Grant Burnside

Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (13 of 13)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 945,308 - Total Helpful Votes: 13 of 13
On The Groove Train, Vol. 1, 1975 - 1993 ~ Various Artists
11 of 11 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars A real shame . . ., 4 Dec 2012
I was deliriously happy to find out that Donna Summer's rare 'Virgin Mary' 45 was going to be included here - yet when I received and then played it, BOY was I disappointed! The song has a glitch around the two minute mark, in that it skips, jumps . . . Just like an old 45 used to. I friend of mine (who also noticed it immediately) contacted Repertoire who said that this was the version they had, which was taken directly from an early European 'Greatest Hits' back in the day. Well, I have that very album and the version of 'Mary' on there is perfect, as is my original 7" 45. Whilst I don't expect or want a refund for this album, I would at least expect they press it again and take a little… Read more
Barbra: A Retrospective by Allegra Rossi
Barbra: A Retrospective by Allegra Rossi
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Like buttah!, 24 Feb 2012
With such a task, and so many people involved, there are bound to be one or two small errors. And, until Streisand herself pens an autbiography, a lot of what we know about her will always be hearsay. Though overall this is a very good book, even though I say it myself. As for the comment about 'I don't care what you say about me, just make sure you get my name wrong' . . . . have you missed the point? BARBARA changed her name, hence 'Get it wrong'! Doh!