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Before After ~ Heaven 17
Before After ~ Heaven 17
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A New Slice Of Heaven, 16 Dec 2005
After nearly eight years and a few problems with record labels Heaven 17 are back. Before After showcases the talent of the Trio by giving the listener a cd full of high energy feel good grooves. Starkly different from any of there previous recordings B/A focuses more on dance music with 10 outstanding tracks for once a group has given us an album that contains no fillers. Glenn Gregory's voice is up to his usual outstanding standard and Martyn Ware and Ian Craig-Marsh do an excellent job with the instrumentation. Do not be put off by the groups retro label these chaps are pioneers of the UK dance scene and have influenced groups such as Depeche mode and Richard X, with there… Read more
Let's All Make A Bomb ~ Heaven 17
Let's All Make A Bomb ~ Heaven 17
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Not another reissue, 31 Aug 2003
Lets all make a bomb. I just do not get what H17 are up to this is the latest incarnation of the live cd, Live at last.
The CD itself has been newly packaged with a few new sleeve notes and some fuzzy pictures of Glenn Gregory. Plus three new audio tracks previously only available as video file on the second version How Live Is. If you are a fan and own any of the other live cds then do not bother with this one it is no differant,if you are new to Heaven 17 or have seen them on the Here and Now tours then this is just what you are looking for.The performance is vibrant and passionate. All the greatest hits are covered plus an added bonus of the Human League song being boiled… Read more
Dirk Wears White Sox ~ Adam & The Ants
Dirk Wears White Sox ~ Adam & The Ants
4 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A Classic, 25 Nov 2001
This album defined the sound of Adam Ant, to say this album is punk would not be strictly true it is more like dark pop. A bridge between punk and glam. The songs on this album do sound raw and almost unpolished but that just adds to the feel of things. If you enjoyed the new wave music of the late seventies then this is for you if you just want a classic cd in your collection then this is the gem. Adam Ant is one of the most finest performers of the last 20 years and this proof of that.