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Helpful votes received on reviews: 72% (129 of 180)
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 154,751 - Total Helpful Votes: 129 of 180
Fisherman's Box: The Complete Fisherman's Blues Se&hellip ~ The Waterboys
4 of 7 people found the following review helpful
I cannot fault the musical content of this set, nor the quality of the vinyl but I'd love to know just how many of these have been returned to amazon and the like with complaints upon purchase.

I noticed a few people complaining about damages within the box on Mike Scotts (@MickPuck) twitter and also a few rumblings on other forums, i've also just noted the complaints listed here too, but here i am on my 3rd return to amazon and it's the same recurring problem.

The foam which houses the cds within the box set is glued to the box itself, the bright sparks who have manufactured the set have put the glue on, placed the foam in...and then immediately placed the cds in… Read more
Sundark And Riverlight ~ Patrick Wolf
Sundark And Riverlight ~ Patrick Wolf
Patrick Wolf is a man who just emanates talent, Within this two disc set he re-imagines his selected back catalogue, bringing forth a yearning and beauty that you may have missed previously when the songs were released in different incarnations. It's a truly wonderful and uplifting experience when you journey through this album from start to finish, So many emotions held therein as you travel through each song. I always gravitate to 'Teignmouth' as an example, A truly beautiful reading of the song encapsulated here.

Buy, Listen, immerse, enjoy
Brendan Kennelly: Behind the Smile by Sandrine Brisset
1 of 6 people found the following review helpful
I really enjoyed this book, It's so close to the bone that you can almost taste the marrow, which will make for uncomfortable reading for *certain* individuals involved therein, but you can't glorify and earn a living off your ongoing, and institutional mental health disorders and not expect to have a negative light shone right into your face. Reality can be a cruel mistress when you strip away the sleight of hand and dressing up of the,often run of the mill,stories the public have had to endure with regard to this family and their troublesome (and wearisome) daughter and her antics.

Brendan Kennelly is a national treasure, a truly lovely and genius of a man and writer,that is… Read more