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The Man In Black lives on!

Advantages: 104 songs means great value for money, plus, a book!
Disadvantages: Not a chance of getting this on your CD shelf, it is a tall book too!

...I couldn't believe my eyes when I realised that a review hadn't been written on this great box set. Mainly because it is Johnny Cash, and hence, a legend (as the title of the product suggests)! I shall start straight away with mentioning that you won't ...

Museness 26.02.2006 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Legend [Columbia] - Johnny Cash

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Love, genocide, social injustice, parenthood - moving, evocative

Advantages: Wide scope of subject, moving lyrics, great music
Disadvantages: Becoming rare

+++++ Music reviews donít earn the writer a single penny regardless of what rates are awarded. You may want to bear this in mind when rating. On the other hand, itís taken quite a bit of time to write and edit this review! +++++ Note that the title of t ...

2mennycds 26.04.2017 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Sand In My Shoes - Ralph McTell

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Cowboy Dreams & Country Themes

Advantages: An excellent introduction to some modern day country songs
Disadvantages: If you don't like country music, you probably won't want this one!

Troyal Garth Brooks (born February 7, 1962 in Tulsa, Oklahoma) he is an American country music singer-songwriter. Well known for his stage performances, and bringing 'country' back into the foreground of the music world. My first experience of Garth B ...

little_red_hen 16.08.2006 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Hits - Garth Brooks

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The Hits

Advantages: A true legend
Disadvantages: no

...If you want to listen to the biggest ever country music recording artist this is the album to start with. This is a great selection of Garth Brooks Hits. The Hits album covers his first 14 number one singles; The Hits was released in 1994 and was only ...

the_enlightened_one 31.05.2006 ∑ Read full review
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Life Goes On

Advantages: Excellent album of country-rock and bluegrass, strong vocals, meaningful and powerful
Disadvantages: A largely forgotten album and much underrated

Introduction and Background Following the commercial failure of the 1991 True Love album, the American country-rock band The Desert Rose Band (led by Chris Hillman of The Byrds) were dropped by their label MCA in 1992 and both original guitarist J ...

80smusicreviewer 29.07.2013 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Life Goes On - The Desert Rose Band

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