James Kirk

Helpful votes received on reviews: 86% (31 of 36)
Location: Bath UK


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Glass: Solo Piano ~ Philip Glass
Glass: Solo Piano ~ Philip Glass
24 of 26 people found the following review helpful
Solo Piano represents some of the more minimal work of Philip Glass. Very different in feel to say Powaqattsi or some of his other film scores this bears more resemblance to the soundtrack to The Hours. In fact part Two of Metamorphosis formed basis of the main theme from this soundtrack.

Whilst themeatically repetative throughout the CD, the various compositions were produced for different occasions, and collated on this album; Metamorphosis takes it's name from a play based on Kafka's short story. Parts Three and Four were written as accompaniment to the play, and parts One and Two use themes from Glass' soundtrack to The Thin Blue Line by Errol Morris. The piece Mad Rush was… Read more
Unweaving the Rainbow ~ Frameshift
Unweaving the Rainbow ~ Frameshift
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
This is James LaBrie's vocal talents at their very best, and he has a lot of them. His voice is slightly more raw and more "real" than it is with Dream Theater. More as he sounds with the no longer existing Mullmuzzler. The album is focussing mainly of course on his voice. Slightly cheesy theme, but what prog isn't
a great album
HP PhotoSmart 735 Digital Camera [3MP 3xOptical] by HP
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
HP should stick to what they know, making printers. They should stay away from making software and cameras. The batteries last for about 20 - 30 pictures. I have had 2 replacements now because they broke. They are badly made, they waste space and are generallly very shoddy pieces of equipment.

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