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Appel - Lei My Na Die Water (CD)

Appel - Lei My Na Die Water (CD)
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APPEL SE CD

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Baie baie mooi.

Nofx & Friends - Home Street Home: Original Songs From Shit Musical (CD)

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Nofx & Friends - Home Street Home: Original Songs From Shit Musical (CD)
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Great CD

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Such a good collection of songs. A punk musical. Would love to see a live performance of this

Bruce Springsteen - We Shall Overcome: the Seeger Sessions (CD)

Bruce Springsteen - We Shall Overcome: the Seeger Sessions (CD)
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329

EASY LISTENING

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It's Not Often To Come Across A Gem Like This! The Music Is Well Produced, And The Arrangement Done Perfectly. Its The Type Of CD You Would Put On While Enjoying A Braai, Real Easy Listening!

Bison - You Are Not the Ocean You Are the Patient (CD)

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Bison - You Are Not the Ocean You Are the Patient (CD)
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BISON “You Are Not The Ocean You Are The Patient” (2017) Pelagic Records

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Review by David Devo Oosthuizen | Devographic | Underground Press

If ever there was a worthy would-be soundtrack contending as an ode to the challenging contrasts of everyday life, then the 5th full-length release from Vancouver-based Sludge Rockers BISON is perfect for you. It is heavy, gritty, dirty and riffy with masterfully juxtaposed textures of weighty grind, soulful groove and moody melody. To prepare your ears for exactly what you are about to experience with songs like “Drunkard” and “Tantrum”, is to imagine a soulless lovechild between Black Sabbath, Mastodon, TOOL and Clutch … angrily spewed onto this earth with an attitude of hell-to-pay!

The opening track “Until the Earth is Empty” gives you a little warning with a warming kick in the balls before grinding into my favourite track “Anti War” (unleashing hell on your eardrums like a hot and thrifty bowl of witch’s brew). The video for “Anti War” is like watching a cheap and macabre collection of home videos from a seeming madman spliced in a repetitive fashion, rather reminiscent of mid-80’s industrial bands and contemporary outfits like Surgical Meth Machine (an odd treatment choice, but it bloody-well works).

Midway through this ballsy offering the track “Kenopsia” delivers a blistering 4,18 minutes of instrumental bliss, further confidently demonstrating exactly how well these lads have mastered control over their instruments (by Odin’s Beard they can play)! No mercy is shown and little fucks are given when “Raiigin” takes you further on this bumpy journey … yet you will enjoy every moment! The final track “Water Becomes Fire” eventually clams things down, but only a little before fittingly ending this opus of audible delight (leaving you gasping for air, yet wanting more).

The record has a competent undertone of heavy blues-tones and soul, backed up by guitarist James Farwell affirming he “was listening to lots of blues while writing the album: Peter Green, Muddy Waters and Howlin Wolf“. Recording was done in their hometown of Vancouver with production by long-time friend Jesse Gander at Rain City Recorders. BISON deserves to stand proud amongst their contemporaries. This album certainly also a worthy contender for some noteworthy accolades

Now, without delay, rush off and go listen to “You Are Not The Ocean You Are The Patient” on the BISON Bandcamp Page (that’s an order)! You can thank me later for introducing you to an exceptional 40 minutes of Audiophile Ecstasy https://bison.bandcamp.com Also check out the killer Vinyl release here https://pelagic-records.com/product/bison-you-are-not-the-ocean-you-are-the-patient-lp-download/

Track Listing:
1. Until the Earth is Empty
2. Anti War
3. Drunkard
4. Kenopsia
5. Tantrum
6. Raiigin
7. Water Becomes Fire

BISON Are:
• James Farwell (Guitar)
• Dan And: Guitar (Vocals)
• Masa Anzai (Bass)
• Matt Wood (Drums)

BISON Discography:
• Earthbound (2007)
• Quiet Earth (2008)
• Dark Ages (2010)
• Lovelessness (2012)
• 1000 Needless EP (2014)
• You Are Not The Ocean You Are The Patient (2017)

