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Folk purists hate this - the rest of us love it

Advantages: One of the great folk rock classics
Disadvantages: If you like your folk music unsullied by electric guitars, you'll loathe it

Q. How do you make a folk music purist splutter with rage? A. Mention Steeleye Span’s ‘All Around My Hat’. In 1975 Steeleye Span were a well respected folk group, perhaps the most successful of many outfits ever formed by a former member of ...

JOHNV 13.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of All Around My Hat - Steeleye Span (Single)

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Let Me See It!

Advantages: Great party-starter
Disadvantages: Repetition in verses

It seems as though a number of widespread fashion trends have a trigger which initially leads to the popularity dramatically growing in no time at all. Usually this comes as a well-known celebrity wears or endorses it and in some cases music can directly ...

XICripZ 04.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Thong Song - Sisqo (Single)

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Awful song made slightly more tolerable with Barker Treatment

Advantages: Its not the original
Disadvantages: it's still awful

General Info Soulja Boy (tell em) is a "rap artist" from Chicago, he is also said to be a producer, actor and entrepenaur all though i find this man having any talent completely dismisable. Travis Barker is a Punk/hip hop drummer formerly of "Th ...

peteellis 06.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Crank That (Soulja Boy) [Travis Barker Remix] - Soulja Boy Tell'Em (Single)

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They Only Hit Until You Cry...

Advantages: A powerful song, all the more effective for its simplicity
Disadvantages: The subject matter

HER NAME IS VEGA Growing up in the Big Apple during the early eighties, it was hard to avoid the folk-inspired, acoustic guitar-based music produced by native New Yorker Suzanne Vega. She had a likeable penchant for producing infectious, uncomplica ...

Hishyeness 08.10.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Luka - Suzanne Vega (Single)

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I've been kissed by a rose on the grave

Advantages: Beautiful soulful song.
Disadvantages: The studio version has less magic than listening to Seal sing it live.

"There used to be a graying tower alone on the sea. You became the light on the dark side of me. Love remained a drug that's the high and not the pill. But did you know, That when it snows, My eyes become large and The light that you shine can be se ...

CGholy 01.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Kiss from a Rose - Seal (Single)

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