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The ultimate summer anthem

Advantages: One of the most unusual and distinctive summer songs
Disadvantages: The chances are that you love it or hate it

Forty years ago, in May 1970, Radio 1 was dominated by this most unusual record which sounded totally different to anything else around at the time. On casual listen it might almost have been an old blues or jug band sound from a long time before that. ...

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Review of In the Summertime - Mungo Jerry (Single)

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I Still Believe

Advantages: ITS FRANK TURNER!
Disadvantages: -

...most of you may know, I am a huge Frank Turner fan. The guy is an absolutely fantastic musician, and has produced an array of awesome songs. 2010 was rare, in the fact that he didn’t release a studio album; unlike the past three years. Instead, he is ...

obscuredbykep 05.11.2010 · Read full review
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DO-Dum, DO-Dum, DO-Dum

Advantages: I could just live in the first burst of drums.
Disadvantages: You are guaranteed to look like a demented monkey during the drum section as you try to keep up.

...hate him there is just no denying that Phil came up with a winner of a first single with ”In the Air Tonight.” Although at the time of its release the song never did make it to the number one spot either here in the UK or Stateside. The s ...

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Review of In the Air Tonight - Phil Collins (Single)

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And You Should Love It, Way More Than You Hate It

Advantages: Great rhythm and beat, good lyrics, all round brilliant song
Disadvantages: None, but some swearing (if you count that as a disadvantage)

Ever since importing a couple of Eminem albums onto my laptop a few days ago, I’ve decided to get back into rap music with aplomb. As a teenager, rap and hip hop was my favourite music genre, with performers such as Eminem and 50 Cent very high up on my ‘ ...

charlsayslol 20.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of In da Club - 50 Cent (Single)

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Genuinely Terrible

Advantages: Nothing. This is heinous.
Disadvantages: Shit. Overwhelmingly so. Has disdain for you, and you haven't even noticed yet.

I have failed the Shamanic temple of Indie Rock. Where once I spent long nights rallying against the rain with torrents of Nick Cave and foggy Shins tracks, I now spend in the company of Diana Vickers and Girls Aloud. And if you say Girls Aloud aren’t a r ...

Seresecros 24.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of I Gotta Feeling - Black Eyed Peas (Single)

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