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Spin (12/01, pp.154,157) - 8 out of 10 - "...Sincere paeans to growth, self-realization, and tree-hugging transcendence....the best West Coast country-rock band since '80s insurgents the Long Ryders..."Alternative Press (2/02, p.65) - Ranked #23 in AP's "25 Best Albums of 2001".Alternative Press (12/01, p.83) - 8 out of 10 - "...Avoiding irony and smarm...this gives off good vibrations..."Magnet (p.85) - "Many of the album's tracks began nice and steady with honky-tonk fingerpicking and woozy pedal steel but ended in a miasma of organ drone and haunting harmony vocals."CMJ (10/8/01, p.5) - "...A relaxed, panoramic sound and psychedelic effects gently mutating together..."Mojo (Publisher) (11/01, p.100) - "...They take the nascent country rock of The Byrds and extrapolate every last ounce of plangent guitar chime and yearning vocal polyphony until they ring afresh..."27.0756

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Uncut (1/03, p.96) - Ranked #39 in Uncut's "100 Best Albums of the Year"Uncut (12/02, p.132) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Wondermints' sonic skills are positively futuristic..."Mojo (Publisher) (12/02, p.98) - "...LA's best kept secret marks a shift from Power into Sunshine Pop, recalling The Beach Boys..."10.80001

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"...[Daniel Day-Lewis] is riveting..." Rolling Stone "...Handsome, swashbuckling, peculiarly prescient....[Day-Lewis's] fierce and graceful body language speaks much louder than words..."New York Times "...[Mann's] best movie....A pleasant reminder that you don't need coherence when you've got iconic stars like [Day-Lewis and Stowe]..." -- Rating: A- Entertainment Weekly "...Undeniably exciting....Filled from the opening shot with spectacular natural vistas..." Los Angeles Times "...There are just enough historical and political details....Entertaining..." Chicago Sun-Times "...One of the decade's best action extravaganzas..."USA Today7.317813

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Spin (10/03, p.109) - "...Hendrix-sampling psychedelic bootylicity that rarely lets up. Makes you wish Jurassic 5 were a little bit freakier..."Mojo (Publisher) (12/03, p.134) - 4 stars out of 5 - "DU brought an enthusiastic and whole-hearted embrace of P-Funk to hip hop."6.159153

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Mojo (Publisher) (10/03, p.132) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...[A] stonking 20-track overview of the funky siblings' tenure at A&M in the late '70s..."5.235502

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Musician (4/94, p.92) - "...What makes this tribute noteworthy isn't the merit of the project or the marquee value of the players...but the quality of the performances...the best ones draw upon the artist's deepest strengths in often surprising ways, like Clapton's astonishing falsetto on "You Must Believe Me."..."0.1404419

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Rolling Stone (pp.121-122) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Daltry and Townshend have made a record as brazen in its way and right for its day as THE WHO SELL OUT and TOMMY were in theirs."Spin (p.103) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "Pete Townshend and Roger Daltrey explore a rustic folk-rock vibe..."Q (pp.126-127) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's very much Townshend's album....Reassuringly, Townshend still refuses to write about the obvious or mundane."Mojo (Publisher) (p.98) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[I]t's fantastic, arguably the best Who record since 1973's QUADROPHENIA....[With] a couple of stunning, rustic folk songs and enough mind-boggling Townshend cosmology...to elevate this into a challenging piece of conceptual art."0.1312461

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Rolling Stone (12/1/94, p.124) - 3 Stars - Good- "...doesn't really sound like the compilation of rejects it actually is. In fact, it's better than a lot of albums that bands labored hard to put together...features the Pumpkins' trademark bombastic fuzz barrage..."Spin (11/94, p.93) - Recommended - "...What's best about the record is what's best about preceding Smashing Pumpkins stuff: the cool multitracked Brian May-style guitar bits and the way these bits explode out of lacy, ephemeral sections..."Entertainment Weekly (10/7/94, p.76) - "...what's fascinating is how the Pumpkins can sound both raw and fussily produced at the same time. For a blatant cash cow, PISCES ISCARIOT delivers some fine milk..." - Rating: B+Q (1/95, p.263) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...If this is one chapter's leftovers, who can wait for the next?"Alternative Press (12/94, p.110) - "...PISCES highlights a grinny side to the band which is completely unexpected...these are the playful Pumpkins we know and want to love..."Musician (12/94, p.92) - "...Corgan shows how well the elements that drive the Pumpkins' heavier material (darkness, introspection, celebration) can work in this alternate setting..."Kerrang (Magazine) (p.54) - "[Some songs] were exquisite: the acoustics of Fleetwood Mac cover 'Landslide' and 'Starla''s psychedelia among them."NME (Magazine) (12/24/94, p.23) - Ranked #9 in NME's list of the 10 best compilation albums of 1994.NME (Magazine) (10/29/94, p.47) - 8 - Excellent - "...Most bands would willingly die a hideous death just to make one album half as coherent, half as inventive and half as moving as PISCES ISCARIOT. What a beautiful rip off..."0.124909

