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Uncut (p.111) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[O]n 'Five Years', 'Quicksand' and a forlorn 'Lady Stardust' he quivers sincerely on the verge of a favela-folk-tinged rock'n'roll suicide."0.1546517

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Rolling Stone (12/25/03, p.111) - Included in Rolling Stone's "50 Best Albums of 2003"Rolling Stone (10/16/03, p.88) - 4 stars out of 5 - "This is a record of breathtaking, eccentric opulence....WANT ONE is a valentine to monogamy - craving it, not getting it, not quite giving up..."Entertainment Weekly (9/26/03, p.94) - "...A gorgeous meditation on emotional displacement, on finding yourself adrift when you want to love and be loved....If Sondheim had been reared on old Van Dyke Parks records, he might sound like this..." - Rating: A-Q (12/03, p.139) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...This is an exuberant return to gorgeous melodies, dynamic arrangements and a sharper focus on life and love. The musical scope is breathtaking..."Uncut (01/04, pp.84-7) - Ranked #37 in Uncut's "Albums Of The Year 2003"Uncut (11/03, p.124) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...WANT ONE takes his lush, orchestrated pop to staggering new heights..."Dirty Linen (p.51) - "[A] sweeping, dramatic, big, broad and brash record - it's grand in its aspirations, and it delivers quite beautifully..."Mojo (Publisher) (01/01/04, p.58) - Ranked #21 in Mojo's "The Best of 2003"Mojo (Publisher) (10/03, p.120) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Regret-filled ruminations like '14th St.' and 'Vicious World' perfectly evoke his old man's early Atlantic work..."0.1237214

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Rolling Stone (12/25/03, p.111) - Included in Rolling Stone's "50 Best Albums of 2003"Rolling Stone (10/16/03, p.88) - 4 stars out of 5 - "This is a record of breathtaking, eccentric opulence....WANT ONE is a valentine to monogamy - craving it, not getting it, not quite giving up..."Entertainment Weekly (9/26/03, p.94) - "...A gorgeous meditation on emotional displacement, on finding yourself adrift when you want to love and be loved....If Sondheim had been reared on old Van Dyke Parks records, he might sound like this..." - Rating: A-Q (12/03, p.139) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...This is an exuberant return to gorgeous melodies, dynamic arrangements and a sharper focus on life and love. The musical scope is breathtaking..."Uncut (01/04, pp.84-7) - Ranked #37 in Uncut's "Albums Of The Year 2003"Uncut (11/03, p.124) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...WANT ONE takes his lush, orchestrated pop to staggering new heights..."Dirty Linen (p.51) - "[A] sweeping, dramatic, big, broad and brash record - it's grand in its aspirations, and it delivers quite beautifully..."Mojo (Publisher) (01/01/04, p.58) - Ranked #21 in Mojo's "The Best of 2003"Mojo (Publisher) (10/03, p.120) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Regret-filled ruminations like '14th St.' and 'Vicious World' perfectly evoke his old man's early Atlantic work..."0.1237214

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Melody Maker (11/8/97, p.50) - "...retrospective of the weird and wired world of early David Bowie....in the space of a few years he laid down a sonic and ideological blueprint that so many bands have since pilfered."Mojo (Publisher) (p.124) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[S]ticking mainly to the big singles and classics....Packing in an impressive 57 tracks...it gives huge value..."Mojo (Publisher) (2/02, p.84) - "...This neat compilation has manifest merits....an ideal point of entry..."0.1237214

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Q (12/92, p.144) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...sounds as exciting and as dramatic now as it did then...a remarkable document of an unforgettable time..."Magnet (11/03, p.112) - "...ZIGGY STARDUST is the essence of rock 'n' roll's escape..."Mojo (Publisher) (5/03, p.116) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...A little piece of history....This is heaven for Bowie fans..."NME (Magazine) (10/3/92, p.41) - "...a time when Bowie was a needle-thin bisexual alien far stranger than anything his legions of subsequent copyists could ever hope to emulate...a gloriously bonkers piece of cynical showmanship..."0.1237214

