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Living Blues (1/04, pp.46-7) - "[S]he summons both her technical virtuosity and deep emotion with grace."0.4786974

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JazzTimes (12/97, p.143) - "...the lefty six-stringer summons up his own version of bluespower....this is surely one of the best blues offerings of the year."0.3829579

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Living Blues (6/03, p.110) - "...He whoops and hollers like a man possessed, he bellows with rafter-rattling power, and on ballads like 'Stormy Monday' he summons a gritty-sweet melodicism..."0.3350881

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"...[Judd and Freeman are] both good at projecting a kind of Southern intelligence that knows its way around the frailties of human nature....HIGH CRIMES works to keep us involved and make us care..." Chicago Sun-Times "...Freeman gives the kind of expert performance he can summon in his sleep..." Sight and Sound0.2872184

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Down Beat (9/92, p.39) - 4 Stars - Very Good - "...What's most impressive about LET ME IN is the variety of emotional and musical textures Winter can summon with the constraints of his primarily balls-out style...The Mad Albino is still at the top of his game..."0.2872184

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Rolling Stone (p.78) - 3 stars out of 5 - "[The album] deftly bridges the two eras."Uncut (p.116) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[T]his Robbie Fulks-produced salute expertly summons Paycheck's soulful heartache."0.2872184

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Down Beat (1960) - 5 Stars - Excellent - "..This is one of the great records of jazz.."JazzTimes (2/96, p.99) - "...Few tenor saxophonists now or ever can match the sheer depth of feeling that Webster routinely summons up....[this is an] exquisite session..."0.2872184

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"...[Sarandon] delivers a stunning, emotionally direct performance..." Rolling Stone "...[A] cinematic wonder....An exhilarating experience akin to watching a breathless mystery thriller unfold..." -- 4 out of 4 stars USA Today "...It takes a heartbreaking story and pushes it to the limit, showing us the lengths of courage and imagination that people can summon when they must. The performances, by Susan Sarandon and Nick Nolte, are daring, too..." Chicago Sun-Times0.2393487

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Living Blues (9-10/95, pp.80-81) - "...Witty and meditative in turn; resonant with gutbucket blues energy as well as autumnal tenderness: dexterous and innovative, despite the occasional lapses--this set is the equivalent of spending an evening in a great bluesman's living room, passing around a jug and listening to the man summon wisdom and life from his soul, his fingertips, and his ivories..."0.2393487

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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..."0.2393487

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Rolling Stone (p.76) - 3.5 stars out of 5 - "[R]etro-leaning piano melodies, simple two-beat rhythms and Britt Daniel's cocky, deadpan vocals."Spin (p.62) - Ranked #24 in Spin's "40 Best Albums Of 2005" - "Rarely less than decent, they're suddenly untouchable for life."Spin (p.103) - "FICTION is less nervous than its predecessors but emotionally knottier..." - Grade: B-Uncut (p.107) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[A]n artfully ambitious return to form, with songwriter Britt Daniel shadowboxing mystery and misperception amid enigmatically cool melodies, feedback washes and sound effects."Magnet (p.52) - Ranked #14 in Magnet's "The 20 Best Albums Of 2005" - "Spoon's minimalist tendencies give ground to a broader palette of sounds, but the band continues to get under your skin."Magnet (p.111) - "The music's percussive pulse builds to choruses so pointed they could penetrate asphalt."0.2393487

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Q (6/01, p.106) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Displaying greater confidence and density....Incontrovertible proof that Godsmack are no one-album-wonders..."CMJ (12/00, p.57) - "...Beats its generic '90s-era Metallica formula into the ground as Erna once again summons up the demon within with his James Hetfield-derived howl..."0.2393487

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Q (6/01, p.106) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Displaying greater confidence and density....Incontrovertible proof that Godsmack are no one-album-wonders..."CMJ (12/00, p.57) - "...Beats its generic '90s-era Metallica formula into the ground as Erna once again summons up the demon within with his James Hetfield-derived howl..."0.2393487