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"[A] knockout movie, one of the year's best....And Hanks, showing how trauma eats at the soul, hits a new career peak."Rolling Stone "CAPTAIN PHILLIPS is riveting....[Greengrass] excels at pressure-cooker scenarios."A.V. Club "Greengrass keeps you off balance -- he's a jittery poet of reality....[A] suspensefully spiky thriller based on a shattering incident..." -- Grade: B+Entertainment Weekly "CAPTAIN PHILLIPS is one of the best movies of the year, and its difficult to imagine a scenario in which Tom Hanks doesnt earn a Best Actor nod for his best work since CASTAWAY."Chicago Sun-Times 4 stars out of 4 -- "CAPTAIN PHILLIPS is a taut, superbly crafted maritime thriller, anchored by a superb performance by Tom Hanks."Washington Post "CAPTAIN PHILLIPS, a movie that insistently closes the distance between us and them, has a vital moral immediacy."New York Times "Greengrass ratchets up the stakes, juxtaposing the lifeboats claustrophobic innards with the hi-tech command centres of the behemoths tasked with retrieving it....[A] gripping maritime thriller."Total Film 5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] riveting, emotionally complex and hugely intelligent dramatization of a real-life ordeal."Empire "Greengrass is scrupulous about making us confident that we're watching a reconstruction of known events in a known order. His actualism is nothing if not immersive..."Film Comment0.1155451

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4 stars out of -- "After 85 minutes youll have witnessed one mans whole world shift its foundations while he -- and you -- were sitting still."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "Its a daring experiment brilliantly executed, with Tom Hardy giving one of the performances of his career."Empire "[W]hip-smart filmmaking by writer-director Steven Knight and his team combined with Tom Hardy's mesmerizing acting make the micro-budgeted British independent LOCKE more minute-to-minute involving than this year's more costly extravaganzas."Los Angeles Times "LOCKE is a bit of a storytelling stunt: For the entirety of the movie, Ivan is the only character on screen....The film manages to stay as tight as a vise."Entertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "It's a powerhouse of claustrophobic suspense and fierce emotion, mostly because Tom Hardy, best known as Bane in THE DARK KNIGHT RISES, is a blazing wonder as Locke."Rolling Stone "Ivan Locke is a character of consequence...And Tom Hardy, the actor who plays him, is by turns spellbinding, seductive, heartbreaking, explosive and flat-out thrilling."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "In writer-director Steven Knights mesmerizing jewel of film titled LOCKE, Tom Hardy is so brilliant we readily watch him drive a car and talk on the hands-free phone for virtually the entirety of the film..."Chicago Sun-Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[H]is voice a comfortingly gruff burr that can turn fearsomely sardonic at the tilt of a rearview mirror, Hardy uncannily conveys the weightless pressure and the suffocating freedom that can only be felt simultaneously by a man whos divesting himself of his entire way of life."RogerEbert.com "[I]ts Mr. Hardy who movingly draws you in, turning a strangers face into a life."New York Times0.1111072

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4 stars out of -- "After 85 minutes youll have witnessed one mans whole world shift its foundations while he -- and you -- were sitting still."Total Film 4 stars out of 5 -- "Its a daring experiment brilliantly executed, with Tom Hardy giving one of the performances of his career."Empire "[W]hip-smart filmmaking by writer-director Steven Knight and his team combined with Tom Hardy's mesmerizing acting make the micro-budgeted British independent LOCKE more minute-to-minute involving than this year's more costly extravaganzas."Los Angeles Times "LOCKE is a bit of a storytelling stunt: For the entirety of the movie, Ivan is the only character on screen....The film manages to stay as tight as a vise."Entertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "It's a powerhouse of claustrophobic suspense and fierce emotion, mostly because Tom Hardy, best known as Bane in THE DARK KNIGHT RISES, is a blazing wonder as Locke."Rolling Stone "Ivan Locke is a character of consequence...And Tom Hardy, the actor who plays him, is by turns spellbinding, seductive, heartbreaking, explosive and flat-out thrilling."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "In writer-director Steven Knights mesmerizing jewel of film titled LOCKE, Tom Hardy is so brilliant we readily watch him drive a car and talk on the hands-free phone for virtually the entirety of the film..."Chicago Sun-Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[H]is voice a comfortingly gruff burr that can turn fearsomely sardonic at the tilt of a rearview mirror, Hardy uncannily conveys the weightless pressure and the suffocating freedom that can only be felt simultaneously by a man whos divesting himself of his entire way of life."RogerEbert.com "[I]ts Mr. Hardy who movingly draws you in, turning a strangers face into a life."New York Times0.1111072

