Mark Phillips

Helpful votes received on reviews: 60% (221 of 371)
Location: London, UK
Birthday: 28 Dec
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Broadcaster and journalist, living in London.

Music, media, radio and popular culture.

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Atlantic R&B 1947 - 1974 8 Volumes Box Set ~ Various Artists
The music is fantastic, no doubt about that.

But if you buy each of the 8 volumes separately from Amazon they are available on Amazon autorip, so why isn't this box on there too? It's the same 8 volumes in a flimsy cardboard wrapper.

Makes no sense....
Here Come the Tremeloes: the Complete 1967 Session&hellip ~ Tremeloes
The Tremeloes were a hugely underrated band, capable of performing in many styles, all perfectly executed.

Although Silence Is Golden (a cover of a Four Seasons B side) shot them to Number 1 in the UK, they were turning out perfectly produced slices of pop from the start of their time on CBS, Starting with Here Comes My Baby, they combined an infectious riff with a Cat Stevens song and off they went.

The reason I say this is not actually the Complete 1967 sessions is because they cut 2 different versions of the song Even The Bad Tines Are Good, which compilers keep getting confused with. The earlier version was I believe an album cut and runs 2'37". The later and… Read more
Luxury Vintage Genuine Real Leather Flip Case Wall&hellip by thegadgetbay ltd
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
This item is described as "genuine real leather" but then as PU which means plastic, fake, faux leather. So which is it?

Perhaps they mean it's real fake leather?

Not helpful.

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