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"Knowles captures James' emotional vulnerability and is substantially better than she was in DREAMGIRLS....She shines most when singing."USA Today "Mos Def makes a terrific Berry, all flash and confidence, and Wright offers a memorably soulful take on Waters..."Los Angeles Times "[A] rollicking and insightful celebration of Chicago blues in its hectic golden age....Enriched by the skill and verve of a prodigious ensemble..."New York Times "The casting throughout is successful. Columbus Short suggests the building inner torments of Little Walter, and Cedric the Entertainer plays the singer-songwriter Willie Dixon as a creator and synthesizer."Chicago Sun-Times "Wright plays Waters as an elegant tomcat in boxy suits....Then there's Chuck Berry -- played by Mos Def, who nails the legend's apple-cheeked charisma as well as his saucy grooves." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "Beyonce is luminous as the driven diva. Also excellent is Mos Def as an up-for-anything Chuck Berry."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he music kicks up a storm, and the real revelation is Knowles, who burns a hole in the screen as sexy, drug-addled siren Etta..."Empire "[Beyonce Knowles] performs dynamic versions of Etta James classics and delivers the dramatic goods as the troubled and badly addicted young woman who lives the blues she sings."Hollywood Reporter "Jeffrey Wright is superb as Muddy Waters. Columbus Short is scarily mercurial as Little Walter."Wall Street Journal19.24989

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"Knowles captures James' emotional vulnerability and is substantially better than she was in DREAMGIRLS....She shines most when singing."USA Today "Mos Def makes a terrific Berry, all flash and confidence, and Wright offers a memorably soulful take on Waters..."Los Angeles Times "[A] rollicking and insightful celebration of Chicago blues in its hectic golden age....Enriched by the skill and verve of a prodigious ensemble..."New York Times "The casting throughout is successful. Columbus Short suggests the building inner torments of Little Walter, and Cedric the Entertainer plays the singer-songwriter Willie Dixon as a creator and synthesizer."Chicago Sun-Times "Wright plays Waters as an elegant tomcat in boxy suits....Then there's Chuck Berry -- played by Mos Def, who nails the legend's apple-cheeked charisma as well as his saucy grooves." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "Beyonce is luminous as the driven diva. Also excellent is Mos Def as an up-for-anything Chuck Berry."Total Film 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he music kicks up a storm, and the real revelation is Knowles, who burns a hole in the screen as sexy, drug-addled siren Etta..."Empire "[Beyonce Knowles] performs dynamic versions of Etta James classics and delivers the dramatic goods as the troubled and badly addicted young woman who lives the blues she sings."Hollywood Reporter "Jeffrey Wright is superb as Muddy Waters. Columbus Short is scarily mercurial as Little Walter."Wall Street Journal16.87195

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Dirty Linen (8-9/99, p.52) - "...unquestionable uniqueness and charm....They made some of the most haunting records of the whole folk revival, and they don't sound like anyone else..."7.66601

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Rolling Stone (2/21/91) - 3.5 Stars - Very Good - "..deliciously twisted sensibility...Recorded live in the studio during four days of intensive sessions, this record sounds like the guys had a great time making it."Down Beat (1/91) - 3.5 Stars - Good Plus - "The music world has rarely seen a supergroup as talented as this foursome."New York Times (Publisher) (1/13/91) - "...Another album as rich as the first two, and people will start calling French Frith Kaiser Thompson a supergroup."Record Collector (magazine) (p.86) - 4 stars out of 5 -- Kaiser and Frith's instrumental track are used to alter or break moods....Any music fan seeking new paths will find something of interest here..."7.564141

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Mojo (Publisher) (p.110) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[S]he delivers popular vignettes of the rural tradition such as 'Bonny Labouring Boy' and 'Sweet William' with a wide-eyed simplicity..."7.560668

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Dirty Linen (p.43) - "The musicianship from Anderson and his mates, including Bob Hall on piano and lead harmonica by Chris Turner, is spot on..."Record Collector (magazine) (p.86) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The instrumental title track, featuring harmonica and acoustic guitar, is fetching....File under period charm."7.559798

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The Wire (12/00, p.38) - "...Reached number 5 in the UK album charts in 1968 and made pop stars of the group....Part bricolage, part borrowing, part theft....this is highly sophisticated music, which nods as much to Dylan Thomas and Flann O'Brien as Robbie Burns or Jeannie Robertson..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.72) - "The sprawling, 12-minute 'A Very Cellular Song' blend Presbyterian hymn with cello reveries and ska."Pitchfork (Website) - "The band finally earns its name, stuffing complex songs full of dulcimers, gimbris, ouds, and harps....HANGMAN's is their best album..."7.551311

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JazzTimes (p.49) - "[T]he Brotherhood proved to be one of the era's most celebratory ensembles, a joyous melange of tradition and innovation, robust big-band drive and township groove."7.533466

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Mojo (Publisher) (3/01/04, p.54) - Included in Mojo's The 67 Lost Albums You Must Own! - "As early as 1977, journalists were demanding the release of this third and (still) final album from Brit-folk's most iconic singer."7.532597

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JazzTimes (p.75) - "[T]he quartet keeps the backing simple and fluid....[Matthews lifts] his troubadour skills to fresh heights with a dozen new songs that are more like multi-act plays."7.532597

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The Wire (p.56) - "'Love Is Pleasing' is a beautiful ballad with what must be Graham's most delicate vocal performance ever. And the much done 'Pretty Polly' is really given an amazing treatment here."7.531727

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Mojo (Publisher) (p.71) - "Ramshackle yet absolutely perfect, this music sounds every bit as inexplicable and wonderful today."7.531727

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Mojo (Publisher) (p.70) - "[The songs] sounded like folk that had just come back from an eye-opening trip East along the hippy trail. Bob Dylan counted himself a fan."7.531727

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