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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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SUPERB CLASSIC GENESIS IN IT'S HEYDAY - BUY IT

Advantages: Classic Peter Gabriel Genesis, Atmospheric, Wonderful Instrumentation
Disadvantages: You do have to switch off eventually

...I have been listening to this album since it was released (Bloody hell that dates me) I originally bought it on vinyl in 1973, a collectors SuperVinyl pressing and the CD recently, and have been listening to Selling England on and off for all of those ...

jerzed 19.10.2005 · Read full review
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The real owner of that lonely heart..

Advantages: Easy to listen to - Pleasant songs
Disadvantages: Probably not for a true yes fans

I didn't buy a copy of this album until around 1994 when I was a student at Loughborough University. Living the student lifestyle at the time music became a great source of relaxation and I thought it really was about time I bought a copy of this and I'l ...

Lindylou13 22.06.2005 · Read full review
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Review of 90125 - Yes

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