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Mojo (Publisher) (p.114) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "This compilation is a reminder of the stillness and quiet power at the heart of his frank, softly sung confessionals, of Smiths Talent as an arranger...and of his able, Paul Simon-like finger-picking style."Clash (magazine) - "[H]arrowing, threadbare indie-folk and lushly arranged ballads....A starkly beautiful and coherent album."Record Collector (magazine) (p.87) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he music remains and is, thankfully, untouchable. 'Waltz No. 2,' wisely placed second, is the defining moment."Uncut (magazine) (p.105) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[H]is quavering, multi-tracked whisper and melodic songs soundtracked a millennial mood of unease and despair."0.2769273

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Rolling Stone (p.98) - 3 1/2 stars out of 5 - "This is an album about the seductions of oblivion...Smith teases extraordinary wit and warmth from songs that float lazily toward happiness."Rolling Stone (p.151) - Included in Rolling Stone's Top 50 Records Of 2004 - "[A] gripping trip to oblivion, sparkling with barbed wit and elegantly tangled guitars."Spin (pp.105-6) - "Smith's intentions cry out from the album's every discordant corner - he clearly wanted to test himself, to unhinge parts of his sound....In the music, in these songs, the guy's still with us." - Grade: A-Spin (p.67) - Ranked #6 in Spin's "40 Best Albums of the Year" - "BASEMENT feels monumentally final..."Entertainment Weekly (pp.92-3) - "The record is strong and radiant..." - Grade: A-Uncut (p.106) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[He] was great....Here are 15 more reasons not to forget Elliott Smith's harrowing sadness - and his singular musical intelligence."Uncut (p.75) - Ranked #8 in Uncut's "Best New Albums of 2004" - "[T]he songs are variously full of hope, frustration and weary resignation..."Alternative Press (p.150) - 5 out of 5 - "[E]very track on BASEMENT is a highlight."Mojo (Publisher) (p.92) - 4 stars out of 5 - "As ever, his chord changes and arrangements betray an inventiveness seemingly borne of brilliant instinct."Pitchfork (Website) - "[I]t's the most complete document we have of the music he was hearing in his head those final years."0.2307728

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Rolling Stone (5/29/03, p.60) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...As Dave Chappelle, Erick Sermon and others serve up cheap laughs and good rhymes, Paul updates his signature sound for the new millennium..."Uncut (6/03, p.111) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...It all works....The unknown collaborators are great....Even the skits are funny. All that is good in hip hop is here..."The Wire (6/03, p.69) - "...Years of adversity and disillusionment with the biz haven't extinguished Prince Paul's sense of mischief or his creative itch..."The Source (6/03, p.140) - "...While it's some of his most accessible work, it's also his downright funkiest to date....Paul's collection spews vitriol for the industry atop beats anyone would be silly not to embrace..."0.1384637

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Spin (12/91) - Ranked #20 in Spin's list of the 20 Best Albums Of 1991.Q (10/95, p.138) - 3 Stars - Good - "...this rock music is a genuinely uninhibited kind. From the opening `Teenage Whore' onwards, the howling confrontation doesn't let up. It's loud, ugly and deliberately shocking..."Alternative Press (7/95, pp.95-96) - Rated #74 in AP's list of the `Top 99 Of '85-'95' - "...Speaking the truth about the irrevocable and easily-earned title of bad girl, Love works in extremes and wears that scarlet letter when she feels like it, and when she doesn't she rips it off, never neglecting melody and language as the real medium for her message..."Melody Maker (12/91) - Ranked #13 in Melody Maker's list of the top 30 albums of 1991 - "...a relentlessly apposite hardcore grind.."18.77535

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Spin (p.68) - "[T]hey conjure the Kinks and the Pretty Things, but deploy samples to keep the proceedings appropriately sullied."16.47219

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Pitchfork (Website) - "[A]s a self-contained document of a lightning-quick, pretension-free moment in time, THE ENDTABLES is pretty spot on."Uncut (magazine) (p.79) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "It's frenetic punk-rock steeped in The Stooges and Pere Ubu..."0.2047925

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Entertainment Weekly (1/26/01, p.103) - "...[Frisell] reaches new atmospheric heights....brilliant guitar work..." - Rating: BThe Wire (5/01, p.61) - "...A compendious evocation and synthesis of a range of genres that never sounds merely eclectic....on a far superior level to most contemporary jazz albums....one of Frisell's most ambitious productions to date..."CMJ (2/19/01, p.15) - "...The soundtrack to a sleepwalk, a blurred ghost image of American music..."Down Beat (5/01, pp.61-2) - 4.5 stars out of 5 - "...Call it sophisticated hick music....It's the good, bad and the ugly, as his essentially cinematic approach to storytelling contains both fragments and extended pieces....suggesting the Wild West with a twist one moment, a gospel, down-by-the-river meeting the next..."JazzTimes (5/01, p.122) - "...Another winsome album....reiterating his bucolic synthesis of American roots music....an American original..."0.1957237