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4 stars out of 5 -- "A restrained Steven Spielberg tackles his long-gestating historical document, LINCOLN,with intelligence, verve and style in a film that's not afraid to express ideas..."Box Office "Tony Kushner's densely packed script has been directed by Spielberg in an efficient, unpretentious way....[With] a first-rate leading performance by Daniel Day-Lewis."Hollywood Reporter "The movie is grand and immersive. It plugs us into the final months of Lincoln's presidency with a purity that makes us feel transported as though by time machine." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 4 -- "The hallmark of the man, performed so powerfully by Daniel Day-Lewis in LINCOLN is calm self-confidence, patience and a willingness to play politics in a realistic way."Chicago Sun-Times "A brilliant actor surpasses even himself and makes us see a celebrated figure in ways we hadn't anticipated. This is the power and the surprise of LINCOLN."Los Angeles Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "The phenomenal Daniel Day-Lewis plays Lincoln with the immersive, indelible power of an actor who wears his role like a second skin....This is acting of the highest order."Rolling Stone "[T]his isDay-Lewis' movie, and he does with the meditative inner stillness of his character a wonderful thing -- he finds a type of heroism that runs counter to all of the usual showy movie signifiers of such a quality..."Movieline "[Daniel Day-Lewis] eases into a role of epic difficulty as if it were a coat he had been wearing for years."New York Times "Day-Lewis captures both Lincolns human side and the qualities that turned him into an icon in his own lifetime, portraying the charisma that made him such an effective politician..."A.V. Club "A peculiar, powerful alchemy takes hold in LINCOLN, Steven Spielbergs masterful portrait of the 16th U.S. president."Washington Post "Here's a rare case of a movie being honorable, educational, remarkably relevant and, marvel of marvels, thoroughly enjoyable."Wall Street Journal0.1104536

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4 stars out of 5 -- "A restrained Steven Spielberg tackles his long-gestating historical document, LINCOLN,with intelligence, verve and style in a film that's not afraid to express ideas..."Box Office "Tony Kushner's densely packed script has been directed by Spielberg in an efficient, unpretentious way....[With] a first-rate leading performance by Daniel Day-Lewis."Hollywood Reporter "The movie is grand and immersive. It plugs us into the final months of Lincoln's presidency with a purity that makes us feel transported as though by time machine." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 4 stars out of 4 -- "The hallmark of the man, performed so powerfully by Daniel Day-Lewis in LINCOLN is calm self-confidence, patience and a willingness to play politics in a realistic way."Chicago Sun-Times "A brilliant actor surpasses even himself and makes us see a celebrated figure in ways we hadn't anticipated. This is the power and the surprise of LINCOLN."Los Angeles Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "The phenomenal Daniel Day-Lewis plays Lincoln with the immersive, indelible power of an actor who wears his role like a second skin....This is acting of the highest order."Rolling Stone "[T]his isDay-Lewis' movie, and he does with the meditative inner stillness of his character a wonderful thing -- he finds a type of heroism that runs counter to all of the usual showy movie signifiers of such a quality..."Movieline "[Daniel Day-Lewis] eases into a role of epic difficulty as if it were a coat he had been wearing for years."New York Times "Day-Lewis captures both Lincolns human side and the qualities that turned him into an icon in his own lifetime, portraying the charisma that made him such an effective politician..."A.V. Club "A peculiar, powerful alchemy takes hold in LINCOLN, Steven Spielbergs masterful portrait of the 16th U.S. president."Washington Post "Here's a rare case of a movie being honorable, educational, remarkably relevant and, marvel of marvels, thoroughly enjoyable."Wall Street Journal0.1104536

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"[F]ull and thrillingly free....[Russell] has thrown drama, farce and comedy together with piercingly astute perceptions of mental illness, and topped the whole thing off with lyrical romance."Wall Street Journal "Dramatic, emotional, even heartbreaking, as well as wickedly funny, it has the gift of going its own way, a complete success from a singular talent."Los Angeles Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[W]ith these actors, this velocity and the oblique economy of the dialogue, we realize we don't often see it done this well. SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK is so good, it could almost be a terrific old classic."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "Cooper and Lawrence do generate terrific chemistry."Total Film "SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK is an unfussy, rambling crowd-pleaser that recalls elements of the filmmaker's past work....[De Niro] is downright wonderful..."Movieline "Russell's smart, snappy script is delivered by a top-notch cast, including two thoroughly likeable and well-matched leads in the from of HANGOVER star Bradley Cooper...and Jennifer Lawrence..."Sight and Sound "Russell brings these high-strung characters together in a harmony of comic dysfunction that few other filmmakers could achieve without the film falling into chaos." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "De Niro delivers his warmest, most astute performance in years, and both Cooper and Lawrence successfully shed their movie-star glamour to play a couple of self-sabotaging misfits in search of a decent coping strategy."Washington Post "The movie is lit with a love that catches the viewer by surprise. We're ready for the comedy of craziness, but the depth of compassion is the movie's silver lining." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK is eager to sting instead of soothe. It's one of the year's best movies because Russell makes you laugh till it hurts."Rolling Stone0.1086217

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"[F]ull and thrillingly free....[Russell] has thrown drama, farce and comedy together with piercingly astute perceptions of mental illness, and topped the whole thing off with lyrical romance."Wall Street Journal "Dramatic, emotional, even heartbreaking, as well as wickedly funny, it has the gift of going its own way, a complete success from a singular talent."Los Angeles Times 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "[W]ith these actors, this velocity and the oblique economy of the dialogue, we realize we don't often see it done this well. SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK is so good, it could almost be a terrific old classic."Chicago Sun-Times 3 stars out of 5 -- "Cooper and Lawrence do generate terrific chemistry."Total Film "SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK is an unfussy, rambling crowd-pleaser that recalls elements of the filmmaker's past work....[De Niro] is downright wonderful..."Movieline "Russell's smart, snappy script is delivered by a top-notch cast, including two thoroughly likeable and well-matched leads in the from of HANGOVER star Bradley Cooper...and Jennifer Lawrence..."Sight and Sound "Russell brings these high-strung characters together in a harmony of comic dysfunction that few other filmmakers could achieve without the film falling into chaos." -- Grade: B+A.V. Club "De Niro delivers his warmest, most astute performance in years, and both Cooper and Lawrence successfully shed their movie-star glamour to play a couple of self-sabotaging misfits in search of a decent coping strategy."Washington Post "The movie is lit with a love that catches the viewer by surprise. We're ready for the comedy of craziness, but the depth of compassion is the movie's silver lining." -- Grade: AEntertainment Weekly 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK is eager to sting instead of soothe. It's one of the year's best movies because Russell makes you laugh till it hurts."Rolling Stone0.1086217

