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The Temperance Movement ~ The Temperance Movement
The Temperance Movement ~ The Temperance Movement
I rarely write reviews but I am compelled to on this occasion. Caught them on Planet Rock about 6 months ago and got the early releases and then finally this debut album. It has been on constant rotation. Although brilliant, the album doesn't do justice to how awesome they are live. Saw then last week in Amsterdam at BitterZoet. Man they rocked. Incredibly tight. All the musicians are top drawer. The songs show a maturity well beyond their years and with Phil Campbell's voice standing out from the crowd they avoid being labeled as derivative. That said, if you see them live, you'll know that Phil's super high-energy is spell-binding but a little too much like an early Mick Jagger so perhaps… Read more
6 x Membrane Screen Protectors for Garmin Forerunn&hellip
It is a simple enough idea and product, but on all 6 of them, when I pulled off Tab 2, it left a residue of glue. Maybe I had a bad lot - and if the reseller is reading this he might like to send me another batch and I am happy to try them and delete this review if they work, but I cannot recommend this as it is. Unusable and a complete waste of a few pounds. At this point, I consider you owe me 2.45.
Supernatural ~ The Raphaels
Supernatural ~ The Raphaels
I can't fairly give this five stars as I only downloaded the 7 songs in which Stuart takes lead vocals. It's not that Marcus isn't a pleasant singer, it's just a bit bland when he is leading and that comes out on those tracks. When Stuart takes main vocals it is a seriously different proposition. His song-writing is as tight, meaningful and relevant as it ever was in Big Country, but his voice really sounds as if it had really found perfection. His death (11 years ago tomorrow) was one of the most tragic ever in the large roll-call of early deaths for rock musicians. He really had found a wonderful way of expressing both himself vocally and his talent as a songwriter with this fused country… Read more