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

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"...An expert, guided tour....Nowhere do the blues seem more alive..."New York Times "...It's a genuine document, deep and earthy, a peek into our national soul..." Los Angeles Times "...[A] joyful and stirring look at local legend of the Mississippi Delta....Their music is charged with the kind of warmth and graceful wisdom that makes them instant friends..." Chicago Sun-Times66.83817

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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..."0.3214917

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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."0.2296369

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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..."0.1837095

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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..."0.1148184

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Living Blues (p.82) - "Among the highlights on VOLUME ONE are the tender, ragtime-influenced 'Dorothy' and 'Big Mac', a delightfully off-kilter romp Rebennack wrote in honor of his dad..."Living Blues (11/02, pp.78-9) - "...This is late night Dr. John....He's all by himself, and he's dangerous on those 88s, contemplative and jazzy and pushing his own boundaries all at once..."s0.0864488

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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..."39.2019

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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..."33.52175

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Rating: A- - Entertainment Weekly RecommendsEntertainment Weekly "...[A] good-hearted, wonderfully revealing film....[It] reminds us music is a universal language that can go a long way toward bridging cultural and linguistic gaps..."New York Times "...An enchanting documentary on a magnificent obsession....The story it tells couldn't be more charming..." Los Angeles Times "...This is the kind of story that has to be true, because no novelist would dare to dream it up....The heart of GENGHIS BLUES is in the music and its singers..." Chicago Sun-Times18.22266

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NAPRA Review (05-06/02, p.75) - "...Focuses on the bountiful, deep musical roots between Memphis and New Orleans....Extensive liner notes and informative artist bios complete this lush package..."14.66207

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Dirty Linen (p.65) - "[H]is strong vocals and greasy harp are intact and should attract a broader blues audience."Living Blues (p.40) - "[A]n unadulterated blast of another side of the Funk Folklorist, and it's as immediate, contemporary and real as anything else in his repertoire."13.09169

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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..."12.80634

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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..."11.96143

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Living Blues (1-2/95, pp.102-104) - "...this brash and brassy set of blues, R&B, and deep soul will be welcomed by fans of contemporary black Southern music."8.984067

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Living Blues (6/03, p.73) - "...[Earl] remains an artist of deep integrity, with unerring technique and a finely honed aesthetic sensibility..."1.223987

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Living Blues (p.81) - "Basile chooses rock 'n' roll, deep soul, and, of course, jump blues as vehicles for his highly personalized songwriting and upfront vocals."1.223926

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Living Blues (6/03, p.112) - "...Included here are two deep, old-style Delta acoustic songs, of masterful authority....M.C. seems secure in forward motion..."1.206201

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Dirty Linen (4-5/00, p.85) - "...It's a mark of the younger White's stature as an artist that he's able to dig deep into Josh White's songbag of blues, spirituals, and ballads..."1.191534

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Entertainment Weekly (p.69) - "[O]ld-time country music, early blues, and gospel....The recordings -- of varying brilliance -- are grail-like rarities."Living Blues (p.76) - "House was the greatest of all the 'deep' Delta singers, and this was his greatest recording session. The guitar work is crisp, with his usual unerring rhythmic control, and his voice is magnificent."No Depression (p.100) - "There are fetching country blues tracks.....It's all put together with enthusiasm and tongue-in-cheek ribbing of the collecting bug."Mojo (Publisher) (p.110) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] glittering parade of mountain stringbands and sanctified preachers, fiddle and harmonica tunes, banjo songs and guitar blues..."1.184632

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Living Blues (p.75) - "[T]his is an expurgated blast of R&B sax-o-mania..."1.118485

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Living Blues (pp.53-54) - "The band locks into some deep, wall-to-wall grooves on tracks like 'Bottle Of Whiskey', 'Ain't Nothing But The Truth' and the comic 'Get Drunk' and 'Pop The Trunk'..."1.113196

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Down Beat (p.72) - 3 stars out of 5 - "Milton's 'The Blues Is My Companion' invites multiple plays for the deep ache in his voice and his guitar."Dirty Linen (p.60) - "All the years have honed his stylings and made him even more diverse without scattering his focus."1.107235

