Eli

 
Helpful votes received on reviews: 87% (27 of 31)
Location: North East England - The UK
In My Own Words:
I live in North East England. I am 41 years old. I am married to Dawn Ruth and we have a seven year old son called James Luke. We have a family pet called a Nissan Primera GT. It has full leather seats and is fabulous to drive - one of the best medium range family cars ever made! I would like to visit every state in America and meet lots of beautiful American citizens....

Interests
#1. Likes Since Childhood: Laurel & Hardy; Columbo; the individual's right to free thought.....
#2. Also Likes Music - especially John Michael Talbot; Bob Dylan; Billy Mackenzie; Joy Division; Kraftwerk; Kosheen; John Foxx; Ellen Allien;
#3. Really … Read more
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,383,265 - Total Helpful Votes: 27 of 31
Run ~ Snow Patrol
Run ~ Snow Patrol
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
I first heard 'Run' on Monday the 22nd of January 2007. It was used as the background music for the very end of a BBC1 afternoon play. Oh! my goodness, what a fabulously fitting work of musical art in that part of the show. I did not have a clue what the song was called or who was singing it. But I just had to have it! I searched the web throughout the evening - using scant parts of the lyrics with which to search. Today, I am now playing the CD song on my PC -I cannot turn it off. I must admit that I think that the third track is better listening choice than the second, and the CDROM video of 'Run' is worth viewing. This is such a beautiful and emmotive, spine tingling song. Oh! the chorus… Read more
Tour De France ~ Kraftwerk
Tour De France ~ Kraftwerk
5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
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There is [and undoubtedly will continue to be] a fair degree of criticism of this album.
It has been deemed to be too 'repetitive', 'dull' and 'boring'.
Such broad, sweeping charges should cause us to cast a more discerning and critical
eye on both this and other Kraftwerk projects. Take for example, 'Trans Europa Express'
[the German version]. On that album there are 3 sequential variations of the title track;
and the last track offers a brief variation or 'reprise' of the first. Again, two tracks on one
of the most influential concept albums of all time are variants on a singular general… Read more
Tour De France ~ Kraftwerk
Tour De France ~ Kraftwerk
6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
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There is [and undoubtedly will continue to be] a fair degree of criticism of this album.
It has been deemed to be too 'repetitive', 'dull' and 'boring'.
Such broad, sweeping charges should cause us to cast a more discerning and critical
eye on both this and other Kraftwerk projects. Take for example, 'Trans Europa Express'
[the German version]. On that album there are 3 sequential variations of the title track;
and the last track offers a brief variation or 'reprise' of the first. Again, two tracks on one
of the most influential concept albums of all time are variants on a singular theme… Read more