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Waiting for a miracle - But nothing ever happens

Advantages: Original,emotinal,unique,dark,somber,atmospheric
Disadvantages: Polydor, the label who treated the band so unfairly, CD VERY pricey (get the LP)

The funny thing about The Comsat Angels for me is the fact that I never came to the band via this record. As this was indeed the post punk outfits first and maybe most acclaimed album, it came out in 1980 on the cusp of the new wave art rock scene. This w ...

KHetherington 13.11.2013 · Read full review
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The debut of a supergroup

Advantages: Sometimes refreshing sound, sometimes they are clumsy, this sounds funny, some lyrics.
Disadvantages: Sound sometimes worse, being to much clumsy, 4 bad songs, some lyrics are incomprihensible, I miss one special song.

Dear readers, sorry for my mistakes, but this one will be my first review in English and I'll try my very best, I'll tell You about the first album named "Boy" of Irish rock group U2 and will start my U2-series. ############# Introduction: ########## ...

zoobremia 18.02.2004 · Read full review
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A hint of impending stardom

Advantages: Warm , energetic, full of innocence and defiance, "widescreen" production.
Disadvantages: mash of too many different influences within a short album.

(Also published on my U2 forum.) It's only fitting U2's first album was called Boy. The band's debut effort is a collection of songs displaying an abundance of innocence and youthful optimism in the face of adversity. At the time of the album's release ...

sallycinnamon78 22.05.2006 · Read full review
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U2 Can Own This Album. Buy It.

Advantages: Originality, An Insight into U2's early years, Strong Musicianship
Disadvantages: A Bittersweet Ending After Just Eleven Songs

Introduction This was it. This was U2's debut album. A straight insight into what the band was all about, and at a young age, before the hype of being one of the world's biggest musical acts. Musicianship The first track starts. A guitar ...

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The Beginning Of U2

Advantages: I Will Follow, Twillight, A Day Without Me
Disadvantages: The Ocean, Another time Another Place

Not been on ciao for ages, have recently got a load of cd's and dvd's, and i will try and review them in the coming months. First Up is U2 - Boy, which was released in 1980, i got this as a birthday present and was suspicious at first, as everyone i kn ...

The_Glasgow_Superstar 10.08.2005 · Read full review
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