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Lets Hunt and Kill Bryan Adams

Advantages: Chilled Out Slightly Disturbing Stuff
Disadvantages: Me Ranting About Vanishing Point

As a man possessed by a new found love of electronica this Album was purchased upon a whim, I had heard and read lots of good stuff about Boards of Canada and it can in a rather sexy digipack, and that is a major selling point in my book. Also I am of the ...

Champ666 01.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Campfire Headphase - Boards of Canada

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For Plaid fans only

Advantages: 9 interesting tracks
Disadvantages: 26 horrendous tracks

Before settling with "Plaid" as a name for their group, Andrew Turner and Ed Handley were known under various titles: Atypic, Balil, and their most notorious one, The Black Dog. During these name-shifting years, they would release quite a bit of material ...

gantzgraf 21.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Trainer - Plaid

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Wax the nip

Advantages: Intelligent and inspirational.
Disadvantages: It's an aquired taste

Widely considered Aphex Twin's (aka Richard D. James)landmark album, ICBYD ranks as some of his best (and most consistantly good) work ever. Some listeners may find it 'difficult'- it's dance music that you wouldn't want to dance to. This album is arg ...

eraserhead 23.12.2000 · Read full review
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Review of I Care Because You Do - Aphex Twin

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Not one of Aphex Twin's best releases, but still okay

Advantages: Some nice tracks here, appreciate the Acid Techno influence
Disadvantages: There are much better Aphex Twin releases - Drukqs, SAW & AFX - Classcs, for instace

...was actually my first Aphex Twin album. Some guy on the Flaming Lips forum recommended it because it was his favourite one. I thought I dug it, months later I realized I didn't, came back to it a year or so later, thought I dug it again, came to the ...

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Review of I Care Because You Do - Aphex Twin

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Spokes on vinyl

Advantages: Will blow you and your sound system away
Disadvantages: Some tracks can be very wierd

Firstly I would like to say a few things about reviewing music in general: reviewing music should not just be about listening to some tracks and coming up with an opinion - it should be an account of the whole experience from the album cover right through ...

pentascape 27.11.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Spokes - Plaid

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