Reviews

Goldmine reviews of albums, DVDs, concerts, etc.

Blur throw a raucous Garden party in NYC

Blur put on a terrific show at their first-ever show at NYC’s Madison Square Garden on Friday, October 23rd. (Photo ©Linda Brownlee)

Blur made their first-ever performance at New York City’s Madison Square Garden a memorable one with a terrific set featuring songs from their latest album, The Magic Whip, as well as a host of Blur classics.

30 Reviews in Five Days, Pt. 1

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Here’s the first installment of the Power Pop Plus blog’s “30 Reviews in Five Days” project, posting six CD reviews a day on five consecutive days

Roger Waters’ The Wall concert film packs an emotional wallop

Roger Waters is shown in the concert portion of the film Roger Waters The Wall.

Roger Waters The Wall, a film that mixes concert footage of a live presentation of The Wall with a documentary that presents the personal cost of war to Roger Waters’ own family, is a gripping piece of cinema that will put the viewer through a myriad of emotions and leave them cursing the horror, the enormous human cost, and the utter futility of war.

Reviews – Quicksilver, John Cale

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Across a veritable smorgasbord of goodies, the Quicksilver Messenger Service collection is really beginning to quake. There has rarely been any shortage of releases to keep up with (although we do, strangely, still await a worthy box set of their …