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Only Ever Yours by Louise O’Neill (audio book review).

May 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
Only Ever Yours by Louise O’Neill (audio book review).

Ever wondered what would happen if you took all the most anti-feminist ideas men ever dreamed up and made them in to the rules of a society? Well, Louise O’Neill is here with her debut YA novel ‘Only Ever Yours’ to tell you what this could look like. She even goes as far as lowercasing […]

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Humans: original soundtrack by Cristobel Tapia Veer (CD review).

May 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Humans: original soundtrack by Cristobel Tapia Veer (CD review).

Now this is unusual. It’s rare to see a new TV series having 2 CDs together for a first season release. ‘Humans’ does. Then again, viewing Cristobel Tapia Veer’s credits, maybe that should be less surprising as he is award-winning and looks like he was adding more musical texture to each episode. Veer’s music is […]

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Doctor Who: The Sixth Doctor – The Last Adventure (CD review).

May 7, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Doctor Who: The Sixth Doctor – The Last Adventure (CD review).

This is it then, the final story for Sixie. ‘Doctor Who: The Sixth Doctor – The Last Adventure’ is a four-hour extravaganza that sees out the Sixth Doctor in appropriate style. Four companions and four hours of tall tales is a good way to signal the retirement of Number 6 (not that one). It’s not […]

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J.R.R. Tolkien versus George R.R. Martin: rap battle!

May 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
J.R.R. Tolkien versus George R.R. Martin: rap battle!

Yes, it’s the J.R.R. Tolkien versus George R. R. Martin: rap battle you have been waiting for. Is Tolkien Towering, and did George RR Martin pirate the great man’s two middle initials for nefarious reasons? Only this RAP BATTLE can answer those deep questions, I’m afraid, which means you are definitely going to have to […]

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BBC Radiophonic Workshop – 21 Years (CD review).

May 2, 2016 | By | Reply More
BBC Radiophonic Workshop – 21 Years (CD review).

‘BBC Radiophonic Workshop – 21 Years’ is a re-released of BBC Records REC 354 from 1979. Silva Records offer a choice of CD, which I’m reviewing, or on vinyl which is out in June. Here you will find 45 tracks by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop. If anything, it’s their diversity that will have you paying […]

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Thunderbirds Are Go Volume 1: Original Television Soundtrack music by Ben Foster & Nick Foster (CD review).

May 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Thunderbirds Are Go Volume 1: Original Television Soundtrack music by Ben Foster & Nick Foster (CD review).

When I first came across this CD of ‘Thunderbirds Are Go’, I did have to wonder why wasn’t the entire first season on a single CD. Looking at the contents and then reading the 28 page booklet, Silva Records didn’t hold back. You’re essentially getting the full music tracks from the first thirteen episodes, with […]

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Deadpool Original Soundtrack by Junkie XL and various artists (CD review).

May 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Deadpool Original Soundtrack by Junkie XL and various artists (CD review).

The ‘Deadpool’ soundtrack is by Junkie XL and includes songs from other various artists opens with ‘Angel Of The Morning’ by Juice Newton. A classic, cheesy song that in no way sets the tone for what is to come. For its followed by ‘Maximum Effort’ which is the first of the tracks actually composed by […]

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Singer Prince dies aged 57.

April 21, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Singer Prince dies aged 57.

The singer Prince has been found dead in his house in the USA (Minnesota, we believe), aged 57, after coming out of hospital after being treated for serious flu-like symptoms. What with Bowie having passed away earlier this year, 2016 is sadly lining up to be a signature year for the passing of musical greats. […]

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The Prisoner Volume One by Nicholas Briggs (CD review)

April 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Prisoner Volume One by Nicholas Briggs     (CD review)

‘The Prisoner Volume One’ is most tantalising as it means there should be more. This is a massive and long dreamed of project for Nicholas Briggs and he has finally brought it to Big Finish. This is an updated version of the classic cult series ‘The Prisoner’ that came out in the 1960s and was […]

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10 Cloverfield Lane (Original Soundtrack Album).

April 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
10 Cloverfield Lane (Original Soundtrack Album).

After reviewing the ‘Marvel’s Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D’ soundtrack composed by Bear McCreary, I jumped at the chance to review the soundtrack from the film ‘10 Cloverfield Lane’ as its also composed by McCreary. This guy has serious talent and it shows through again. If you don’t know anything about the film you can read a […]

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