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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..."0.2393487

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"...REVENGE OF THE NERDS shows more than enough smarts..." Variety "[T]he climactic be-yourself message is agelessly sweet." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly0.1914789

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Entertainment Weekly (11/27/98, pp.80-81) - "...Sounding tight, well rehearsed, and utterly professional, Tyler, Joe Perry, and the gang bound energetically from one hit to another....For all their creative ups and downs, these geezers can still summon up more nerve and verve than a box of matchbox 20s." - Rating: BQ (12/98, p.114) - 4 Stars (out of 5) - "...Twenty years on the re-formed and reformed rockers have produced a second heavyweight double-live set, recorded between 1993 and 1998, yet reprising many of the best songs from Live Bootleg..."0.1914789

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Down Beat (12/94, p.48) - 4 Stars - Very Good Plus - "...packs two albums worth of strong, challenging material onto one CD....[NICE VIEW] incorporate[s] more melodic and rhythmic material...without compromising the unpredictable and episodic qualities of his compositions..."Option (11-12/94, p.100) - "...Tim Berne constructs his multi-layered jazzmatazz in a way that summons the ghosts of Anton Bruckner and Duke Ellington....Caos Totale...continue to execute shifting meters, constantly intriguing harmonic schemes, and daring cliff-hanging solos with ease..."0.1914789

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Rolling Stone (p.99) - 3 stars out of 5 - "As on her last album, tasteful retro organs and wah-wah dominate this batch of originals....One of the strongest moments is a collaboration with songwriting legend Lamont Dozier..."Uncut (p.98) - 3 stars out of 5 - "Stone's technical prowess is unquestionable..."Vibe (p.166) - 3 1/2 discs out of 5 - "[D]eeply refreshing. Her capacity to summon a glorious, earthy past never feels like a nostalgia trip....Her enthusiasm makes it all feel new."0.1914789

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"...REVENGE OF THE NERDS shows more than enough smarts..." Variety "[T]he climactic be-yourself message is agelessly sweet." -- Grade: BEntertainment Weekly0.1914789

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Down Beat (p.79) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "Using a gruff voice rich in texture and small telling detail, he becomes a sweet, kindly songster a la Mississippi John Hurt..."JazzTimes (p.91) - "He blows some mean harmonica on a cover of the classic 'Going Down Slow,'....And he summons up some commanding Howlin' Wolf-ish vocals on the haunting 'Shooting Star'."Dirty Linen (p.46) - "Guy Davis writes songs that are funny, poignant, smart, and literate..."Living Blues (p.46) - "Davis writes songs rich in the sly double-entendres and folkloric imagery of country blues....On SKUNKMELLO, Davis continues to innovate..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.99) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Davis's mature instinct for what to change and what to leave alone, allied with his rich, loamy voice, once again produces music poised between tradition and originality."0.1675441

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Uncut (p.97) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[G]enuinely edgy and unnerving, embracing keening electric guitars, scratchy banjos and African echoes..."Down Beat (p.54) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Taylor creates sonic slices of life...that drench the listener with dark, obsessive urgency."Dirty Linen (p.78) - "Taylor's forceful lead vocals and the vivid emotions he and his collaborators summon up make DEFINITION OF A CIRCLE an utterly original, and often unsettling, listening experience."Living Blues (p.44) - "[H]is theme is courage -- the courage to prevail in the face of oppression, hopelessness, and the simple vicissitudes of daily life....He draws his images with an epic, heartbreaking dignity."No Depression (p.112) - "Taylor continues to unite hypnotic, ultra-repetitive one-chord boogies with droning guitars and quicksand-like undertow."0.1675441

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"...A fitting successor to the classic television horror stories it takes off from....Holland treats his audience intelligently..." New York Times "...An exceptionally jolting roller-coaster ride through an especially scary tunnel of love....The chills come thick and fast..." Los Angeles Times0.1675441

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"Chantal Akerman's storytelling is just realistic enough to throw you off balance every few moments when absurdism rears its merry head." Premiere0.1436092

