Mr. D. A. Jones

Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (28 of 31)


Top Reviewer Ranking: 3,708,898 - Total Helpful Votes: 28 of 31
Have One On Me ~ Joanna Newsom
Have One On Me ~ Joanna Newsom
28 of 31 people found the following review helpful
I could quite legitimately be described as a Newsom fanboy. I have loved everything she has done from the helium voiced early Ep's to the intricate fables of Ys. I have seen her live 10 times, and would quite like to marry her. So I am biased, I admit it. At the same time, I think I have a sufficiently independent mind to judge each album on its own merits, and am able to hold my swoon long enough to engage my brain (this is not true at her concerts - she could sing me Uzbeki nursery rhymes backwards and I would be spellbound).

My initial reaction to 'Have One On Me' ( as with most of her output) was slightly puzzled and cautiously hopeful. I know from experience that the… Read more

Wish List