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Rolling Stone (10/31/02, p.135) - Ranked #8 in Rolling Stone's "Women In Rock: The 50 Essential Albums" - "...With STORIES, Harvey moved from punk to celestial..."Rolling Stone (1/4/01, pp.106,110) - Ranked #6 in Rolling Stone's "Top 10 Albums of 2000" - "...Her most optimistic and straightforward album yet....Her magnificent diva-with-a-grudge voice testifies, swoons, purrs and whispers..."Spin (1/01, p.73) - Ranked #7 in Spin's "Top 20 Albums of the Year [2000]".Spin (12/00, pp.215-8) - 8 out of 10 - "...Her return to the down'n'dirty....ending up in the heaven of great records..."Entertainment Weekly (11/3/00, p.82) - "...High-voltage love songs....the rugged melodies...sink their teeth in and don;t let go. A bracing reminder of the days when female musicians reached for guitars..." - Rating: A-Q (1/01, p.92) - Included in Q's "50 Best Albums of 2000".Q (12/00, p.133) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...The dominant sound is that of a 3-piece garage band, fused with enough production panache to prove that Harvey remains an admirably intelligent auteur..."Alternative Press (11/00, p.124) - 5 out of 5 - "...A mature, intelligent album shining gracefully with passion. It is unquestionably one of the best releases of the year."The Wire (12/00, p.49) - "...[This] has the pulse and momentum that recalls [her] earliest albums. STORIES mostly derives its greatest strength from an authority of its own making. It's the best way forward."CMJ (1/08/01, p.16) - Included in CMJ's "Best of the Year" for 2000.CMJ (10/23/00, p.4) - "...Undoubtedly New York....spare, contemplative and as explosive as anything she's done in years..."Melody Maker (10/24/00, p.59) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...Pleasant. Inoffensive. 'The Pretenders'....A comforting swell of an album..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.65) - Ranked #25 in Mojo's "100 Modern Classics" -- "[T]he skyscraping spirit of Harvey's commercial blockbuster was distilled entirely from the Big Apple."Mojo (Publisher) (11/00, p.112) - "...Recallign a young Patti Smith...[its] an artist taking a supremely confident step back from the Zeitgeist..."NME (Magazine) (12/30/00, p.77) - Rated #3 in NME's "Top 50 Albums Of The Year".NME (Magazine) (10/21/00, p.42) - 9 out of 10 - "...A traditional New York record, both in texture and imagery....[Her] best album since 1991's DRY, a return to the feral intensity of that remarkable debut..."0.1069649

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"Steven Soderbergh's great, despairing squall of a film [infuses] epic cinematic form with jittery new rhythms and a fresh, acid-washed palette....The performances, by an ensemble from which not a false note issues, have the clarity and force of pithy instrumental solos insistently piercing through a dense cacaphony..." New York Times "...[A] consistently credible drama..." -- 3 out of 4 stars USA Today Ranked #3 in Entertainment Weekly's "Owen Gleiberman's BEST MOVIES OF 2000" Entertainment Weekly "...Multi-layered plotting and plenty of pleasing technical flourishes....Douglas is superb..." -- 4 out of 5 stars Total Film "...Its vigorous, unjaded rush of imagery and story makes for an exciting visual experience..." Sight and Sound "...Soderbergh deftly weaves together four stories depicting the causes and effects of the illegal drug trade..." Box Office "...The whole thing feels remarkably fresh, vibrant and new....The movie is adult, intelligent, sweeping yet intimate, nail-bitingly suspenseful, buoyed by an impeccable, uniformly powerhouse cast, and it provides a real perspective on a real issue..." Premiere "...A mosaic of heightened reality....A picture fascinating in its complexit....The technical contributions are adroit and stylish..." Hollywood Reporter "...Complex and ambitious....Yet another indication of how accomplished a filmmaker Steven Soderbergh has become..." Los Angeles Times0.1063035

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Rolling Stone (1/26/95, pp.59-60) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...the set best serves as a reminder of the Beatles' multiple gifts....It captures the last possible moment when playing rock & roll could be unadulterated fun..."Entertainment Weekly (12/9/94, pp.74-75) - "...a reminder that the Beatles made an indelible mark as songwriters, record makers, and personalities....a quaint memento of a time that sounds more innocent than its mythology now dictates..." - Rating: BQ (1/95, pp.266-267) - 3 Stars - Good - "...on the cusp between their influences and their innovations....The Beatles were not important because they played such a storming version of 'Johnny B. Goode,' but...because they found a way of transcending 'Johnny B. Goode' altogether..."Musician (3/95, p.88) - "...proof that the range and clarity of The Beatles' sound was the result of years spent covering the great R&B and rockabilly hits of the '50s..."NME (Magazine) (12/24/94, p.23) - Ranked #5 in NME's list of the 10 best compilation albums of 1994.NME (Magazine) (12/3/94, p.41) - 9 - Excellent Plus - "...this is the motherlode, the ore from which [the Beatles'] future art was smelted. No pop band would ever have such a rich source of fresh material to work from..."0.1033752

