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Blue Lines
Blue Lines
"Definitive Album. Everyone should own this, a masterpiece."
Screamadelica
Screamadelica
"Ditto, see blue lines."
New York
New York
"Life changing album for me, i saw him perform Romeo and Juliet at the 1990MTV Music awards and bought the album next day. Been a big big fan ever since. Lou Reed at his ascerbic best!"
Blaxploitation
Blaxploitation
"Great series, funkiest of the three. contains loads of classic themes and artists."
One Nation Under a Groove
One Nation Under a Groove
"Feet dont fail me now!!. From deep disco with the titletrack to screamin guitars on Maggot Brain. wow."
A Joyful Noise Unto the Creator
A Joyful Noise Unto the Creator
"Too many funky/fun tracks on one album, way ahead of its time. Still play it loads"
Wish You Were Here
Wish You Were Here
"Gilmores emotive guitar, lyrically expressive, a classic album and my favourite Floyd."
Is This It?
Is This It?
"The most refreshing album in ages, energetic, intense and my favourite driving album. One of the best debuts i can recall."
Wonderland Avenue: Tales of Glamour and Excess (Abacus Books)
Wonderland Avenue: Tales of Glamour and Excess (Abacus Books)
"Sex drugs and rock and roll. The author was good friends with both Jim Morrison and Iggy pop - say no more."
The Crow Road
The Crow Road
"Sex, drugs and exploding grandmothers! Intelligent characterisation, very witty dialogue and a gripping twisty plot."
This Wheel's on Fire : Levon Helm and the Story of the Band
This Wheel's on Fire : Levon Helm and the Story of the Band
"beautifully written biog of one of the most important/influential bands ever. If Dylan, Van the Man, Clapton, Baez loved them they're ok by me."
The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set)
The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set)
"Topical choice but quite simply one of the best stories ever. The first full adult book i ever read."
Consider Phlebas: A Culture Novel (The Culture)
Consider Phlebas: A Culture Novel (The Culture)
"Epic debut SF book for Banks, riveting and intense. Even if you are not normally an SF fan you should read this."
Rainbow Six
Rainbow Six
"the most exciting clancy book and that is saying something. Special Ops group unravelling a deap seated global terrorist conspiracy. couldnt put it down."
Hearts in Atlantis
Hearts in Atlantis
"Something new and totally impressive from King - a 6 short story interlinked series about the growth of characters from a small town, stunning. dont expect gore!"
Complicity (Abacus Paperback)
Complicity (Abacus Paperback)
"Another classic from my favourite author. great plot, very human characters and a rather disturbing first person perspective of a serial killers moves."
Big Wednesday [VHS]
Big Wednesday [VHS]
"Top surf movie but also so much more, one of the most moving biopic views of frienship and rites of passage ever."
Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon [VHS] [2001]
Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon [VHS] [2001]
"Stunning in every way. Say no more. If you havent seen this then you have really missed out"
True Romance [VHS] [1993]
True Romance [VHS] [1993]
"I love all the tarantinos but this one is a somewhat underrated masterpiece. Hugely impressive cast, great plot, top film."
Eddie Izzard: Glorious [VHS]
Eddie Izzard: Glorious [VHS]
"Izzard at his best, guaranteed to make you laugh so much it hurts. i'm covered in bees!!!"
Cool Hand Luke [VHS]
Cool Hand Luke [VHS]
"If you havent seen this then why? Newman at his best, the ultimate doing-time movie(and i also loved shawshank but no contest)"
The Blue Planet - Complete Series Box Set [VHS] [2001]
The Blue Planet - Complete Series Box Set [VHS] [2001]
"BBC does it again. as a biologist/diver/waterholic it doesnt get any better than this."
Heat [VHS] [1996]
Heat [VHS] [1996]
"DeNiro and Pacino, not going to be crap is it? The best cops and robbers film ever."
Crystal Voyager [1972] - Music by Pink Floyd [VHS]
Crystal Voyager [1972] - Music by Pink Floyd [VHS]
"Great story, great photography, Nat Young rips and the Echoes/ Underwater footage montage is simply stunning. Try with Mushrooms!!!!"