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Martin Leedham’s All Time Album Chart (A work in progress)


Originally posted on martinleedham:
https://rateyourmusic.com/list/MartinLeedham/martin_leedhams_all_time_album_chart__a_work_in_progress__updated_19th_january_2014__now_including_reviews__/ UPDATE 20TH JULY 2014 As my ratings and reviews seem to have been included on some other sites (including Wikipedia) thought I would update the current chart. Remember it’s awork in progress so there are…

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2011 in review


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 6,000 times in 2011. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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Album Review: Chantal Kreviazuk – Plain Jane (2009)


This, Chantal’s fifth album, is another consistent set of catchy pop tunes and Lilith Fair type piano led singer songwriter material. Albeit with a hint of jazz crooner thrown in here and there for good measure……… particularly on the title … Continue reading

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Album Review: Lene Marlin – Playing My Game (1999)


During the back end of the nineties I really began to get into the new wave of female singer/songwriters. There seemed to be a load of them around all of a sudden. Of course in reality there has always been … Continue reading

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Album Review: John ‘Rabbit’ Bundrick – Broken Arrows (1973)


Recorded around the time of Free’s demise this, Rabbit’s first solo album, is a pleasant enough collection of country and bluegrass tinged singer/songwriter tracks which I’m surprised more people on here haven’t tracked down. Especially given his affiliation with bands … Continue reading

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Album Review: Ane Brun – A Temporary Dive (2005)


‘A Temporary Dive’ is a short ten track album that leaves you feeling relaxed if slightly melancholy. She certainly reminds me of Jewel in her vocal style but the overall feel of the album is more akin to something you … Continue reading

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Album Review: David Vandervelde – The Moonstation House Band (2007) / Waiting For The Sunrise (2008)


¬†The Moonstation House Band (2007) The first two things that hit you about ‘The Moonstation House Band’ are the lo-fi production which I don’t like at all even though it seems to fit well here and the uncanny vocal resemblence … Continue reading

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