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Entries for 'Pádraic Grant'

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Lucknow Pact 'Open Your Arms'
A review of the album 'Open Your Arms' by Lucknow Pact Review Snapshot: An enjoyable effort that crosses the epic/pop divide, while for the most part negating the more tedious compone...

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Yosei 'The Wind-Up Waltz'
A review of the album 'The Wind-Up Waltz'by Yosei Review Snapshot: A beautifully restrained album, an exercise in the art of cool playing and the emotion that can be generated through the ...

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VV Brown 'Travelling Like The Light'
A review of the album "Travelling Like The Light" by VV Brown Review Snapshot: A continually interesting album using older influences in a modern manner, placing VV Brown head-...

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Florence & The Machine 'Lungs'
  A review of the album 'Lungs' by Florence & The Machine Review Snapshot: Although Florence Welch may have garnered the press attention, the album's arrangement and produ...

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Panic At The Disco 'Pretty Odd'
A review of the album ''Pretty Odd'' by Panic At The Disco Review Snapshot: A badly-misjudged attempt to break free from the emo standard that collapses under the weight of its own...

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David Turpin 'The Sweet Used-To-Be'
A review of the album "The Sweet Used-To-Be" by David Turpin Review Snapshot: A highly melodic, easily listenable work that creates a foundation for Turpin to work upon. The disappointin...

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Land Of Talk 'Applause Cheer Boo Hiss'
A review of the album 'Applause Cheer Boo Hiss' by Land Of Talk Review Snapshot: Land Of Talk waste their bountiful talent on formulaic Indie rock - only some moments save it fro...

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Day One 'Probably Art'
A review of the album 'Probably Art' by Day One Review Snapshot: Day One could have taken two paths: one was interesting, based in the trip hop Bristol sound, the ...

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Happy Mondays 'Uncle Dysfunktional'
Review Snapshot: An interesting listen, though far from a masterpiece. Loose, funky and eclectic, the flaws are many but outnumbered by the positives. May not be destined for commercial success, but...

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2007 - REM live in the Olympia, by Michael O'Hara. Possibly the definitive review of any of REM's performances during their 2007 Olympia residency. Even the official REM website linked to it.