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"...Enough cheery mockery to amuse even non-tokers..."Entertainment Weekly "...Frequently amusing....Dylan maintains a consistent level of a swaggering, semi-anarchic silliness..."Variety "...If you like stoner comedies and Cheech & Chong, HOW HIGH will feel like home....Method Man and Redman lend a certain charm to this film....The pair exudes humor..." Chicago Sun-Times0.1436092

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Rolling Stone (9/27/01, p.70) - 3.5 stars out of 5 - "...Summons the evangelical spirit of a crusade in progress, capturing the feeling not just of the revival tent but of the dark, human swampland lurking beyond it..."Entertainment Weekly (4/27/01, p.119) - "...With an estimable backing band...and fetching covers...these gospel elders have found the fountain of youth..." - Rating: A-Q (5/01, p.103) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...Their first attempt at recording modern gospel-inspired material succeeds admirably....powerful enough to give Karl Marx religion..."CMJ (4/23/01, p.10) - "...There's always risk in taking such purity and adding outside elements, but the Blind Boys are the stars here...withtheir guests adding tasteful touches of blues and soul..."Vibe (6/01, p.158) - 4 discs out of 5 - "With their gravelly, tight-knit gospel harmonizing and raw, gutbucket soul, [they] make cats liek Sisqo and K-Ci sound like vocal pip-sqeaks....It maikes you want to holla and scream, hallelujah!"Mojo (Publisher) (5/01, p.112) - "...Refreshingly accessible, fitted out as it is with instrumental settings...that re both piquant and ingenious....an affecting album."0.1436092

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Rolling Stone (p.64) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Every band should mature like the Mogwai lads: still inventive, still challenging themselves and still insanely loud."Spin (p.82) - "HARDCORE is mostly content to refine the band's epic, frequently breathtaking constructions."Alternative Press (p.96) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Characteristically, Mogwai surrender just enough melodic nuance to sustain superficial interest -- without forfeiting the abstractions..."CMJ - "'San Pedro' is the guitar-driven stand-out, an intense track that draws on the long-successful and now standard shoegaze formula....'Rano Pano' is the ideal atmospheric track."Billboard (p.32) - "[The album] finds the fivesome in reliably epic pseudo-soundtrack mode, waxing their glacial post-rock riffs until they gleam with equal parts menace and melancholy."Q (Magazine) (p.112) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[The album] rediscovers the band's youthful brio....HARDCORE...sound defiantly re-energised, like a band starting over."Paste (magazine) - "Over the course of 10 consistently great tracks, they coil together relentlessly compelling instrumentals that fully demonstrate the reason for their staying power..."Uncut (magazine) (p.97) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "They still summon great surges of ravishing noise, although here the volume envelops you stealthily, like an encroaching tide."0.1196743

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"[A]nchored by a strong performance by Jackman, who embodies Wolverine like no one else could."USA Today "Like never before, Hugh Jackman sinks his claws into the emotion and the action scenes of the tormented mutant, now doing battle with diminished powers."Chicago Sun-Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "A refreshing summer cocktail of action-movie staples, THE WOLVERINE combines the bracingly adult flavor of everyones favorite mutant antihero... with the fizzy effervescence of several mixers from the cabinet of Japanese genre cinema..."Washington Post "Hugh Jackman, in his sixth time up as Wolverine, still has the juice. This pissed-off man of Adamantium claws is stalking new ground, and his fight with yakuza on top of Tokyo's speeding bullet train is a wowser."Rolling Stone "Hugh Jackman returns as the adamantium-reinforced superhero in this entertaining and surprisingly existential digression from his usual X-Men exploits."Variety "[I]t's definitely a more entertaining and far deeper film than the last Wolverine outing..."Entertainment Weekly 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he storytelling is more sharply focused here, ignited by flashes of stylised superheroism."Total Film "[T]his noir-ish, unusually intimate take still has the requisite sockadelic set pieces to guarantee an adamantium-plated hit..."Hollywood Reporter0.1196743

