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Jethro Tulls A For Anderson Album

Advantages: A New Direction For Tull
Disadvantages: A New Direction For Tull

A was initially to be Andersons solo project but when Chrysallis the bands record Label heard the demos they immediately wanted it be released under the Jethro Tull name. By this time 3 other members of the band had left since Stormwatch. For this proj ...

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Review of A (+DVD) - Jethro Tull

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Not for a Genesis fan

Advantages: Wider range than a single album, easy to listen to
Disadvantages: No older material, mismatched songs

I bought this product soon after its release. Although Genesis have produced a wide range of excellent material during their career, this has effectively "shot themselves in the foot", because a "best of" album cannnot encompass their entire portfolio. ...

ChrisEllyatt_Genesis92 23.09.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Turn It On Again - Genesis

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Easter, here again, a time for the blind to see.

Advantages: Berlin and Easter are masterpieces.
Disadvantages: The track order is dreadful with delicate songs sandwiched in-between loud ones so that the album doesn't flow smoothly from one track to another. I always reprogram the CD player thus: 8-3-1-5-7-2-9-4-6

Following the departure of lead singer Fish to pursue a solo career, the rest of the band struck gold. The replacement they found - Steve Hogarth - has one of the best voices in the known universe. Yes, even better than the Stereophonics' Kelly Jones, for ...

PJE_ 15.04.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Season's End - Marillion

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I Knew What I Liked

Advantages: Peerless mix of prog and pop
Disadvantages: Some self-indulgence, that Phil Collins vocal

Music critic and broadcaster Stuart Maconie recently owned up to a 30-year love affair with the progressive rock group Yes. In the same confessional spirit, I now reveal my own guilty secret. Take a little trip back to the mid-1970s. In the fetid sixt ...

Silverback 02.02.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Selling England by the Pound - Genesis

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Me Im Just A Lawn Mower

Advantages: An improvement on Foxtrot - More Great Songs
Disadvantages: Phil Collins first vocal , but it's not too bad

In late 1973 after the holding operation that was the excellent “Genesis Live”, they got their first major commercial breakthrough in “Selling England By The Pound”, complete with hit single (their first) the oddly titled  ...

mikeydred 18.08.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Selling England by the Pound - Genesis

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