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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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Taylor Swift; an excellent debut album. UPDATED.

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Taylor Alison Swift was born December 13th, 1989, and she grew up in Pennsylvania. She is a singer, song-writer and has starred in a few acting roles. She has written or co-written every song she has released, which I personally think is what a sing ...

emily.ha 12.04.2010 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Taylor Swift - Taylor Swift

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Excellent country album, but Taylor Swift is not for her pop fans

Advantages: excellent melodies, poetic lyrics
Disadvantages: nasal sound, very country sound is not for everyone

Taylor Swift - Ms. Swift's debut album - has a very full country sound, full of guitar twangs and fiddles. The album's songs are consistently good (not mediocre, but not flawless either), with a few that fall flat. In my opinion, Taylor's voice has not f ...

scarletwitch 31.12.2014 ∑ Read full review
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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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However far you have to travel to get it - get it!

Advantages: Moving lyrics, wide scope of subject of songs
Disadvantages: None

++++++ Please note: Perhaps understandably, Ciao no longer pay anything at all for music reviews. Any that I post are therefore purely for my own enjoyment Ė and hopefully some readersí benefit. This is a re-vamp of my second ever Ciao review. I didnít ...

2mennycds 29.08.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Somewhere Down The Road - Ralph McTell

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