deep-in-the-blues,Back in the Game [Syl Johnson], The Goldwax Years [Remaster], Janis Joplin's Greatest Hits [Bonus Tracks] [Remaster], Live in Lucerne, Love and Theft [Remastered] [Digipak]

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Rolling Stone (4/20/95, p.72) - "...BACK IN THE GAME finds Johnson in dependably soulful form, reprising some of his old Hi hits with the label's original crack rhythm section and even plunging into deep blues..."0.3147673

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Uncut (p.106) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[O]n 'Lonely Man' and 'I'm A Poor Man's Son', he pleads convincingly."No Depression (p.100) - "On the tracks here, he can inhabit a deep blues, a churchy soul tune, and even country-tinged material."Mojo (Publisher) (p.124) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[He] dealt in loneliness, unrequited and forbidden love."0.2248338

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Rolling Stone (8/16/73, p.50) - "...Janis Joplin's GREATEST HITS is no final testament to an artist, nor is it a document of its period. It is a record for people who can't get her out of their minds, and for whom she has become some sort of ghost, a permanent image of rock's capacity for generating self-destruction....Janis Joplin, Superstar..."Q (1/95, p.273) - 3 Stars - Good - "...It's not so much the timbre of her voice that stands out...but the sheer cathartic vitality that emanates from within. It's a soul-deep, blues act that was emphatically matched by her backing bands..."0.179867

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Living Blues (p.69) - "This disc is a fitting tribute to the fighting spirit and musical dedication of one of the South's most indefatigable blues artists."0.1250321

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Rolling Stone (1/03/02, p.118) - Ranked #1 in Rolling Stone's "Top 10 2001".Rolling Stone (9/27/01, pp.65-6) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...A stone-cold Dylan classic... Talk about bringing it all back home: Dylan veers into country, ragtime, vaudeville, deep blues, cocktail-lounge corn, the minstrel show and the kind of rockabilly he must have bashed out with his high school band more than forty years ago..."Spin (1/02, p.76) - Ranked #4 in Spin's "Albums of the Year 2001".Spin (11/01, pp.127-8) - 9 out of 10 - "...Astonishing...It is the rare Dylan album recorded with his touring band, and the versatility and sympathy of this outfit...lets them stand proudly next to The Band as his finest accompanists...""Entertainment Weekly (12/28/01, p.138) - Ranked #6 "Album of the Year" in EW's "Best of 2001".Q (10/01, p.122) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...A very good album..."Magnet (12-1/02, p.56) - Included in Magnet's "20 Best Albums of 2001".CMJ (10/8/01, p.16) - "...Gritty and immediate..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.66) - Ranked #15 in Mojo's "100 Modern Classics" -- "His surreal verbal collages borrowed imagery from vintage bluesmen and obscure novelists..."Mojo (Publisher) (1/02, p.68) - Ranked #2 in Mojo's "Best [40] Albums of 2001".Mojo (Publisher) (10/01, p.104) - "...The most striking thing about the album is Bob's singing, which possesses a ragged, almost sinister authority...but on the old-tyme numbers becomes a nonchalant croon..."0.1124169

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JazzTimes (7-8/95, p.128) - "...Bell and company lay down a solid set of grooves..."Option (7-8/95, p.92) - "...Bell's harp solos are huge, brawling things, louder than a Mack truck, but still expressive. His style is soaked in decades of Chicago electric blues, full of life on the road and classic blues themes..."Jazziz (10/95, p.101) - "...At 59, Carey Bell drives his swinging, Chicago-based sextet with full-throttle ferocity and a gritty voice to match his big, distorted harp sound....he makes his command of the instrument obvious. DEEP is a dose of classic...R&B medicine.Sing Out! (8-10/95, p.140) - "...shows the veteran blues man at the peak of his powers musically...he's in complete control...performances you won't easily forget..."47.99504

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Entertainment Weekly (8/9/96, p.58) - "...new albums by bluesmen with Cotton's history are all too rare. And sidemen Joe Louis Walker, Charlie Haden, and Dave Maxwell are first-rate." - Rating: A-JazzTimes (12/96, p.113) - "...few others can summon up more vocal expression on the blues harp than this Chicago blues legend....This is about as downhome and straightforward as it gets....James delivers the goods with chilling directness..."41.50875

