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

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

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

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The winter's dance.

Advantages: A lively and entertaining listen.
Disadvantages: Nothing as far as I am concerned.

Product Description (slightly ammended). Folk rock pioneers. Pop stars and an inspiration to generations. Steeleye Span has been many things. With Maddy Prior, the voice of Steeleye for 40 years at the helm of the line-up which features band stalwart an ...

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Review of Wintersmith - Steeleye Span

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Samantha Crain describes life in Under Branch & Thorn & Tree

Advantages: A great thinking album
Disadvantages: None for me

...While I often preference loud bouncy music, I do have a soft spot for intensively sad narratives about the human condition; lyrics are often important to me. Native American “Oakie” Samantha Crain’s latest album, the 2015 released Under Branch & Thorn & T ...

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Review of Under Branch & Thorn & Tree - Samantha Crain

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I "Often" Wonder What Scriptwriters Are Thinking

Advantages: Not entirely sure
Disadvantages: Poor acting skills from the leads

Aksar meaning "Often" was released in February 2006 and stars Dino Morea, Emraan Hashmi and Udita Goswami as the 3 main protagonists with support from Tara Sharma and Suresh Menon. The film was directed by Ananth Narayan Mahadevan and produced by Shyam Ba ...

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Review of Tim Hardin, Vol. 1/Tim Hardin, Vol. 2 - Tim Hardin

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No creaks on this fine live album!

Advantages: Exuberant, superb playing, fine songs and great tunes
Disadvantages: More "feel" of a live album could have been included when edited

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2mennycds 29.10.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Walnut Creek (Live Recording) - Dave Swarbrick

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