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Magnet (p.88) - "Larson loves to use vintage guitars and reverb to create dreamlike moods."0.1093553

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"Mr. Mullan and his director, Gaby Dellal, balance the sentimentality with a healthy dose of working-class vulnerability." New York Times "Dellal and cinematographer David Johnson paint an inviting picture of Glasgow..."Los Angeles Times "ON A CLEAR DAY is a heart-warming film with good performances and an uplifting theme in the vein of WAKING NED DEVINE..."USA Today0.07732587

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3 stars out of 5 -- "It's a very finely made film, with Owen hinting at a humanity beneath the character's grubby cynicism and delivering one of his most consistent, impressive performances."Total Film "[T]he main pyrotechnics are saved for the semi-impressionist action climax....CHILDREN OF MEN's unrestrained energy is electrifying."Sight and Sound Ranked #19 in Film Comment's "20 Best Films Of 2006."Film Comment 4 stars out of 5 -- "CHILDREN OF MEN does what the best dystopic drama should do: it makes you look at the world around you and shudder."Uncut 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "In the spellbinding CHILDREN OF MEN, his best film to date, Cuaron, 45, fills every frame with his passion and intellect. Here's a movie that grabs you hard, pops your eyes, provokes your mind and ultimately lifts your spirits."Rolling Stone 5 stars out of 5 -- "This is gut-pummelling and tense stuff, as Cuaron creates a world only a few steps removed from our own....CHILDREN OF MEN is guaranteed classic status."Ultimate DVD "Cuaron's long takes and snaking tracking shots are constantly intensifying the real-world nature of Owen's sci-fi odyssey." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly "Cuaron turns the screws like an expert torturer -- CHILDREN OF MEN sets a new high bar for all-in-one tracking shot wonderment..."Movieline's Hollywood Life 5 stars out of 5 -- "Searingly committed to celluloid by Cuaron, CHILDREN OF MEN is a film that gets into your head....Stunning."Ultimate DVD0.07732587

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Melody Maker (11/8/97, p.50) - "...retrospective of the weird and wired world of early David Bowie....in the space of a few years he laid down a sonic and ideological blueprint that so many bands have since pilfered."Mojo (Publisher) (p.124) - 4 stars out of 5 - "[S]ticking mainly to the big singles and classics....Packing in an impressive 57 tracks...it gives huge value..."Mojo (Publisher) (2/02, p.84) - "...This neat compilation has manifest merits....an ideal point of entry..."0.07732587

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JazzTimes (3/97, p.100) - "...a splendid encounter....Hines always liked to minimize his abilities as a blues player, but this is just one of his several blues masterpieces..."29.80861

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Entertainment Weekly (5/27/94, p.88) - "...they occasionally mix classical and industrial sounds into jangly metal...Bubble-gum grunge: an idea whose time has come...." - Rating: B+20.89397

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"...MacLaine and an eclectic cast aided by an ebullient score and pretty good dancing keep things aloft..." Premiere0.4244559

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"[A] family comedy that is actually involving, even believable, and manages to be pretty funny too."Los Angeles Times0.2036001

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Q (6/92, p.112) - 3 Stars - Good - "..Before the throat, there were the fingers and this collection will be a pleasant eye-opener for those who thought that Nat Cole was only a pretty voice.."0.1865754

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Down Beat (p.77) - 3.5 stars out of 5 - "On this unabashedly pretty CD, pianist Alan Pasqua plays to his strengths: an affinity for melodic improvisation and a warm, expressive sound.JazzTimes (p.128) - "[T]his intimate piano trio offering showcases an entirely different side of his musicality."0.1745287

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Spin (p.82) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "He's got a savagely self-aware wit [and] a gift for freewheelin' lyrical flights..."Alternative Press (p.122) - "[Farquhar] continues to spit his signature quick deliver over an array of quality beats....It's undoubtedly his catchiest record so far..."The Wire (p.70) - "Producers Nobody and Boom Bip throw everything they've got at him, even slipping out of the circus tent for pretty quiet things like 'Sunshowers'."CMJ (p.39) - "He can grab from every facet of pop and hip-hop culture and still present a pastiche that is both relevant and refreshing..."0.1697824