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Mojo (Publisher) (p.110) - 3 stars out of 5 - "Purple are sounding astonishingly fresh. The album's standout track, 'Clearly Quite Absurd', is an elegant meditation on love and misunderstanding..."38.12996

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"...A thoughtful, cleanly etched [film]....Tilda Swinton's brilliantly low-key performance gives the film its dramatic anchor..." Film Comment "...Watching Swinton is an amazement....Visnjic invests his role with charm and a credible humanity....THE DEEP END springs surprises that entertain and provoke..." Rolling Stone "...This noir thriller is so thought-provoking, visually stunning and emotionally resonant that it could emerge as one of the best films of the year..."USA Today "...A tidy story of polish and sophistication, THE DEEP END thrives on the resolute Tilda Swinton....Her work is magnificent....It's her best and most memorable performance..." New York Times "...For the first time, Swinton as an actress seems truly liberated..." Entertainment Weekly "...Exquisitely made with a mesmerizing sense of style....[Swinton's] performance here is quietly astonishing, a triumph of demure urgency and controlled desperation..." Los Angeles Times "...Tilda Swinton gives a fierce performance..." Sight and Sound "...[The] visual inventiveness is bolstered by excellent turns from Swinton and ER's Goran Visnjic..." Total Film "A beguiling surface calm and a bottomless sense of dread coexist in this thriller with a quietly sensational performance by Tilda Swinton."Wall Street Journal33.75211

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Living Blues (3-4/96, pp.90-91) - "...offers exceptional value for the money as well as a basic introduction to Rounder's extensive blues history."26.30645

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Dirty Linen (p.48) - "An urban six-string slinger, Clark has his backwater blues give way to the electrified cityscape..."Living Blues (p.44) - "DEEP IN THE HEART - of Texas, of soul, and of W.C. Clark - is exactly where this music comes from."24.53851

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Living Blues (p.42) - "His guitar work, as usual, is shot through with passion and executed with dexterity -- like many expert fretmen, he eschews pyrotechnics for precision and deep feeling."20.55119

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Living Blues (1-2/00, pp.85-6) - "...the songs are in a deep soul bag....quite good....sound quality and production values are first-rate....A must have for fans of '60s soul."17.34561

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JazzTimes (9/97, p.68) - "Taj Mahal really digs deep and scores a direct hit with the rootsy SENOR BLUES....A national treasure still digging for roots after all these years."Vibe (8/97, p.151) - "...Mahal refurbishes yet another room in the big house we call blues....Taj Mahal is working some serious 20th century hoodoo-man swing here..."14.68655

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Dirty Linen (12/99-1/00, p.61) - "...an acoustic country blues guitarist and singer at the peak of his powers..."14.65094

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Down Beat (p.75) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[S]he uses her alto voice, guitars, mandolin and other instruments to summon a guileless maverick blues..."Dirty Linen (p.53) - "Armatrading really takes off on 'There Ain't a Girl Alive,' a blistering and catchy song that sounds incredibly raucous when played loud..."13.84005

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Vibe (4/94, p.105) - "...most singers on this project are matched to partners with whom they can connect in a manner that transcends color, class, and musical category....the album's hits are more frequent, and more profound, than its misses...."Musician (5/94, p.72) - "...On paper this marriage between country and R&B seems merely a good idea, but on album, it comes across as genius....you may end up thinking of country and R&B as two sides of the same coin...."Stereo Review (4/94, p.91) - "...cuts through the differences in the cultures of blacks and whites to find the core of shared experience. Soul, it seems, whether black or white, urban or rural, knows no true domain but the heart...."Audio Magazine (3/94, p.88) - Sound: B+ / Performance: A- - "...Performances throughout are delightful and ingenuous, and ringing with mutual respect. That many of the songs have been hits in both genres only adds resonance ....Thankfully nothing's too deep here except the roots...."13.75675

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Dirty Linen (8-9/99, p.68) - "...a gorgeous conduit to the early recordings of both blues and country artists in this century....the music remains timeless....one of [Rory's] strongest..."Living Blues (1-2/99, p.72) - "Rory Block's head, heart, and fingers are all in the right place - the deep, traditional, country blues..."13.00355

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Q (1/95, p.280) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...Walker took the electric guitar torch from Charlie Christian, held it high with grace and dignity, and then passed it to Buddy Guy and Hendrix....stronger than dirt, tougher than tough, bluesy as the deep blue sea."12.93559

