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Cool but never cold: the journey continues

Advantages: As sublime and musically adventurous as ever
Disadvantages: Value for money?

Following on from his virtuosic performance as saxophone soloist on Giya Kancheli's "Night Prayers" (on the ECM New Series CD Caris Mere), Jan Garbarek continues his interest in Northern European tradition and brings it face-to-face with more conventiona ...

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Review of Rites - Jan Garbarek

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'I'm In The Blues'…But I Couldn't Be Happier!

Advantages: foot stomppin', dancing' singing' and jigging' album to lift your spirits!
Disadvantages: Do The Neighbours Like The Blues?!

Reason for purchase ~ ‘Is There A Doctor In The House’ Because I’m a fan of Hugh Laurie! Not enough? Well, I’ve followed the work of this extraordinary skillful guy for decades. This man seems to be able to turn his hand to anything presented to h ...

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Review of Let Them Talk - Hugh Laurie

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Hugh and Cry

Advantages: Surprisingly well performed and enjoyable album
Disadvantages: Tom Jones' voice doesn't work for the blues

I’ve been a Hugh Laurie fan for quite a long time now. His comedy show with Stephen Fry, as well as appearances in “Blackadder” and “Jeeves and Wooster” were part of my early television watching and his more current role in “House” has made that one of t ...

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House Music

Advantages: Quality album performed from the heart
Disadvantages: Tom Jones

Hugh Laurie... Hugh 'House' Laurie is a talented actor, comedian, musician. He's handsome, bright and comes across, at least, as a very nice guy. Surely there's got to be something wrong with him?! 'Let Them Talk' is Laurie's debut album and there do ...

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Let Him Act

Advantages: Some good songs, he has a good voice
Disadvantages: Not an outstanding album by any means, his acting is better

The album ‘Let Them Talk’ by Hugh Laurie was one that I had been meaning to buy ever since it was released. Due to his magnificent comedy and drama acting in ‘House’ and ‘Blackadder’, to name but two of many amazing programmes he has starred in, as well a ...

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