P. Blair

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (6 of 6)
Location: Newcastle, England
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 2,819,729 - Total Helpful Votes: 6 of 6
This Is Christmas ~ Emmy The Great
This Is Christmas ~ Emmy The Great
5.0 out of 5 stars A triumph!, 23 Dec 2011
A little bit Phil Spector, with even a smidgen of Wizzard thrown in too. Everything a Christmas album should be, plus surfing and zombies too. Hasn't been off our CD player since we got it early in December.
My Mind's Eye ~ Comsat Angels
My Mind's Eye ~ Comsat Angels
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Several albums down the line and coming after the debacle of copyright problems with the band's name in the US, The Comsat Angels finally heralded their arrival in the 1990s with what many would count as their masterpiece. From the opening bars of Driving, it's clear that Stephen Fellows' songwriting talent and ear for a melody have come together with his brilliant guitar playing and the support of band members Kevin Bacon (bass), Mik Glaisher (drums) and Andy Peake (keyboards) to produce an album that will continue to be played long after their more successful post-punk contemporaries have been forgotten about. Gone are the angular guitar riffs that signified their early arrival on the… Read more
Pink Moon ~ Nick Drake
Pink Moon ~ Nick Drake
5.0 out of 5 stars Raw and shocking, 23 April 2010
A peculiarly Anglo-Saxon form of blues music. Confronted by the rawness of Nick Drake's voice and acoustic guitar alone, this album has the power to shock and move. Simply awesome.