Although many Bon Jovi fans don't like this album, I personally think its the freshest they sounded during the 2000s. The band were able to experiment and I think it works. Taking 12 of their hits from 1986-2002 the re-arranged the songs by stripping them to their core elements and re-building it. It's certainly an interesting listen, but don't expect to hear the typical arena rock sound your useful. This record is best played in a relaxed atmophere with incense sticks burning and the light down.
My personal highlights are Wanted Dead Or Alive which features a nod to Led Zepplin's Kashmir, whilst rockers, Keep The Faith, Everyday, It's My Life and Born To Be My Baby become… Read more
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I watched the first episode expecting to turn over the channel within the first five minutes as I am not usually a fan of Reeves and Mortimer (but I do love Shooting Stars). Within seconds I found myself laughing out loud. Of course it is zany but possible the more original sit-com on TV. I've never understood why people adore Mrs. Browns Boys with its predictable jokes and bad acting, and yet this show has apparently been cancelled by the BBC after only one series, but is far more inventive, funny and well written.
It reminds me of the comedy gold of the Eighties and Nineties.
17 videos & 17 live videos (all of which I own).
To put this into context of what a wasted opportunity here's a list of the video absent from this released:
She Don't Know Me
In And Out of Love
Never Say Goodbye
Dyin' Ain't Much of A Livin'
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead
Good Guys Don't Always Wear White
Please Come Home For Christmas
Someday I'll Be Saturday Night
This Ain't A Love Song
Something For The Pain
Lie To Me
Midnight In Chelsea
Queen Of New Orleans
Janie Don't Take Your Love to… Read more