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Billboard (p.36) - "Time has seemingly turned the veteran act optimistic, even when writing about the sometimes messy topic of love."Mojo (Publisher) (p.108) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he stand-out 'The Ghost Of Rockschool' grooves on a mellow, Sly-like backbeat."Paste (magazine) - "[A] clean, lovingly produced affair that takes cues largely from fellow nonthreatening whisperers Simon & Garfunkel..."Clash (magazine) - "[T]his is a beautifully mellow comeback for the modest indie-pop luminaries."Uncut (magazine) (p.81) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "B&S have transformed themselves from simpering recorder-group softies into a spry unit offering a trim take on Northern Soul and '60s French pop."0.1653184

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Spin (p.92) - "Transcending twee with overdriven amps, frankly sexual lyrics, and superior songwriting, the group finally found a global audience thanks to Kurt Cobain's patronage..."Pitchfork (Website) - "With their dirty mouths and pretty faces, pop perspicacity and knack for making a bloody racket, there's no questions the Vaselines were worth rescuing from obscurity."Record Collector (magazine) (p.97) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Nirvana's cover of both 'Molly's Lips' and 'Jesus Wants Me For a Sunbeam' confirmed The Vaselines' place in the annals of contemporary music."0.1541907

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Billboard (p.36) - "Time has seemingly turned the veteran act optimistic, even when writing about the sometimes messy topic of love."Mojo (Publisher) (p.108) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he stand-out 'The Ghost Of Rockschool' grooves on a mellow, Sly-like backbeat."Paste (magazine) - "[A] clean, lovingly produced affair that takes cues largely from fellow nonthreatening whisperers Simon & Garfunkel..."Clash (magazine) - "[T]his is a beautifully mellow comeback for the modest indie-pop luminaries."Uncut (magazine) (p.81) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "B&S have transformed themselves from simpering recorder-group softies into a spry unit offering a trim take on Northern Soul and '60s French pop."0.1322547

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"It's a low-key but oddly resonant little film that lingers in the mind long after its bleak yet psychologically inevitable conclusion."Sight and Sound0.09919103

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Q (10/99, p.150) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...Pervading longueurs and whimsical, cinematic lyrics...characterise [this] reverb-soaked album..."Alternative Press (2/00, p.83) - 4 out of 5 - "...an excellent example of his bent and homely talents....telling the tales of an assortment of characters in the town of Trouble; spoken musings and white-trash humor lead into lilting folk blues of crystal clarity..."No Depression (3-4/00, pp.101-3) - "...TROUBLE IS A LONESOME TOWN is a concept album about the lives and times in a small town aptly named Trouble....Hazelwood's melodies and his voice became his signature..."0.09919103

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Rolling Stone (5/13/99, p.50) - Included in Rolling Stone's "Essential Recordings of the 90's."Rolling Stone (3/5/92, p.68) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...guitarists Bilinda Butcher and Kevin Shields gently breathe pretty tunes into the thick, sweet waves of droning distortion....In My Bloody Valentine's magical kingdom, cacophany is the mind-altering path to beauty..."Spin (p.110) - "This dreamy tsunami of sound blew minds, from Kurt Cobain to Radiohead to Isis."Spin (9/99, p.126) - Ranked #16 in Spin Magazine's "90 Greatest Albums of the '90s."Entertainment Weekly (2/21/92, p.55) - "...simply the most astounding-sounding album produced last year..." - Rating: AQ (10/01, p.49) - Ranked #39 in Q's "Best 50 Albums of Q's Lifetime"Q (12/99, p.70) - Included in Q Magazine's "90 Best Albums Of The 1990s."Q (1/92, p.71) - 4 Stars - Very Good - "...the last word in noise-pop....amounts to a virtual reinvention of the guitar....The rock-is-dead argument could very well stop here..."Alternative Press (7/95, p.79) - Ranked #14 in AP's list of the `Top 99 Of '85-'95' - "...overcame their influences and fulfilled their promise....a record at once so exhausting yet exhilarating, so beautiful yet ugly, so soothing and swirling yet chaotic and dissonant....It will alter your perception of everything music can be..."Alternative Press (5/01, pp.90-1) - "...One of rock's greatest, most innovative and most celebrated albums..."Melody Maker (12/91) - Ranked #7 in Melody Maker's list of the `Top 30 Albums Of 1991.'Q (Magazine) (p.148) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "All the hard lines of rock'n'roll -- the riff, the lyric, the beat -- have been collapsed into something freer....LOVELESS was -- and remains -- inimitable."Q (Magazine) (p.119) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "On LOVELESS, a sublime sense of disorientation comes as standard, not least on 'What You Want' and 'When You Sleep,' where pile-driving guitars surge..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.118) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he result is a kind of sonic rapture, infinitely deep and wide and spiritually charged....There are great pop songs in here, too..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.50) - Ranked #18 in Mojo's "The 50 Most Out There Albums Of All Time" - "LOVELESS twisted the sonic clutter rattling within Kevin Shields' imagination into an epic reality."New York Times (Publisher) (1/1/92) - "...While most current rock prizes crisply articulated digital sounds and rhymes, My Bloody Valentine offers pure defiance: songs in which thickly layered guitars and nearly indecipherable voices add up to a tuneful murk, elusive but memorable..."Uncut (magazine) (p.91) - "The album] holds its own as one of the great rock albums, period....Its extensive 'glide guitar' and curious lack of low end add up to a soundworld no-one could ever hope to replicate."0.09785517