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Rolling Stone (1/27/94, p.52) - 3 1/2 Stars - Good Plus - "....when the Whigs' dense, near-symphonic blast...coalesces with their brooding intensity, they tug at the heartstrings in ways not much late-period punk rock does..."Entertainment Weekly (10/1/93, p.56) - "...lyrically, the album's a downer, but the brooding intensity of these anthems-for-the-alienated is as addictive as cheap drugs..."Q (8/96, p.132) - 4 Stars - Excellent - "...GENTLEMEN is the band's best album: Dulli's lyrics are sexy, Rick McCollum's guitar work is relatively free of indie cliche and the songs strike sparks off one another....it was Dulli letting down his...armour which showed the most heart..."Q (11/93, p.113) - 3 Stars - Good - "...GENTLEMEN augments [the Afghan Whigs'] reputation for making music of serrated sorrowfulness....at [the Afghan Whigs'] best, their's is a musical madness to be compared with the clattering, majestic melancholy of Buffalo Tom..."Alternative Press (5/01, p.104) - Included in AP's "10 Essential Breakup Albums" - "...In GENTLEMEN's universe, relationships crumble, than drag on too long, and the answer is often self-destruction..."Melody Maker (1/1/94, p.76) - Ranked #2 in Melody Maker's list of the `Albums Of The Year' for 1993 - "...Like the Stones at their best, stuff to get your fingers sticky in...."Musician (11/93, p.86) - "...GENTLEMEN is full of what makes the band interesting--odd, ambling guitars and Greg Dulli's skewed songwriting--but a warmer, more dynamic sound serves the record well...."Village Voice (3/1/94, p.5) - Ranked #17 in the Village Voice's 1993 Pazz & Jop Critics Poll.NME (Magazine) (10/9/93, p.39) - (9) - Excellent Plus - "...GENTLEMEN is one long guilt purge...[it] towers above all the others..."NME (Magazine) (12/25/93, p.66) - Ranked #20 in New Musical Express' list of `The Top 50 LPs Of 1993' - "...Grunge was officially proclaimed dead but Cincinatti's Afghan Whigs had been preparing the grave for the past two years...."0.102989

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Rolling Stone (p.121) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "The set peaks with 'Travelling Light,' a magical mystery tour of reverbed chants, slide-guitar swoops, kalimbas and chimes. It's freak folk by a forefather."Spin (p.104) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "ARGUMENTS follows its own fuzzy logic from swamp blooze to haunted folk to anthemic guitar pop."Entertainment Weekly (p.70) - "[T]his one studs its chilled-out world-beat electronica with pretty psych-folk melodies, propulsive rock grooves, and McCartney's raw 'Helter Skelter'-ish vocals." -- Grade: B+Billboard (p.42) - "[I]t's the first Fireman album to include McCartney's vocals. And with his voice on 'Electric ARguments' comes a much more diverse, song-based, pop/rock-oriented approach..."Mojo (Publisher) (p.111) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "[With] 'Lifelong Passion' and 'Don't Stop Running,' tracks that make the best of McCartney's crystalline vocals and co-producer Youth's way with texture and sound."Record Collector (magazine) (p.101) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "'Two Magpies' is a mouth-watering slice of homegrown 'Honey Pie,' while 'Lifelong Passion' sounds like he's pulled over on George Harrison's 'Blue Jay Way.'"0.1001339

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Rolling Stone (p.73) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[With] stadium-scale melodies and singalong choruses....The experimentation makes this their most musically interesting album to date..."Rolling Stone (p.89) - Ranked #7 in Rolling Stone's 50 Best Albums Of 2008 -- "[A]n album that's massively expansive yet intimate enough to incite lighter-waving from London to Tokyo."Spin (p.91) - 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]here's no doubting that VIVA LA VIDA, with its sturdy melodies and universal themes -- think love, war, and peace -- is an album meant to connect with the masses....The band's triumph lies in how exciting they make that prospect seem."Spin (p.51) - Ranked #09 in Spin's "40 Best Albums Of 2008" -- "[The songs] burned with the audible passion of a great band getting back on track."Entertainment Weekly (p.65) - "[The album] feels emboldened at almost every turn. Jonny Buckland's guitars howl insistently; Martin has discovered sub-falsetto vocal registers; and a stark, recurring string section lends an edge." -- Grade: A-Q (Magazine) (p.95) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A]n emphatic success -- radical in its own measured way but easy to embrace."Blender (Magazine) (pp.69-70) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The album] has all the hallmarks of daring artistic independence....Songs fade in and out through washes of somber electronics..."Clash (magazine) (p.122) - "Coldplay have stretched their limits, reaching to capture the zeitgeist, and in doing so have made the album the universe has been waiting for....We get Coldplay with the windows thrown open. Album of the year? Most probably."Clash (magazine) (p.67) - Ranked #14 in Clash's "The 40 Best Albums of 2008" -- "Here, visions were broadened, sonic landscapes lavishly crafted, themes of death and loss permeated..."0.09992721