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Entertainment Weekly (7/18/97, p.85) - "...Given her pretty folk-rock melodies (with more elaborate arrangements than on previous albums), conversational singing, and the sheer detail of her lyrics, Williams' songs will have no trouble connecting with you." - Rating: B0.1652334

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"...Clooney proves himself to be a true movie star....Irresistibility..." -- Rating:B+ Entertainment Weekly "ONE FINE DAY is a pretty ideal baby-boomer romantic comedy. Made with the right breezy insouciance and performed with consummate flair and sexy star allure by Michelle Pfeiffer and George Clooney..." Variety0.1559381

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Mojo (Publisher) (p.96) - 3 stars out of 5 - "[T]his titan of modern rock has decided to bare his soul, his foibles, his rather extreme religiosity, and his rocky search for love and meaning..."0.1363131

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Rolling Stone (4/7/94, p.71) - 4 1/2 Stars - Excellent Plus - "...a career album in every regard...Raitt is her own best accompanist. Her wind-whipped slide guitar is the first sound the listener encounters, and her playing on a variety of instruments sets the emotional tone for virtually every track thereafter...glows with hard-won grace...."Entertainment Weekly (3/25/94, p.52) - "...Raitt remains one of the most utterly guileless performers rock has ever produced...she's continuing to push herself and grow as an artist..." - Rating: BMusician (5/94, p.72) - "...So it sounds pretty much exactly like her two last albums--so what? That doesn't mean there aren't subtle differences here...sometimes the little things make all the difference...."Stereo Review (4/94, p.87) - "...Raitt seems less pop star than spiritual searcher. In that context, her burning slide guitar functions as more than exquisite instrumental texture--it's practically a metaphor for the sound of a heart cracking open, possibly beyond repair...."New York Times (Publisher) (3/20/94, p.27) - "...A collection implicitly about an artist coming to terms with middle age, outlasting or outgrowing old themes and influences, LONGING throws down a new challenge to the mass audience Ms. Raitt has worked so long and hard to attract..."0.1273368

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Rolling Stone (1/10/91) - 3 Stars - Good - "...amazingly likable and even brave...You'd have to search pretty far to find white blues this consistently catchy and rhythmic, this varied, this free of gut-busting macho slop...could prove the most inescapable hard rock since APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION..."Q (1/91) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...Already multi-platinum shifters in their homeland, this should finally guarantee them tickets to the ball over here..."0.1225494

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"...Utterly charming..." - Recommended Premiere "...[BABE] is in a league of its own when it comes to enchantment....Beautifully shot in Australia, Babe gives off a cozy, old-fashioned feel..." -- 3 1/2 out of 4 stars USA Today "...It's inspiring what real talent, imagination, and style can do..." -- Rating: A Entertainment Weekly "...Dazzling family entertainment with enormous charm and utilizing breathtaking technical innovation..."Variety "...Carefree and light on its feet....If only people would be more like these animals, the world, though hardly saner, would certainly be a lot more fun..." Los Angeles Times "...BABE is a movie made with charm and wit....It knows things, and teaches lessons. And it is so well made that adults will find it entertaining, too..." Chicago Sun-Times0.1183293

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"...It's inspiring what real talent, imagination, and style can do..." -- Rating: AEntertainment Weekly "...Carefree and light on its feet....If only people would be more like these animals, the world, though hardly saner, would certainly be a lot more fun..."Los Angeles Times "...Utterly charming..." - RecommendedPremiere "...Dazzling family entertainment with enormous charm and utilizing breathtaking technical innovation..."Variety "...BABE is a movie made with charm and wit....It knows things, and teaches lessons. And it is so well made that adults will find it entertaining, too..."Chicago Sun-Times "...[BABE] is in a league of its own when it comes to enchantment....Beautifully shot in Australia, Babe gives off a cozy, old-fashioned feel..." -- 3 1/2 out of 4 stars USA Today0.1183293

