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A Curious Collection Of Songs by Genesis

Advantages: Some fantastic, thought-provoking, catchy songs. Lots of variation in style.
Disadvantages: A couple of weaker tracks.

...This self-titled (also known as 'The Shapes') album was released by the Genesis threesome of Phil Collins, Tony Banks and Mike Rutherford in 1983. The album was given it's eponymous title to mark the fact that the band had worked on all nine songs as a un ...

justarube 13.09.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Genesis - Genesis

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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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Gong's Hippy Space Jazz Classic and Loin Cackle;1973's Angels Egg

Advantages: A good hippy album
Disadvantages: A little too sprawling and free thinking

Not that Iíve ever conducted an authoritative survey on the subject but Iím guessing there arenít that many teenage boys who wonít have had some idle fantasies about being instructed in the ways of love by a foxy older lady. I guess the term Cougar is a p ...

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Review of Angel's Egg (Radio Gnome Invisible, Vol. 2) - Gong

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A New Day Yesterday

Advantages: One of the great rock-folk albums and a timeless classic
Disadvantages: Only one or two weak moments

Stand Up was Jethro Tull's second album first released in 1969 and reached #1 in the British charts. I remember the tatty gatefold LP album bought by a friend of mine in a second-hand record shop in the early 1990s. The album cover artwork, designed by ar ...

Zmugzy 06.10.2008 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Stand Up (Digitally Remastered) - Jethro Tull

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Earthbound, with a thud

Advantages: Interesting takes from a volatile line-up
Disadvantages: Poor sound quality, some inferior performances

King Crimson always were (and still are) a hard sell. An uber intelligent, brooding, dark and mysterious English prog rock band with constant in-fighting, more line up changes than you can throw a stick at and, in leader/guitarist Robert Fripp, featuring ...

great_badir 17.08.2006 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Earthbound (Limited Edition/Live Recording) - King Crimson

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