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Rolling Stone (p.73) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[With] stadium-scale melodies and singalong choruses....The experimentation makes this their most musically interesting album to date..."Rolling Stone (p.89) - Ranked #7 in Rolling Stone's 50 Best Albums Of 2008 -- "[A]n album that's massively expansive yet intimate enough to incite lighter-waving from London to Tokyo."Spin (p.91) - 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]here's no doubting that VIVA LA VIDA, with its sturdy melodies and universal themes -- think love, war, and peace -- is an album meant to connect with the masses....The band's triumph lies in how exciting they make that prospect seem."Spin (p.51) - Ranked #09 in Spin's "40 Best Albums Of 2008" -- "[The songs] burned with the audible passion of a great band getting back on track."Entertainment Weekly (p.65) - "[The album] feels emboldened at almost every turn. Jonny Buckland's guitars howl insistently; Martin has discovered sub-falsetto vocal registers; and a stark, recurring string section lends an edge." -- Grade: A-Q (Magazine) (p.95) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A]n emphatic success -- radical in its own measured way but easy to embrace."Blender (Magazine) (pp.69-70) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The album] has all the hallmarks of daring artistic independence....Songs fade in and out through washes of somber electronics..."Clash (magazine) (p.122) - "Coldplay have stretched their limits, reaching to capture the zeitgeist, and in doing so have made the album the universe has been waiting for....We get Coldplay with the windows thrown open. Album of the year? Most probably."Clash (magazine) (p.67) - Ranked #14 in Clash's "The 40 Best Albums of 2008" -- "Here, visions were broadened, sonic landscapes lavishly crafted, themes of death and loss permeated..."0.09992721

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Rolling Stone (p.73) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[With] stadium-scale melodies and singalong choruses....The experimentation makes this their most musically interesting album to date..."Rolling Stone (p.89) - Ranked #7 in Rolling Stone's 50 Best Albums Of 2008 -- "[A]n album that's massively expansive yet intimate enough to incite lighter-waving from London to Tokyo."Spin (p.91) - 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[T]here's no doubting that VIVA LA VIDA, with its sturdy melodies and universal themes -- think love, war, and peace -- is an album meant to connect with the masses....The band's triumph lies in how exciting they make that prospect seem."Spin (p.51) - Ranked #09 in Spin's "40 Best Albums Of 2008" -- "[The songs] burned with the audible passion of a great band getting back on track."Entertainment Weekly (p.65) - "[The album] feels emboldened at almost every turn. Jonny Buckland's guitars howl insistently; Martin has discovered sub-falsetto vocal registers; and a stark, recurring string section lends an edge." -- Grade: A-Q (Magazine) (p.95) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A]n emphatic success -- radical in its own measured way but easy to embrace."Blender (Magazine) (pp.69-70) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "[The album] has all the hallmarks of daring artistic independence....Songs fade in and out through washes of somber electronics..."Clash (magazine) (p.122) - "Coldplay have stretched their limits, reaching to capture the zeitgeist, and in doing so have made the album the universe has been waiting for....We get Coldplay with the windows thrown open. Album of the year? Most probably."Clash (magazine) (p.67) - Ranked #14 in Clash's "The 40 Best Albums of 2008" -- "Here, visions were broadened, sonic landscapes lavishly crafted, themes of death and loss permeated..."0.09992721

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5 stars out of 5 -- "UP IN THE AIR has got genuine movie star wattage working on all cylinders....Director and co-writer Jason Reitman follows up his Oscar-nominated work on JUNO with this sharp, funny, perceptive comedy that represents his most mature and personal work to date."Box Office "Boasting one of George Clooney's strongest performances, the film seems like a surefire awards contender....It seduces with some of the most darkly hilarious moments to grace the screen in years."Hollywood Reporter "This is movie-star acting of the sort no one else today can bring off. Clooney and Vera Farmiga, as Ryan's sexy counterpart in corporate travel, are great together..."Entertainment Weekly "[UP IN THE AIR] is a step forward -- both in the way it gets the very best out of actors and in its ability to make things funny without sacrificing honesty and intelligence."Los Angeles Times 4 stars out of 4 -- "Artfully blending a breezy, blithe spirit with a darker social satire, UP IN THE AIR has one of the year's sharpest scripts and an exceptional cast."USA Today "[T]he brilliance of the central performance is its expansiveness....[Clooney] creates a contemporary character we haven't seen before, a blithely self-ironic spirit who knows, but doesn't care, that a crucial piece of himself has gone missing."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "UP IN THE AIR takes the trust people once had in their jobs and pulls out the rug. It is a film for this time."Chicago Sun-Times "One of the pleasures of UP IN THE AIR is that its actresses -- including Anna Kendrick, who plays Bingham's colleague Natalie -- share the frame with Mr. Clooney as equals, not props."New York Times "[A] smart, alert, supremely entertaining movie featuring Clooney at his suavest..."Washington Post "Jason Reitman's direction nicely translates the seductive appeal of sterile public places while letting the assured performances do much of the work." -- Grade: BA.V. Club 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "UP IN THE AIR is a defining movie for these perilous times....The best and boldest American comedy of the year."Rolling Stone Included in Entertainment Weekly's "The Best Films Of The Year" -- "In UP IN THE AIR, Reitman catches the mood of a new America..."Entertainment Weekly Included in Los Angeles Times's "Best Films Of 2009" -- "[A]n extremely satisfying flight of fancy where emotion and insight, comedy and drama were always in balance."Los Angeles Times Ranked #2 in Rolling Stone's "The 10 Best Movies Of 2009" -- "George Clooney does his best acting to date..."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "Witty, pertinent and moving, this is a sophisticated treat from a director who gets exponentially better with every picture."Total Film Ranked #3 in USA Today's "Top Ten Films Of 2009."USA Today 4 stars out of 5 -- "While, certainly, capable of a dark humour and moments of extraordinary bleakness, it's also commendable for another superb performance from Clooney."Uncut 5 stars out of 5 -- "[Reitman] is able to maintain that toughest of balances: the lightly profound, an unfussy, impeccably performed, romantic entertainment able to say something important about its times."Empire0.09690475