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5 stars out of 5 -- "A bold, inventive, audacious entertainment, INCEPTION charts a new course for motion pictures and sets the bar very, very high."Box Office "[T]he vast cryptogram of INCEPTION has a core of real emotion....The film is an imposing, prismatic achievement..." -- Grade: A-A.V. Club 4 stars out of 4 -- "The movie is all about process, about fighting our way through enveloping sheets of reality and dream, reality within dreams, dreams without reality. It's a breathtaking juggling act..."Chicago Sun-Times "[E]asily the most original movie in ages....Credit cinematographer Wally Pfister with so neatly blending the real and surreal without any hokey moments."Hollywood Reporter "It's a rollicking explosion of images as hypnotizing and sharply angled as any in a drawing by M.C. Escher or a state-of-the-biz videogame..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] tremendously exciting science-fiction thriller....This is a popular entertainment with a knockout punch so intense and unnerving it'll have you worrying if it's safe to close your eyes at night."Los Angeles Times "DiCaprio is terrific as the guilt-ridden Dom....Nolan has fashioned a story rich in off-kilter grandeur."USA Today 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "The visuals, shot by the gifted Wally Pfister on locations from the steaming heat of Morocco to the snow-capped Alps, are astounding....A knockout."Rolling Stone 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "INCEPTION is one of the best sci-fi movies of the new century, a mind-better about dreams as public spaces."Premiere "[V]isually arresting....You see some things that are pretty amazing, and amazingly pretty..."New York Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "INCEPTION is that rare film that can be enjoyed on superficial and progressively deeper levels, a feat that uncannily mimics the mind-bending journey its protagonist takes."Washington Post "Nolan orchestrates the multiple action strands with tremendous dexterity....It all looks as spectacular as you'd hope."Uncut "[T]here are impressive Escher-like impossible staircases, startling uses of slo-mo and weightlessness and a neat address of the way dreams have no establishing shots or transitional scenes..."Sight and Sound Included in USA Today's "10 Best Films Of 2010" -- "[B]rilliantly realized by writer/director Christopher Nolan."USA Today Ranked #2 in Rolling Stone's "10 Best Movies Of 2010" -- "[A] visionary milestone that gets better and digs deeper each time you see it."Rolling Stone 5 stars out of 5 -- "INCEPTION is an extraordinary movie...It's an original, impossibly imaginative arthouse psycho-thriller..."Total Film Included in Roger Ebert's "The Best Films of 2010" -- "It's a breathtaking juggling act by writer-director Christopher Nolan..."Chicago Sun-Times0.117636

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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..."0.1090505

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Rolling Stone (3/14/02, p.72) - 3 out of 5 stars - "...Homey and livable - life without coffee. Not your average pop pleasure; not your average pop band."Spin (3/02, pp.134-136) - 6 out of 10 - "...playing fast and loose with country, indie, and soul....replacing song-craft with baroque digressions..."Uncut (1/03, p.94) - Ranked #6 in Uncut's "100 Best Albums of the Year" - "...Another American classic..."Alternative Press (5/02, p.88) - 8 out of 10 - "...Clever, literate and pretty..."The Wire (2/02, p.63) - "...A more personal set of songs that have been minimally constructed and designed for a smaller group of musicians....a record that urges you tolean closer to the speakers to fully hear everything that is being played and sung..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.112) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[D]etails lift out with cumulative power....Pure quality."Mojo (Publisher) (1/03, p.76) - Ranked #40 in Mojo's "Best Albums of 2002"Mojo (Publisher) (3/02, p.101) - "...Each play of the CD reveals a new hook, a tiny flourish or a whispered vocal/lyrical cadence. These gradual pleasures fly in the face of today's pop/rock hard-sell....It's a place of warmth, beauty and humanity..."NME (Magazine) (2/23/02, p.34) - 8 out of 10 - "...A brave and curious record....that rarest of things - a record that makes the wild and dramatic seem strangely limited..."Uncut (magazine) (p.102) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Kurt's songs were poised between whimsical reflection and grim tragedy."0.106114