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Dirty Linen (2-3/96, p.87) - "Cuban son, a musical style and dance characterized by syncopated rhythms, is..."the combination of stringed instruments and poetry used by the Spanish-descended...rural peasant farmers...with African-derived rhythmic elements...""0.09573947

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Rolling Stone (6/22/00, p.135) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...A lazy dissolving dream of a record that glimmers in and out like a mirage and sharpens to a hard focus with songs like 'Sonic Wind'....conjuring a phantom photograph of the American West, overgrown with cactus and the unemployed."Entertainment Weekly (5/19/00, p.74) - "...Burrows deep into south-of-the-border territory, with authentic waltz-time instrumentals, then warbles murder ballads and emotional road-kill tales that sound like Will Oldham fronting a mariachi band." - Rating: A-Q (6/00, p.102) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Highly evocative....sounding like a collection of offcuts from Orson Welles' 'A Touch Of Evil'....Accordions, melodica, trumpets and vibes give the album a haunting ambience..."Magnet (8-9/00, pp.68-9) - "You'll need all the quiet you can possibly summon to hear the layered nuances embedded in the grooves of HOT RAIL....It's eerie quiet makes it so memorable....Seek not to label but to listen."The Wire (5/00, p.63) - "...Combines scorched soundtracks with moody ballads....adding more impressionistic interludes and vocal tracks..."CMJ (5/8/00, p.27) - "...Unfurls dramatically, with more colors and a sharper eye for detail....backed by sumptuous horns, slide guitars and more, HOT RAIL sounds like a collaborative effort between the Buena Vista Social Club, a wild-eyed wunderkind producer and a Gram Parsons-influenced rock star..."Melody Maker (5/30/00, p.57) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...a mix of down-home country charms and knowingly worldly sophistication....made for everyone who's ever come second in any of life's duels. Beautiful."Mojo (Publisher) (5/00, p.93) - "...A beautiful, accomplished work....The lyrics are resigned and weary but the music is sensuous and evocative."0.09573947

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Rolling Stone (p.86) - 3 stars out of 5 - "[T]he Bad Seeds summon a torrent of noise both awful and exquisite. It's a gothic alt-squall that pokes fun at itself yet remains decidedly creepy."Spin (p.118) - "The pile-driving ABATTOIR BLUES disc of this double album opens with one of the greatest songs of Cave's 26-year career, 'Get Ready For Love'..." - Grade: BEntertainment Weekly (p.69) - "[Cave] remains a singular sensation." - Grade: A-Uncut (p.113) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[W]oozy lust anthems and quasi-biblical junk-blues eruptions. With this feast of fearsome rock'n'soul, Beelzebub's favourite lounge singer has returned to claim his throne."Uncut (p.75) - Ranked #13 in Uncut's "Best New Albums of 2004" - "Cave roared back to deliver not one but two albums of fiery genius."Alternative Press (p.158) - "[T]hey're spending middle age churning out the best music of their career....Alternating between funky and uplifting, the Seeds turn these rants into devotionals, finding the prayer that's always lurked beneath the blasphemy of Cave's best work..." - 5 out of 5Magnet (p.94) - "[T]he songs are steeped in blood, loneliness and hard redemption."Living Blues (p.71) - "[T]he musical equivalent of a hurricane, as guitars, drumbeats, and angelic gospel singers swirl around Cave's demanding, demonstrative voice."Mojo (Publisher) (p.57) - Ranked #73 in Mojo's "100 Modern Classics" -- "[I]t's a perfect blend of rumbling, bilious rock and ancient folk themes cleaving true to the uniquely skewed gyroscope at the centre of Cave's music."Mojo (Publisher) (p.94) - 5 stars out of 5 - "Both ABATTOIR BLUES and THE LYRE OF ORPHEUS are stuck all over with burr-like catches and hooks, so warmly intimate The Bad Seeds might have set up in the corner of the room....The scope and breadth is startling..."0.09573947

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