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Ruby Loves... 25 Corkers of Note

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Ruby Blue
Ruby Blue
"Electro-Jazz craziness as the ex-Moloko frontlady joins forces with Matthew Herbert and this is the result.  Give it time - it's a grower."
The Milk-Eyed Mender
The Milk-Eyed Mender
"What Bjork would make if she did folk.  Gorgeous."
A Certain Trigger/Live In Toyko
A Certain Trigger/Live In Toyko
"You don't need me to tell you this is good.  You already know it is."
The May Street Project
The May Street Project
"Criminally under-rated Texan recording in the UK.  Country-rock-hiphop-pop fusion and fabulous for it."
Little Black Numbers
Little Black Numbers
"Beautifully intimate acoustic album, recorded at home.  Delicious."
Maxinquaye
Maxinquaye
"The best album ever made?  Quite possibly.  Atmospheric and spooky.  My No.1 desert island disc."
To Bring You My Love
To Bring You My Love
"Flamenco-blues-rock from one of Britain's most well-respected female performers."
The K&D Sessions
The K&D Sessions
"An after hours post-club mix to treasure."
Mono - When Shapes Join Together
Mono - When Shapes Join Together
"Intelligent chilled out jazzy hiphop and funky breaks from Brighton's favourite independent label."
Stampede
Stampede
"Retro funk & soul from Brighton's Tru Thoughts stable.  It rocks."
Blue
Blue
"A stone cold classic and with good reason.  See where Beth Orton & Tracey Chapman nicked all their best ideas."
Way to Blue: An introduction to Nick Drake
Way to Blue: An introduction to Nick Drake
"Superb introduction to a tragically under-exposed performer.  Acoustic loveliness."
Just Like Blood
Just Like Blood
"Beautiful.  Bluesy-rock heartbreak album par excellence."
Run Come Save Me
Run Come Save Me
"Grimey UK hiphop classic."
Very Mercenary
Very Mercenary
"UK hiphop label, Ninja Tune's, finest album to date.  Cinematic, laidback funk.  Essential."
American Thighs
American Thighs
"Choir girl harmonies elbowing jagged punk rock guitars.  One of the albums that made my teens!"
Elastica
Elastica
"Britpop was the wrong term for this band.  They were far more punk than pop.  Sounds as good today as it did back then."
Come Get It I Got It
Come Get It I Got It
"Classic funk and soul mixed with contemporary funk and soul.  I'm yet to meet anyone who doesn't like this mix."
Blue Lines
Blue Lines
"Swelling orchestration, deep beats, fabulous vocals.  Another of my desert island discs."
Try Whistling This
Try Whistling This
"First solo outing from the former Crowded House man."
Animal Magic
Animal Magic
"I can't even describe this album.  If I tell you it's another "chill out cd" I'm doing it a massive disservice.  Folky melancholia & blissful beats make this a class act."
Keep It Unreal
Keep It Unreal
"Classic happy beats from the classic happy beatmonger.  Pour yourself a cup of tea and have another biscuit!"
Ray Of Light (U.S. Version)
Ray Of Light (U.S. Version)
"Ha!  You weren't expecting that, were you?   Pop like it ought to be."
Heartbreaker
Heartbreaker
"The ultimate alt-country heartbreak album."
Loveless
Loveless
"The man who gave me this told me "If there is music in heaven, it will sound like this."  I think he might be right.  Just don't expect harps and choirs.  Enjoy!"