BISON Facebook: www.facebook.com/bisonbc
BISON Bandcamp: https://bison.bandcamp.com

Special Thanks: Warren Gibson (Plug Music Agency) & Pelagic Records

Bison - You Are Not the Ocean You Are the Patient (Vinyl)

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Bison - You Are Not the Ocean You Are the Patient (Vinyl)
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376

BISON “You Are Not The Ocean You Are The Patient” (2017) Pelagic Records

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Review by David Devo Oosthuizen | Devographic | Underground Press

If ever there was a worthy would-be soundtrack contending as an ode to the challenging contrasts of everyday life, then the 5th full-length release from Vancouver-based Sludge Rockers BISON is perfect for you. It is heavy, gritty, dirty and riffy with masterfully juxtaposed textures of weighty grind, soulful groove and moody melody. To prepare your ears for exactly what you are about to experience with songs like “Drunkard” and “Tantrum”, is to imagine a soulless lovechild between Black Sabbath, Mastodon, TOOL and Clutch … angrily spewed onto this earth with an attitude of hell-to-pay!

The opening track “Until the Earth is Empty” gives you a little warning with a warming kick in the balls before grinding into my favourite track “Anti War” (unleashing hell on your eardrums like a hot and thrifty bowl of witch’s brew). The video for “Anti War” is like watching a cheap and macabre collection of home videos from a seeming madman spliced in a repetitive fashion, rather reminiscent of mid-80’s industrial bands and contemporary outfits like Surgical Meth Machine (an odd treatment choice, but it bloody-well works).

Midway through this ballsy offering the track “Kenopsia” delivers a blistering 4,18 minutes of instrumental bliss, further confidently demonstrating exactly how well these lads have mastered control over their instruments (by Odin’s Beard they can play)! No mercy is shown and little fucks are given when “Raiigin” takes you further on this bumpy journey … yet you will enjoy every moment! The final track “Water Becomes Fire” eventually clams things down, but only a little before fittingly ending this opus of audible delight (leaving you gasping for air, yet wanting more).

The record has a competent undertone of heavy blues-tones and soul, backed up by guitarist James Farwell affirming he “was listening to lots of blues while writing the album: Peter Green, Muddy Waters and Howlin Wolf“. Recording was done in their hometown of Vancouver with production by long-time friend Jesse Gander at Rain City Recorders. BISON deserves to stand proud amongst their contemporaries. This album certainly also a worthy contender for some noteworthy accolades

Now, without delay, rush off and go listen to “You Are Not The Ocean You Are The Patient” on the BISON Bandcamp Page (that’s an order)! You can thank me later for introducing you to an exceptional 40 minutes of Audiophile Ecstasy https://bison.bandcamp.com Also check out the killer Vinyl release here https://pelagic-records.com/product/bison-you-are-not-the-ocean-you-are-the-patient-lp-download/

Track Listing:
1. Until the Earth is Empty
2. Anti War
3. Drunkard
4. Kenopsia
5. Tantrum
6. Raiigin
7. Water Becomes Fire

BISON Are:
• James Farwell (Guitar)
• Dan And: Guitar (Vocals)
• Masa Anzai (Bass)
• Matt Wood (Drums)

BISON Discography:
• Earthbound (2007)
• Quiet Earth (2008)
• Dark Ages (2010)
• Lovelessness (2012)
• 1000 Needless EP (2014)
• You Are Not The Ocean You Are The Patient (2017)

BISON Facebook: www.facebook.com/bisonbc
BISON Bandcamp: https://bison.bandcamp.com

Special Thanks: Warren Gibson (Plug Music Agency) & Pelagic Records

Lana Del Rey - Honeymoon (CD)

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Lana Del Rey - Honeymoon (CD)
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61

The story continues pt.2

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Another great album by Lana that take you on another journey of the weird inner workings of her mind and life. Just like Born to die and Ultraviolence you can put it on and listen from start to finish. I made the same mistake as with Ultraviolence by cherry picking and skipping through songs so dont. Just listen and enjoy.

