Robin P Boyes

A place of my own, to relax with me
Helpful votes received on reviews: 71% (10 of 14)
Birthday: 28 Aug


Top Reviewer Ranking: 91,195 - Total Helpful Votes: 10 of 14
Heaven & Earth ~ Yes
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2.0 out of 5 stars Poor old lads, 9 Aug 2014
Sorry to agree with a lot of the reviews, but this release has little if any of the intricate Yes, with great time changes and within and around bits and pieces of little, but needed sounds musical thoughts. Steve Howe's guitar still holds some of the songs together. But overall an album to be left in the second hand rack. Going through the motions spring to mind.

Maybe an unthinkable thought, how about sticking to live performances of old material, if you really need the money, or better still give it up and save us all our money and hope, leaving yourselves to history.
Carolina Dreams [Us Import] ~ The Marshall Tucker Band
Carolina Dreams [Us Import] ~ The Marshall Tucker Band
Having grown up with the blues of the late 50's moving quickly onto sixties British rock and pop, then as I believed the real thing of serious rock music from the late sixties early seventies, looking at country & western with a sideways sneer, other than a slight liking for the likes of Tex Ritter, Jim Reeves & co until Jonny Cash interrupted my flow, and grabbed a chunk of interest.

Then for some reason I bought a Marshall Tucker Band album, I liked it, then one day I happen to see Carolina Dreams. This single purchase change my restricted listening for life.

This album, to me takes country and western into a totally new area of music. The whole album is as… Read more
Hunters And Collectors [Australian Import] ~ Hunters & Collectors
After an illness I thought would be the end, I sold my collection of some 70.000 LP's and CD's saving my wife the hassle after the event. Well bugger me, I survived and came back to an music less house, again, bugger that was a bloody silly thing to do, my wife agreed, this did not help. So I had to set to the task of replacement, so I thought I would get into the new world and download everything, but annoyingly not all was available.

The reason I bore you with this is that as I started replacing things, I found it was great to re introduce myself to the music as it arrived, but I unfortunately also realised I could not remember everything I had. Then one day Hunters &… Read more

Wish List

20th Century Drifter/MCA Years ~ Marty Robbins