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Rolling Stone (5/13/99, p.50) - Included in Rolling Stone's "Essential Recordings of the 90's."Rolling Stone (3/5/92, p.68) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...guitarists Bilinda Butcher and Kevin Shields gently breathe pretty tunes into the thick, sweet waves of droning distortion....In My Bloody Valentine's magical kingdom, cacophany is the mind-altering path to beauty..."Spin (p.110) - "This dreamy tsunami of sound blew minds, from Kurt Cobain to Radiohead to Isis."Spin (9/99, p.126) - Ranked #16 in Spin Magazine's "90 Greatest Albums of the '90s."Entertainment Weekly (2/21/92, p.55) - "...simply the most astounding-sounding album produced last year..." - Rating: AQ (10/01, p.49) - Ranked #39 in Q's "Best 50 Albums of Q's Lifetime"Q (12/99, p.70) - Included in Q Magazine's "90 Best Albums Of The 1990s."Q (1/92, p.71) - 4 Stars - Very Good - "...the last word in noise-pop....amounts to a virtual reinvention of the guitar....The rock-is-dead argument could very well stop here..."Alternative Press (7/95, p.79) - Ranked #14 in AP's list of the `Top 99 Of '85-'95' - "...overcame their influences and fulfilled their promise....a record at once so exhausting yet exhilarating, so beautiful yet ugly, so soothing and swirling yet chaotic and dissonant....It will alter your perception of everything music can be..."Alternative Press (5/01, pp.90-1) - "...One of rock's greatest, most innovative and most celebrated albums..."Melody Maker (12/91) - Ranked #7 in Melody Maker's list of the `Top 30 Albums Of 1991.'Q (Magazine) (p.148) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "All the hard lines of rock'n'roll -- the riff, the lyric, the beat -- have been collapsed into something freer....LOVELESS was -- and remains -- inimitable."Q (Magazine) (p.119) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "On LOVELESS, a sublime sense of disorientation comes as standard, not least on 'What You Want' and 'When You Sleep,' where pile-driving guitars surge..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.118) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he result is a kind of sonic rapture, infinitely deep and wide and spiritually charged....There are great pop songs in here, too..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.50) - Ranked #18 in Mojo's "The 50 Most Out There Albums Of All Time" - "LOVELESS twisted the sonic clutter rattling within Kevin Shields' imagination into an epic reality."New York Times (Publisher) (1/1/92) - "...While most current rock prizes crisply articulated digital sounds and rhymes, My Bloody Valentine offers pure defiance: songs in which thickly layered guitars and nearly indecipherable voices add up to a tuneful murk, elusive but memorable..."Uncut (magazine) (p.91) - "The album] holds its own as one of the great rock albums, period....Its extensive 'glide guitar' and curious lack of low end add up to a soundworld no-one could ever hope to replicate."0.09785517