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5 stars out of 5 -- "UP IN THE AIR has got genuine movie star wattage working on all cylinders....Director and co-writer Jason Reitman follows up his Oscar-nominated work on JUNO with this sharp, funny, perceptive comedy that represents his most mature and personal work to date."Box Office "Boasting one of George Clooney's strongest performances, the film seems like a surefire awards contender....It seduces with some of the most darkly hilarious moments to grace the screen in years."Hollywood Reporter "This is movie-star acting of the sort no one else today can bring off. Clooney and Vera Farmiga, as Ryan's sexy counterpart in corporate travel, are great together..."Entertainment Weekly "[UP IN THE AIR] is a step forward -- both in the way it gets the very best out of actors and in its ability to make things funny without sacrificing honesty and intelligence."Los Angeles Times 4 stars out of 4 -- "Artfully blending a breezy, blithe spirit with a darker social satire, UP IN THE AIR has one of the year's sharpest scripts and an exceptional cast."USA Today "[T]he brilliance of the central performance is its expansiveness....[Clooney] creates a contemporary character we haven't seen before, a blithely self-ironic spirit who knows, but doesn't care, that a crucial piece of himself has gone missing."Wall Street Journal 4 stars out of 4 -- "UP IN THE AIR takes the trust people once had in their jobs and pulls out the rug. It is a film for this time."Chicago Sun-Times "One of the pleasures of UP IN THE AIR is that its actresses -- including Anna Kendrick, who plays Bingham's colleague Natalie -- share the frame with Mr. Clooney as equals, not props."New York Times "[A] smart, alert, supremely entertaining movie featuring Clooney at his suavest..."Washington Post "Jason Reitman's direction nicely translates the seductive appeal of sterile public places while letting the assured performances do much of the work." -- Grade: BA.V. Club 3.5 stars out of 4 -- "UP IN THE AIR is a defining movie for these perilous times....The best and boldest American comedy of the year."Rolling Stone Included in Entertainment Weekly's "The Best Films Of The Year" -- "In UP IN THE AIR, Reitman catches the mood of a new America..."Entertainment Weekly Included in Los Angeles Times's "Best Films Of 2009" -- "[A]n extremely satisfying flight of fancy where emotion and insight, comedy and drama were always in balance."Los Angeles Times Ranked #2 in Rolling Stone's "The 10 Best Movies Of 2009" -- "George Clooney does his best acting to date..."Rolling Stone 4 stars out of 5 -- "Witty, pertinent and moving, this is a sophisticated treat from a director who gets exponentially better with every picture."Total Film Ranked #3 in USA Today's "Top Ten Films Of 2009."USA Today 4 stars out of 5 -- "While, certainly, capable of a dark humour and moments of extraordinary bleakness, it's also commendable for another superb performance from Clooney."Uncut 5 stars out of 5 -- "[Reitman] is able to maintain that toughest of balances: the lightly profound, an unfussy, impeccably performed, romantic entertainment able to say something important about its times."Empire0.09690475

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Rolling Stone (3/2/00, p.95) - 3.5 stars out of 5 - "...THE NIGHT is the band's most painstakingly layered and ambitious album, with cello, organ and oud expanding on the trio's original sax-y swagger..."Spin (3/00, pp.148-9) - 8 out of 10 - "...the sound of [Mark] Sandman doing his damnedest to go beyond the 2-stringed bass slurps and baritone-sax blurts that veiled his band's rote blues redux....expanding Morphine's doeful drones with piano elegies, mourning strings and braying saxophone..."Q (3/00, p.104) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...the trio's nearly sub-sonic blues, jazz and beat poetry hybrid once again evoking a dangerous Spanish Harlem drinking den..."Uncut (3/00, p.88) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...Groovy, rocky in parts and full of Sandman's laconic vocals, THE NIGHT is noir rock at is most stylish..."Alternative Press (3/00, p.88) - 4 out of 5 - "...makes the most mundane moments of life seem transcendent....Morphine prove that established bands can progress and mature with dignity..."Magnet (4-5/00, p.83) - "...The band's finest work....a fitting goodbye, dense with 2 years of struggle and pointed toward a new direction, a jazzy funk minimalism the rest of us can only dream about."CMJ (1/31/00, p.3) - "...may be [Morphine's] most chilling album. Impending danger, primal urges and beatnik minimalism were the key ingredients in [their] bohemian blues throb, and they're all here in spades..."Melody Maker (2/22/00, p.47) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...he may be talking about space travel...but this is the closest to Heaven's Gate that music has yet to come....Mark Sandman was a visionary, a dark-eyed angel..."Mojo (Publisher) (2/00, p.86) - "...features some of the best work [Mark Sandman's] done....experimenting with the band's dark, often minimalist sound...the result is this lusher, more fully realised album...with songs that are variously cool, unsettling, sensual, personal and party-time funky..."0.09610582