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Down Beat (1/96, p.49) - 4.5 Stars - Very Good/Excellent - "...[Williams] uses his big and tough voice to sing...with passion, conviction, forbearance. His homemade guitar also captures his deep feeling....exemplifies the Delta tradition, reflecting a proud man's attempts to deal with adversity....The sound reproduction...is excellent..."Dirty Linen (4-5/96, p.51) - "...With his gruff, blustery voice, Williams brings to mind the foreboding menace of acoustic John Lee Hooker..."Living Blues (3-4/96, p.92) - "...For those discovering the joys of acoustic Delta blues for the first time, MISSISSIPPI'S BIG JOE WILLIAMS AND HIS NINE-STRING GUITAR offers the chance to be initiated into some of the music's deepest and most passionate secrets, by one of the all-time masters."1.105095

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Q (10/02, p.110) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Dolls fans might initially be puzzled, there is little here which doesn't attain real beauty in time..."Uncut (10/02, p.107) - 3stars out of 5 - "...a gritty blues record...Johansen's vocals are strikingly honest..."Mojo (Publisher) (11/02, p.114) - "...Blues, rock'n'roll and the austerity of the eponymous religious movement..."1.086799

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Entertainment Weekly (10/15/99, pp.82-3) - "...guitar whiz Kenny wants to be Stevie Ray Vaughn, frontman Noah Hunt dreams of cloning Hendrix, and the songs on this album are calculated to conjure those greats. This makes for technically proficient and occasionally dazzling performances..." - Rating: BCMJ (11/29/99, p.26) - "...Shephard's hardest rocking effort yet..."Melody Maker (2/15/00, p.47) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...He's barely 20. He does straight-faced stompy 'Ah-got-the-blues!' blues like Reef were never born. Man, 1, Boy, 0, Stars, 4."1.084878

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JazzTimes (12/00, p.96) - "...Swinging....he delves into the kind of infectious jump blues popularized by California icons like T-Bone Walker, Johnny 'Guitar' Watson and Pee Wee Crayton..."Living Blues (11-12/00, pp.57-8) - "...This set has an irresistible party vibe....there's a whole lot of hot guitar on this spot-on-evocation of the late 40s-early 50s, West Coast jump blues milieu....this is one shindig well worth attending."1.084824

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Down Beat (p.86) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "A talented jazz singer with pop connections deserving of wider recognition, Russell gets right to the heart of songs out of the Great American Songbook."Living Blues (p.46) - "Russell has a warmly resonant alto voice that she applies with relaxed timing and few frills to a thoughtfully chosen set of tunes from various eras and genres."1.077553

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Living Blues (p.51) - "Chubby sounds like a ball of energy on the album -- playing hair-raising guitar and singing with gut-wrenching conviction."1.073153

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Entertainment Weekly (2/5/93, p.54) - "...His slashing slide-guitar playing is as frightening as his growl, and even when he's singing ballads, Campbell is still one tough mojo-handed hombre..." - Rating: B+Q (3/93, p.84) - 3 Stars - Good - "...More a growler than a howler, Campbell boasts a deep, menacing voice and a fluent guitar technique....a vivid, noisy album..."Musician (2/93, p.91) - "...Campbell rocks with the same affinity for the form with which he plugs into the kozmic blues...those who prefer their blues/rock with some bite and sans additives should like it just fine..."1.071202

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Rolling Stone (No. 988, p.120) - 3.5 out of 5 stars - "...Rush was in his fierce prime for this 1976 radio broadcast...."Down Beat (p.83) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[The songs] further demonstrate his command and control without detracting from the intensity of his performing style."Dirty Linen (p.86) - "[T]he essence of Rush's greatness is highlighted in stirring versions of 'It Takes Time' and 'Gambler's Blues.'"No Depression (p.121) - "Buoyed by the deep grooves of his regular band...he's so relaxed he can create effortless tension through his free-flowing solo work..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.100) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Listening to Otis Rush is like standing under a waterfall. The force of his singing, the torrent of guitar notes takes your breath away."1.058555

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Down Beat (4/96, p.55) - 4 Stars - Very Good - "After a remarkable run of almost 30 years, the blues titan bid goodbye to Chess Records in 1975 with this strong recording made in the New York State artists community with help from local luminaries..."1.056508

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