Christopher Hunter

Helpful votes received on reviews: 83% (853 of 1,024)
Location: Farnham UK
In My Own Words:
Early 40's. Hugely into music. Very diverse tastes from ambient, house, indie, indie-country, early music, dance, electronic, african and middle eastern music and some areas of classical and experimental.


Top Reviewer Ranking: 11,221 - Total Helpful Votes: 853 of 1024
Tales of Us ~ Goldfrapp
Tales of Us ~ Goldfrapp
5.0 out of 5 stars Album of the Year, 31 Oct 2013
I am completely in love with this record. I have always liked Goldfrapp a lot but felt they always had the potential to produce a masterpiece which would reach down to a deeper sound. Well this is it! I really don't think there is a bad tack on this record. My particular faves are 'Jo', 'Drew', 'Thea' and 'Stranger' but then I am a sucker for strings and melancholy.

Every time I play this record I find something new in it. It is very obvious that an enormous amount of time and effort has gone into producing a record that has a real depth in the songwriting and a huge amount of ingenuity in terms of the interplay between different instruments and the vocals. It's also clear that… Read more
Jane 1-11 ~ Harold Budd
Jane 1-11 ~ Harold Budd
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
Harold Budd is an interesting artist. He must be a workaholic as there seems to be an endless number of recordings he seems to either produce by himself or in collaboration with other artists. What is particularly rewarding is that he never stops pushing forward in terms of what he records. Jane 1 - 11 is an excellent record but it's not always a restful experience and that's good. The opening track, Jane - 1 seems to be underpinned by a sense of unease and even 'urgency' as a repetitive beat pushes the occasional sweeps of sound along. Other tracks are beautiful and sometimes almost bordering on disappearing into an ethereal distance but there is still something that re-occurs every now… Read more
Looney Tunes: The Best Of Daffy Duck And Porky Pig&hellip <b>DVD</b> ~ Looney Tunes
this has some magic Daffy Duck cartoons on. It also has some very odd Porky Pig cartoons which occasionally border on the surreal! It's well worth getting for the very funny 'toons and just to witness some of excursions of the 50's and 60's...particularly the Salvador Dali orientated one!

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