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Easy Star All Stars - Radiodred: Tribute to OK Com&hellip ~ Easy Star All-Stars
5.0 out of 5 stars Hail To The Dread!, 5 Sep 2006
First of all I have to say I love Dub Side Of The Moon by the Easy Star All-Stars! I stumbled upon it by accident and, before hearing it, was ready to dismiss it as a bit of a novelty record. Now, given the choice between Dub Side Of The Moon and the original Pink Floyd version I would go with the Easy Star All-Stars everytime! I even saw them perform the whole album last year in one of the best gigs I've been to in years!

However, I felt sure it would be a one-off though. How could they possibly top it? What would they cover next? There was a massive sense of anticipation on discovering that they were to cover Radiohead's OK Computer but I was half-expecting the idea to wear… Read more
Neil Young: Greendale [DVD] [2004] <b>DVD</b> ~ Neil Young
8 of 10 people found the following review helpful
I spent a captivating hour watching this and was rewarded by a second viewing. The film makes great sense of the soundtrack which was released two summers ago. Its a story about a family, the Greens, and their fights against the establishment.... maybe you will see the devil in a new light?
Greatest Hits [Cd Only] ~ Neil Young
26 of 30 people found the following review helpful
What are "Greatest Hits" albums for? Partly a cynical music biz ploy to make people part with their well-earned cash in the run-up to Xmas? Undoubtedly - but they can also be used as a means of introducing new listeners to one of the most important rock musicians of the last 40 years
Who are "Greatest Hits" albums for? Not the die-hard and loyal fan that has bought every album, video, DVD or been to every gig on every tour in living memory! In this case, it is for the occasional Neil Young fans or, perhaps more importantly, the next generation of Neil Young fans.
I can remember when I first got into Neil Young when I heard him play Rockin' In The Free World at the Mandela tribute… Read more