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Legend: Music From The Motion Picture by Tangerine Dream (album review).

October 13, 2012 | By | Reply More
Legend: Music From The Motion Picture by Tangerine Dream (album review).

It’s an age-old story: boy meets girl, boy falls in love with girl, boy and girl are charged with saving the last two unicorns in existence, girl is captured and betrothed to marry the embodiment of evil while boy becomes an elfin champion and thinks that Scientology might be the answer to all his problems. […]

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Doctor Who Companion Chronicles: The Time Museum by James Goss (audio review).

October 11, 2012 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who Companion Chronicles: The Time Museum by James Goss (audio review).

Ian Chesterton is an old man and finding himself adrift in a place made of his own memories doesn’t sound like it would be any fun. But Ian is an old man and what are left but memories of his action man days with the Doctor? Here he relives his adventures in glorious Technicolor as […]

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William Shatner rocks (literally)!

October 6, 2012 | By | Reply More
William Shatner rocks (literally)!

Blackburner has just released their second album Planet Earth Attack via Cleopatra/Hypnotic Records. Featuring guest appearances from Star Trek’s William Shatner and members of the prog rock back Yes, Planet Earth Attack crosses genres of dupstep, glitch, and house with progressive rock, industrial, and noise, for this 17-track collection. On “Apocalypse,” vocalist Jessica Jean adds […]

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Doctor Who: Black And White by Matt Fitton (audio-book review).

September 28, 2012 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: Black And White by Matt Fitton (audio-book review).

‘Black And White’ is the second in the series of three in the main Doctor Who range. The three stories are also complemented by a Companion Chronicle called ‘Project Nivana’. Hex and Ace are rescued at the end of ‘Protect And Survive’ by the timely arrival of the TARDIS. But the white TARDIS is now […]

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Dark Shadows: Operation Victor by Jonathan Morris (audio book review).

September 27, 2012 | By | Reply More
Dark Shadows: Operation Victor by Jonathan Morris (audio book review).

In an unexpected twist, our hero, Quentin Collins, is recruited by British forces during World War Two. He is invited to help find out what Operation: Victor is all about. Finally in the depths of his despair David Selby returns as Quentin Collins, who realises that he must do something about the state of the […]

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Planetary shock: How about some scifi Pop Rock?

September 25, 2012 | By | 2 Replies More
Planetary shock: How about some scifi Pop Rock?

For the most part, some folks identify their brand of music for science fiction/fantasy as cozy yet sophisticated orchestrated music. The musical composition is usually formal in its instrumental construction. However, there are some distinctive tunes—whether they belong to sci-fi movie soundtracks or not—that abandon the traditional majestic and conservative notes associated with the science […]

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Doctor Who: The Androids Of Tara by David Fisher

September 21, 2012 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: The Androids Of Tara by David Fisher

‘The Androids Of Tara’ has been completely re-written into novelised form for this special release of the audio book, the original one was written by Terrance Dicks. In a very obvious re-write of ‘The Prisoner Of Zenda’, this adventure is part of ‘The Key To Time’ series that involved the Fourth Doctor and Romana chasing […]

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Dark Shadows: Speak No Evil.

September 21, 2012 | By | Reply More
Dark Shadows: Speak No Evil.

Tad Collins is a bad lot, a womaniser and a drunk. Still, he’s had a rough life with the strange family of Collins who occupy the big house at Collinsport. Tad Collins is a lonely and bitter man and the chance encounter with a beautiful tattooed lady at the carnival leads on to yet another […]

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The Tweed Album.

September 16, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Tweed Album.

From Mr B. The Gentleman Rhymer‘s latest work, ‘The Tweed Album,’ we have some rather spiffing chap-core, specifically, a song called Bullingdon Breakdown. In the best tradition of the genre, Mr B. has a very interesting dis-agreement on with steampunk rapper Professor Elemental. Now, I won’t swear to it, but it rather looks like Mr […]

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Green Lantern: The Animated Series music by Frederik Wiedmann.

August 31, 2012 | By | Reply More
Green Lantern: The Animated Series music by Frederik Wiedmann.

The animated ‘Green Lantern’ series isn’t something I’ve seen over here but that doesn’t mean I wouldn’t want to listen to the music from the show. Gone are the days when there was a dependency on a jingo song. With full orchestration, this time by Frederik Widemann, the aim is for cinematic dramatics. If there […]

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