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Is there anybody throwing bricks outside ?

Advantages: 6 great songs, "Scarlet", enormous increasing in comparison to "Boy", fine lyrics.
Disadvantages: The booklet, some songs still seems to be unfinished and end within sound.

Dear readers, after starting U2-series at ciao.co.uk, my next review will describe the next publishing of the band, the album "October". If somebody never heard on U2 or just knows some songs, here are some informations on the band. ################# ...

zoobremia 23.02.2004 · Read full review
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October

Advantages: Early classics
Disadvantages: Very dated

U2's first album, which sent them on the road to fame and fortune. Altough now the tracks seem very dated, they are still great to listen to. Gloria is one of the more famous tracks on the undoubtedly good album. Edge's guitar rythms were far from what th ...

jelfsy16 10.09.2000 · Read full review

Review of Meet Your Guardian Angel - Jacky Newcomb

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Spiritual

Advantages: Very strong songs
Disadvantages: A bit pompous

In July 1981, the Irish band U2 finally broke into the British singles chart with Fire, which reached number 35, and three months later a second album, October, emerged. Produced like its predecessor by Steve Lillywhite, October was in the same stylistic ...

dave27 12.10.2000 · Read full review

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A work of genius

Advantages: Mike Oldfield at his best!!!
Disadvantages: No track access on CD

...After a few years of Mike Oldfield losing his way a little,writing commercial pop songs,this album is an explosion of acoustic musical genius played by a very talented Mike Oldfield. Amarok is like Mike Oldfield had remembered what he used to do,and do ...

melodymaker 13.11.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Amarok - Mike Oldfield

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Amarok, the forgotten masterpiece

Advantages: A return to the Classic Mike Oldfield Instrumental
Disadvantages: Only 60 Minutes

Mike Oldfield's Amarok is concidered by his fans to be his greatest work, certainly on par with the holy trilogy of Tubular Bells, Hergest Ridge and Ommadawn. For this album, Oldfield forgot synthesizers, computers and the fairlight technology which domin ...

goddzee 09.01.2001 · Read full review
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