Mr Woodcock

"Mr Woodcock"
Helpful votes received on reviews: 94% (15 of 16)
Location: Nottingham, UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,072,093 - Total Helpful Votes: 15 of 16
Pull the Pin ~ Stereophonics
Pull the Pin ~ Stereophonics
15 of 16 people found the following review helpful
Give it time el-duderino! This one really gets under your skin. I agree that some of the lyrics might be perceived as weak on first listen, but when you consider that Kelly is simply making a matter of fact commentary about the "state of things" (as with Daisy Lane) the surface simplicty of the words seem less crude and much more poignant.

There are some great rock songs on this record. Soldires Make good targets, I could Lose Ya and Ladyluck are classics and Bank Holiday Monday is a really dirty, pacy track which takes us all back to a certain time in our life. The storytelling approach to some of the songs ("pound a can in the garden all day") reminds me of word gets around in… Read more