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Sublime House R&B

Advantages: can be played over and over without tedium
Disadvantages: not much

There are thousands of unknown singer song writers and musicians starving in their Paris attics? Or was that one hundred years ago? They however influence the main stream as they go see all the other unknown artists and in doing so make them known. ...

essential1 24.06.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Saint Germain Lounge - Various Artists

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Back To Love 03.02 - Various Artists

Advantages: Fantastic Full-Length Dance Classics
Disadvantages: A few substandard fillers...

I've got all the Back To Love compilations from Hed Kandi of of "classic tracks that gave birth to a whole generation of clubbers", and was listening to this one (well, both CD's in this double-pack actually) in my car earlier today, so though't I'd let y ...

matt_fantastic 06.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Back To Love 03.02 - Various Artists

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MAW music, anyone?

Advantages: good mix of established and up-and-coming artists
Disadvantages: maybe adapted for a club crowd?

...i start gushing at any point in this review, then let the roof come down upon me and bury me under rubble. I am most definitely and catergorically the biggest fan of all things MAW. Masters at Work to me are like the scene in Harry Potter And The Priso ...

Anii 13.03.2006 · Read full review
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Review of In The House - Masters At Work (Soul Heaven Presents/Mixed By Masters At Work) - Various Artists

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Hooked!

Advantages: Bass hooks and drum kicks set to destroy any soundsystem!
Disadvantages: Majority of the album may be too slightly down-tempo for some people!

...This album defintley got me hooked on Groove Armada. This album in particular, has very rarely left my cd player. It's perfect for any occasion. Following on from the critical acclaim of their previous album (Vertigo), Goodbye Country (Hello Nightclub) ha ...

tim18 10.06.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Goodbye Country (Hello Nightclub) - Groove Armada

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Experiment like a tourist?

Advantages: mind boggling
Disadvantages: won't tell you what to think say or do if that is what you want

What a paradox it is to think you have heard it all in the music industry and you know what you like and dislike. Paradox about this sought of thing, about our being, is for a realist like me the best thing in the world. That is paradoxically rather than ...

essential1 25.06.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Tourist - St Germain

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