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Rolling Stone (5/13/99, p.50) - Included in Rolling Stone's "Essential Recordings of the 90's."Rolling Stone (3/5/92, p.68) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...guitarists Bilinda Butcher and Kevin Shields gently breathe pretty tunes into the thick, sweet waves of droning distortion....In My Bloody Valentine's magical kingdom, cacophany is the mind-altering path to beauty..."Spin (p.110) - "This dreamy tsunami of sound blew minds, from Kurt Cobain to Radiohead to Isis."Spin (9/99, p.126) - Ranked #16 in Spin Magazine's "90 Greatest Albums of the '90s."Entertainment Weekly (2/21/92, p.55) - "...simply the most astounding-sounding album produced last year..." - Rating: AQ (10/01, p.49) - Ranked #39 in Q's "Best 50 Albums of Q's Lifetime"Q (12/99, p.70) - Included in Q Magazine's "90 Best Albums Of The 1990s."Q (1/92, p.71) - 4 Stars - Very Good - "...the last word in noise-pop....amounts to a virtual reinvention of the guitar....The rock-is-dead argument could very well stop here..."Alternative Press (7/95, p.79) - Ranked #14 in AP's list of the `Top 99 Of '85-'95' - "...overcame their influences and fulfilled their promise....a record at once so exhausting yet exhilarating, so beautiful yet ugly, so soothing and swirling yet chaotic and dissonant....It will alter your perception of everything music can be..."Alternative Press (5/01, pp.90-1) - "...One of rock's greatest, most innovative and most celebrated albums..."Melody Maker (12/91) - Ranked #7 in Melody Maker's list of the `Top 30 Albums Of 1991.'Q (Magazine) (p.148) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "All the hard lines of rock'n'roll -- the riff, the lyric, the beat -- have been collapsed into something freer....LOVELESS was -- and remains -- inimitable."Q (Magazine) (p.119) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "On LOVELESS, a sublime sense of disorientation comes as standard, not least on 'What You Want' and 'When You Sleep,' where pile-driving guitars surge..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.118) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he result is a kind of sonic rapture, infinitely deep and wide and spiritually charged....There are great pop songs in here, too..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.50) - Ranked #18 in Mojo's "The 50 Most Out There Albums Of All Time" - "LOVELESS twisted the sonic clutter rattling within Kevin Shields' imagination into an epic reality."New York Times (Publisher) (1/1/92) - "...While most current rock prizes crisply articulated digital sounds and rhymes, My Bloody Valentine offers pure defiance: songs in which thickly layered guitars and nearly indecipherable voices add up to a tuneful murk, elusive but memorable..."Uncut (magazine) (p.91) - "The album] holds its own as one of the great rock albums, period....Its extensive 'glide guitar' and curious lack of low end add up to a soundworld no-one could ever hope to replicate."0.09785517

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"...Kirsten Dunst [is] a dimpled burst of talent..." USA Today "...[Ms. Dunst is] a terrific comic actress..." New York Times "...It's [Dunst's] mixture of delicacy and vivacity that holds the picture together....Of the moment..." Entertainment Weekly "...A smart and sassy high school movie that's fun for all ages....On target in all aspects..." Los Angeles Times "...BRING IT ON has the right blend of silly, puppyish charm to make it almost irresistibly likeable..." Total Film0.08265919

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"...Kirsten Dunst [is] a dimpled burst of talent..." USA Today "...[Ms. Dunst is] a terrific comic actress..." New York Times "...It's [Dunst's] mixture of delicacy and vivacity that holds the picture together....Of the moment..." Entertainment Weekly "...A smart and sassy high school movie that's fun for all ages....On target in all aspects..." Los Angeles Times "...BRING IT ON has the right blend of silly, puppyish charm to make it almost irresistibly likeable..." Total Film0.08265919

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"...[Ms. Dunst is] a terrific comic actress..."New York Times "...It's [Dunst's] mixture of delicacy and vivacity that holds the picture together....Of the moment..."Entertainment Weekly "...A smart and sassy high school movie that's fun for all ages....On target in all aspects..."Los Angeles Times "...BRING IT ON has the right blend of silly, puppyish charm to make it almost irresistibly likeable..."Total Film "...Kirsten Dunst [is] a dimpled burst of talent..."USA Today0.08265919

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"...[Ms. Dunst is] a terrific comic actress..."New York Times "...It's [Dunst's] mixture of delicacy and vivacity that holds the picture together....Of the moment..."Entertainment Weekly "...A smart and sassy high school movie that's fun for all ages....On target in all aspects..."Los Angeles Times "...BRING IT ON has the right blend of silly, puppyish charm to make it almost irresistibly likeable..."Total Film "...Kirsten Dunst [is] a dimpled burst of talent..."USA Today0.08265919

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Kerrang (Magazine) (p.53) - "[T]he flexibility and sheer invention of what was and is really nothing more (or less) than a high-end metal band is truly something to behold..."0.06612735

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