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Living Blues (1-2/95, p.100) - "...this album has a deep soul/blues sound that brings the emotion in Adams' singing to the fore....Adams' top-notch R&B vocals make this a recommended purchase."12.24442

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The Wire (12/00, p.66) - "...From his first slow, honeyed notes it's immediately clear that he's on majestic form here. He's in inspiring company....a meditational devotional set..."CMJ (8/14/00, p.30) - "...A classic quartet sound, while the playing...reflects a deep knowledge of the jazz tradition without losing the adventurous precepts of improv..."12.11409

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Living Blues (7-8/02, p.42) - "...A harp tour-de-force....Cotton leaves the vocal duties to others and concentrates on his still powerful instrumental skills..."Mojo (Publisher) (8/02, p.97) - "...Cotton's blowing is as downright deep-dyed blue as ever..."11.28655

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Living Blues (6/03, p.108) - "...[Watson] plays those amazingly relaxed and sparkling guitar lines, and sings with a conversational directness that makes every word count....This is a very tasteful collection, showcasing one of the strongest suits of one of America's greatest living musicians..."Mojo (Publisher) (10/03, p.120) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Light fingers tumble over guitar or trip across banjo, his baritone sounding much the same in later recordings as when the New York folk revivalists adopted him in the '60s..."11.21761

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Spin (6/96, p.117) - "...an eerie blend of Appalchian balladry, fiddle breakdowns, ragtime beats, and revival moans. When roots is what you crave, dig deep."Mojo (Publisher) (6/96, p.124) - "...almost 70 tracks of songs and music from the era when the emerging blues had not yet obliterated the rags, reels and ballads that preceded it... moving and illuminating music....The sound engineering is terrific..."New York Times (Publisher) (4/14/96, Sec.2, p.30) - "...BEFORE THE BLUES offers a tour of folk ballads, ragtime melodies, church hymns and breakdown dances that is as listenable as it is enlightening..."9.552951

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Spin (6/96, p.117) - "...an eerie blend of Appalchian balladry, fiddle breakdowns, ragtime beats, and revival moans. When roots is what you crave, dig deep."Mojo (Publisher) (6/96, p.124) - "...almost 70 tracks of songs and music from the era when the emerging blues had not yet obliterated the rags, reels and ballads that preceded it... moving and illuminating music....The sound engineering is terrific..."New York Times (Publisher) (4/14/96, Sec.2, p.30) - "...BEFORE THE BLUES offers a tour of folk ballads, ragtime melodies, church hymns and breakdown dances that is as listenable as it is enlightening..."9.536263

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Uncut (p.92) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[I]mpeccably crafted....A warm dovetailing of jazz, country, swing and bluegrass...""Dirty Linen (p.45) - "'Talking to Casey' is an instrumental that features son Merle's prowess on slide guitar, accompanied by a full rhythm guitar-harmonica-fiddle-bass-drums ensemble."Living Blues (p.58) - "Doc's fingerpicking and Merle's slide work are exemplary, and Doc's voice retains the same warm, distinctive approach across the selections. Strongly recommended."Mojo (Publisher) (p.130) - 3 stars out of 5 - "[T]he very stuff of rainy nights and slow trains."8.72674

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Spin (6/96, p.117) - "...an eerie blend of Appalchian balladry, fiddle breakdowns, ragtime beats, and revival moans. When roots is what you crave, dig deep."Mojo (Publisher) (6/96, p.124) - "...almost 70 tracks of songs and music from the era when the emerging blues had not yet obliterated the rags, reels and ballads that preceded it... moving and illuminating music....The sound engineering is terrific..."New York Times (Publisher) (4/14/96, Sec.2, p.30) - "...BEFORE THE BLUES offers a tour of folk ballads, ragtime melodies, church hymns and breakdown dances that is as listenable as it is enlightening..."8.708946

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Q (6/93, p.99) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...The acoustic guitar, bass and drums at the heart of the music complement Kelly's understated singing, almost to perfection. Great deep soul, late-night listening..."6.76036

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Dirty Linen (4-5/96, p.77) - "...a taut, deep, searing set of electrified country blues, covering old traditional pieces he remembered from his early years on the farm..."1.066093

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