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Spin (8/00, p.156) - 7 out of 10 - "...Camaro-rock....It's impossible to predict what these art-school dirtbags will sound like from one record to the next....[Their] randomness 'is' their schtick, their gift to faux-sleazy history, and they never fail to wake up their muse whenever it passes out."Magnet (8-9/00, p.89) - "...An arsenal of catchy guitar, vocal and rhythmic lines designed to keep things lively...hearkening back to their pastiche/college early days....this is inspired kitsch of the highest order."The Wire (6/00, p.57) - "...Their visionary rock'n'roll blueprint takes in everything from Ornette inspired harmolodics, Alice Cooper, Black Ark recording techniques and a genuinely twisted ear for hyperreal rock sound..."CMJ (6/19/00, p.3) - "...Riding side-saddle through rambling blues riffs, the laid-back control...teeters on the brink of physical, psychological and musical collapse....quite listenable..."Melody Maker (6/13/00, p.82) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...It has moments of genius that most bands could only ever dream of, where the tunes manage to eclipse the attitude....A triumph of style over plodding content."Mojo (Publisher) (7/00, pp.100-1) - "...A pared-down, riff-driven music that sits somewhere between the American underground and early '70s Stones....Trux-world is a pretty firmly-defined place, where the amps are legally obliged to remain on..."NME (Magazine) (6/3/00, p.41) - 7 out of 10 - "...A testament to raw power. Rock'n'roll that is at once chaotic, seemingly random 'and yet' very carefully thought out....A suite of gritty, sometimes languid songs...showing off the couple's refusal to do the expected is intact..."0.106114

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"...THE GOOD THIEF is exuberant, sexy, and ultimately life-affirming drama..." Total Film "...It's a triumph of flourish, all weathered, movie-star-size gesture....The movie is the ultimate caper, a work of brazen ebullience..." New York Times "...THE GOOD THIEF offers a couple of good benefits. One is the pleasing sight of Nick Nolte in fairly robust form....There's also an appealing turn by Tcheky Karyo..." USA Today "...Nolte brings a raspy authority to the role, and director Neil Jordan surrounds him with colorful characters..." Rolling Stone "...[Nolte gives] one of those performances that flows unhindered from an actor's deepest instincts..." Chicago Sun-Times "...An ingenious thriller....One of the best things about THE GOOD THIEF is the vividly grungy atmosphere that Jordan and master cinematographer Chris Menges evoke..." Movieline's Hollywood Life0.1056245

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"[T]art and often charming....With a lively and talented young cast headed by the cherubic Lindsay Lohan."New York Times "[Mark Waters] confirms that he has a fine studio touch. He keeps the story light and bright, and he brings out real comic performances from his cast, including newcomer Seyfried, who plays her ditz with Judy Holliday charm..."Los Angeles Times "The movie is full of good ideas....Look behind the glasses to Fey's invaluable expressions of womanly deadpan dismay for advice on all things modern-girl." Entertainment Weekly "MEAN GIRLS has the same fancifully dead-on tone as 1995's CLUELESS."USA Today "Fey subverts formula to find comic gold. She's a brash new voice in movie comedy. Boy, do we need her now." Rolling Stone "[A] slick, enjoyable film....The dialogue is witty and sharp..." Sight and Sound "[The film] sidesteps a lot of cliches, goes for real humor instead of gags, and even contains some wisdom."Chicago Sun-Times0.0950727

