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Transatlantic Sessions - Series 4: Volume Two <a href="http://www.amazon.co.uk/Transatlantic-Sessions-Series-Volume-Two/dp/artist-redirect/B003U9ANBO">Aly Bain and Jerry Douglas</a><span class="byLinePipe"> | </span><span class="byLinePipe">Format:</span> MP3 Download
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2.0 out of 5 stars Disappointing, 12 Jun 2011
After BBC showed some repeats of this series I ordered Series 1, 3 and 4.
Series 1 is magical, however the later ones are increaasingly poor.
The performers seem carried away with mutual congratulation. There is an emphasis on a wider range of music, and I for one cannot stand bagpipes!
I found myself fast forwarding through a lot of the items. Some are dirges, some are what a character in Minder described as "Diddly-diddly music", and one female singer sounded like a cat whose tail has been trodden on. Even the senior musician Aly Bain said in the documentary that he had doubts about her.
I would suggest that they stop the mutual admiration society, and have a look at… Read more