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"...Wonderfully funny....Joel Coen is an original..." Sight and Sound "...Quirky humor and off-the-wall situations....As a director Coen demonstrates an assured technical touch..." Variety "...RAISING ARIZONA is miraculously adept technically....Nicolas Cage has crammed every ounce of sweet earnestness into Hi..."Los Angeles Times "...Still one of its year's best movies..."USA Today0.09483123

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Rolling Stone (12/11/03, p.105) - Ranked #105 in Rolling Stone's "500 Greatest Albums Of All Time" - "[T]heir first true studio triumph, an exuberant, polished bottling of the CBGB-stage napalm of RAMONES and LEAVE HOME..."Q (5/02 SE, p.140) - Included in Q's "100 Best Punk Albums".Q (8/01, pp.156-7) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...Amongst their best work....an effort to appear more accessible....a bit of surfing, a handful of girls and some songs about not being very intelligent..."Uncut (8/01, p.94) - 5 stars out of 5 - "...Sustaining the momentum, 1977's ROCKET TO RUSSIA offers a final lick of polish to the machinery..."Mojo (Publisher) (3/03, p.76) - Ranked #35 in Mojo's "Top 50 Punk Albums" - "...[With] superior songwriting and production..."NME (Magazine) (6/23/01, p.41) - 10 out of 10 - "...The most toweringly aggressive, misleadingly primitive, perfectly phrased musical statement ever made....The demos and alternate versions included demonstrate how finely honed every gangly gesture was from the very beginning..."0.09355126

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Rolling Stone (12/26/02, p.104) - Included in Rolling Stone's "50 Best Albums of 2002"Rolling Stone (6/20/02, p.83) - 3 stars out of 5 - "...They make tremendously consoling music, in an autumnal sort of way. LAST BROADCAST is nearly as comforting as the return of cool weather after the summer..."Q (12/02, p.65) - Included in Q Magazine's "50 Best Albums of 2002"Q (May 2002, p.109) - 3 out of 5 stars - "...Echoing, acoustic folk-pop....melodic yet substantial, uplifting, and acceptable to football fan and student alike..."Uncut (1/03, p.95) - Ranked #27 in Uncut's "100 Best Albums of the Year" - "...Sonically confident and considered..."Alternative Press (8/02, p.75) - 9 out of 10 - "...The second album from Doves, energizes the droning psychedelic landscapes found on their debut, LOST SOULS. Exhibiting far more stylistic cohesion, [it] boasts shimmering pop that meshes well with its harmony-drenched synth-and-guitar sprawl....This is a dazzling and haunting disc; one hopes this album is a misnomer."Magnet (6-7/02, p.86) - "...Damn good...'CMJ (5/13/02, p.5) - "...Not only does the ambient rock channel luminaries like the Stone Roses and the Charlatans, it also innovates...on its own terms....the group's epic, fuzzy rock smacks of having been created by a former dance act..."Vibe (8/02, p.165) - 3 1/2 out of 5 - "...Fueled by rigorous guitars, rugged bass lines, precise percussion, and soulful loops....THE LAST BROADCAST shows the Doves in full flight..."Mojo (Publisher) (5/02, p.108) - "...Visceral, pulsing, uplifting, widescreen but with none of the bluster that would tip its forbears into self-parody. Songs burst with ideas..."NME (Magazine) (4/27/02, p.28) - 9 out of 10 - "...The most uplifting miserable album you'll hear..."0.09170559

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Rolling Stone (3/4/99, p.89) - 3 Stars (out of 5) - "...Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous....At its best, this mutual-admiration society works with a vengeance approaching the heavenly..."Entertainment Weekly (2/12/99, p.83) - "...Lacking the burnished, heirloom quality of TRIO, it's very fine nonetheless, zigzagging like its predecessor between old-time country...sleek country-pop ballads...and carefully wrought art pop..." - Rating: B+Q (5/99, pp.106-107) - 4 Stars (out of 5) - "...once again there's a sepia-tinge to the proceedings with all three taking it in turns to sing lead...while Ronstadt sings perfectly and Parton displays characteristic pluck, once again Harris's hushed, grieving tones dominate..."Mojo (Publisher) (5/99, p.104) - "...the main accent being on a de luxe line in gorgeous harmonies. Support is leant by some of Music City's finest pickers..."0.08935884

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