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"[T]art and often charming....With a lively and talented young cast headed by the cherubic Lindsay Lohan."New York Times "MEAN GIRLS has the same fancifully dead-on tone as 1995's CLUELESS."USA Today "[The film] sidesteps a lot of cliches, goes for real humor instead of gags, and even contains some wisdom."Chicago Sun-Times "[Mark Waters] confirms that he has a fine studio touch. He keeps the story light and bright, and he brings out real comic performances from his cast, including newcomer Seyfried, who plays her ditz with Judy Holliday charm..."Los Angeles Times "The movie is full of good ideas....Look behind the glasses to Fey's invaluable expressions of womanly deadpan dismay for advice on all things modern-girl."Entertainment Weekly "Fey subverts formula to find comic gold. She's a brash new voice in movie comedy. Boy, do we need her now."Rolling Stone "[A] slick, enjoyable film....The dialogue is witty and sharp..."Sight and Sound0.0950727

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Spin (9/95, p.112) - 7 - Flawed Yet Worthy - "...it flows organically....the tunes...juggle drama and beats with lightness and elan, balancing immediacy and indirection. They're hooky without being pop, jazzy without being abstract....the general level of creativity is staggering..."Down Beat (11/95, p.60) - 3.5 Stars - Good/Very Good - "...Guru is heads above other rappers integrating jazz into their music. Plus, his latest foray into jazz-rap territory continues to inform younger audiences about the old school..."Vibe (9/95, pp.163-164) - "...reeks of adulthood....instead of risking potshots from conservatives, Guru (in a bolder move) risks his rep with his hardcore fans. He flaunts King-isms to folks who pray to Malcolm....a comment on the way things are, but it is also a none-too-subtle request for a change of mind..."The Source (9/95, p.98) - 3.5 Mics - Dope - "...JAZZMATAZZ II proves to be a refreshing work that sends good messages about family, life and the cultures of jazz and hip-hop..."Jazziz (12/95, p.77) - "...the purest collaboration in the history of the hip hop jazz movement....solid, steady soulkick and...profound poetic presence...reminds the listener to look the truth in the face and address it, conquer it, rap about it, and make sure to remember that Guru knew it first..."NME (Magazine) (7/22/95, p.46) - 8 (out of 10) - "...outstrips the first for confidence, funkiness and good vibes. He's really onto something here....So which is the side project, Gang Starr or Jazzmatazz? Who cares? Fact is, out of one team, we've got two great acts..."0.09087332

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Rolling Stone (9/14/00, p.174) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...Documents the crucial early steps of Armstrong's journey....[with] his knack for generating soaring melodies, his ability to make his enthusiasm for everything he played feel contagious...and the order in which he got things done..."Entertainment Weekly (12/29/00, p.140) - Ranked #1 in EW's Top 3 Jazz Albums of 2000 - "...Utterly indispensable..."CMJ (8/28/00, p.24) - "...Spectacular....the music has been remastered [and] adjusted so that the material plays at the same pitch it was originally recorded....A quality package of some of jazz's most important recordings."JazzTimes (10/00, pp.77-8) - "...The Rosetta Stone of jazz....We witness Armstrong transforming jazz from attractive folk music performed by collectives into art music energized by the creative power of one man's intuitive ability to make it swing..."Vibe (10/00, p.176) - 3.5 records of 5 - "...Reveals why Armstrong was jazz's first superstar. The versatile arrangements, brilliant songwriting, exquisite hornplay, and passionate vocal delivery on this set laid the foundation for modern music..."Mojo (Publisher) (11/00, p.106) - "...He redefined what was possible in improvised jazz melody and jazz singing. These sides are to jazz what Chaucer is to literature..."0.0887203

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Q (p.136) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he band's sound is impressively cinematic, building from lush choral passages to frenetic, breakneck riffing."Kerrang (Magazine) (p.48) - "Chugging guitars and whipcrack drums are all present in abundance and there's raw-throated fury aplenty."0.08800049

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No Depression (11-12/01, p.130) - "...Koller gives these wonderful songs, and his departed colleague, the tribute they deserve..."0.08800049

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Living Blues (5-6/99, pp.58-61) - "...lean, economical sound that characterized Lester's best work....ALL OVER YOU sounds like all the participants were relaxed and having a good time..."0.08800049

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