Lana Del Rey - Ultraviolence (CD)

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Lana Del Rey - Ultraviolence (CD)
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61
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The story continues pt.1

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As the follow up to Born to die, this album does not disappoint. I initially cherry picked certain songs after skipping through them all, but this was a mistake. Put it on and let it take you on a ride. You can get a proper idea of Lana's music by skipping through them as every song tells a story and is lyric heavy which therefore demands your attention right to the end. It might sound like a chore, but its easy listening and definitely worth it.

Lord Mantis - Pervertor (CD)

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Lord Mantis - Pervertor (CD)
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Lord of I

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Pure auditory filth. Lord Mantis plays blackened sludge, the type of sludge that makes you want to throw up because its so good.

Low and loud, grating and berating.

And man, look at that album cover!

4/5 Morning Stars

Gorillaz - Humanz (CD)

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Gorillaz - Humanz (CD)
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127

Gorillaz are back

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10/10 would recommend

Chuck Loeb - Unspoken (CD)

Chuck Loeb - Unspoken (CD)
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287

You'll never be disappointed

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I have about 5 of his previous solo albums and a what a great modern guitarist. In his earlier albums, he added a lot of groove swing in play but in the latest offerings he has been soft of the guitar which is a good thing, I loved it as it makes for good listening. This latest offerings can be easily rated amongst his best albums has ever produce. Though the has many guest artist, his guitar remain a dominant instrument thoughout all the songs, well produced songs and he synchronises well with his guest artist - great musicianship. If you are a Chuck Loeb fan do yourself a favor and buy this, you will never be disappointed! Very touching words when reading his summary of this album, profound words indeed. Its a great pity he's no longer with us. A befitting farewell album for all his fellow musician and fans..

Dent & His Magnificent Ukulele May - Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent (Vinyl)

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Dent & His Magnificent Ukulele May - Good Feeling Music of Dent May & His Magnificent (Vinyl)
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207

Record warped

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I love this album, but when I received the vinyl, it was visibly warped, as though it had been left in a hot environment. This wasn't the case with the other vinyl in my order. Not a very good sign for vinyl fans.

Dimitri Mitropoulos/Minneapolis Orch/Nbc Symph - Bach. Chopin. Saint Saens. Ravel. Berg. Mahler

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Disppointing and tinny.

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Though generally good value, the quality of these recordings are disappointing. On disc 1, for instance, though orchestral transcriptions of various classics were fashionable in earlier decades, the Mitropoulos versions of Back & Chopin are clumsy ( with a thunderous Chopin "nocturne" that would wake a rhino ) , The sound is tinny, and sometimes it sounds like a Salvation Army band rather than a major symphony orchestra. on disc 3, the Berg violin concerto is horrid. The Saint-Saens piano concerto and the Mahler are more enjoyable.

Shaun Jacobs - Love Can (CD)

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Shaun Jacobs - Love Can (CD)
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104

great music

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the best of Shaun.......please,put them up again....

Lorde - Melodrama (CD)

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Lorde - Melodrama (CD)
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137

Lorde here to stay

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If you thought Lorde would just be a one hit wonder, you are sadly mistaken. Yes, she took a while to release her 2nd effort, but it has been worth the wait. Although "Green Light", the first single has not reached no. 1, it certainly does not mean the album has no gems on it. Several reviews has given this album much critical acclaim, already mentioning it as one of the best of the year, and its no lie.

There are quite a few standout tracks like "Sober", "Liability" and "Perfect places". But my favourites has to be "The Louvre", "Sober" and "Homemade Dynamite". But the true showstopper for me is the track "Writer in the dark", which has a Kate Bush vibe to it. I just love that track. So, ok, I basically listed the entire tracklist as my favourites. It says a lot.

My prediction is that Lorde's Grammy collection will definitely grow next year!

Keith Sweat - A Christmas of Love (CD)

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Keith Sweat - A Christmas of Love (CD)
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67

Xmas

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Just to make Christmas more enjoyable with such nice music.
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