Category Archives: Round 1

Bond leaves the competition shaken and stirred.

Round 1 – Group 217: 1.) Best Of Bond…James Bond:  Various 2.) Kamikazi:  Eminem 3.) In The Lonely Hour:  Sam Smith 4.) The Music Of Nashville – Season 1, Vol. 2:  Various The name’s Bond, Best Of Bond… Last Christmas … Continue reading

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A Flicker Of Sparks is the Perfect Contradiction to Motorhead and their brethren.

Round 1 – Group 216: 1.) Perfect Contradiction:  Paloma Faith 2.) III:  The Lumineers 3.) Legends Of Rock (News Of The World):  Various 4.) Flicker:  Niall Horan This is more like it! A much improved group from that last miserable … Continue reading

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Christine & The Queens Are No Longer Still On My Mind While The Masters Are The Dark Side Of Who Built The Moon.

Round 1 – Group 215: 1.) Who Built The Moon?:  Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds 2.) Still On My Mind:  Dido 3.) Chaleur Humaine:  Christine & The Queens 4.) Classic Rock – The Masters:  Compilation Oh my days! Man, was … Continue reading

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Bandits and Beethoven are Blunted by Back In Black

Round 1 – Group 214: 1.) Back In Black [ Vinyl ]:  AC/DC 2.) Once Upon A Mind:  James Blunt 3.) Best Of Beethoven [ Vinyl ]:  Beethoven 4.) What Is Love:  Clean Bandit Final Vinyl? As you probably don’t … Continue reading

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Lionels & Legends are here to Entertain You

Round 1 – Group 213: 1.) Legends:  Various 2.) Songbook:  Robbie Williams 3.) Definitive Collection Disc 2:  Lionel Richie 4.) Monsters Of Rock Live:  Various Legends In Their Own Front Rooms Another free Newspaper disc (Daily Mail) from many moon … Continue reading

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Take That have no Patience for Silverstein and Boston tell Swing Out Sister to Turn It Off

Round 1 – Group 212: 1.) Odyssey:  Take That 2.) Corporate America:  Boston 3.) Discovering The Waterfront:  Silverstein 4.) Where Our Love Grows:  Swing Out Sister   In The Twist Of Pure Emotion Much like the theory of Quantum Entaglement, … Continue reading

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Fingers, Heart, Soul and Mind are all slaves to the American Heartbeat

Round 1 – Group 211 1.) American Heartbeat [ Vinyl ]:  Various 2.) Nine Track Mind:  Charlie Puth 3.) Fingers Of Gold [ Vinyl ]:  Juanillo de Alba 4.) Heart And Soul – A Valentines Collection:  Various   Heartbeaten Heart … Continue reading

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No Revival from The Bends as Ed Sheeran Divides and Conquers

Round 1 – Group 210 1.) Divide:  Ed Sheeran 2.) The Bends:  Radiohead 3.) Revival:  Eminem 4.) The Last Dance:  Various Tracks Of My Years The Last Dance is a collection of gentle love songs and quite a lovely little … Continue reading

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Stayin’ Alive At Tamara’s

Round 1 – Group 209 1.) Staying At Tamara’s:  George Ezra 2.) Timeless:  Bee Gees 3.) Original Gold:  The Beach Boys 4.) Essential 70’s Collection:  Various This group is quite the vocal contrast with The Beach Boys and The Bee … Continue reading

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Robbie Didn’t Start The Fire and The Truth is not so beautiful for Sheryl Crow

Round 1 – Group 208 1.) Piano Man: The Very Best Of Billy Joel:  Billy Joel 2.) Greatest Hits:  Robbie Williams 3.) Truth Is A Beautiful Thing:  London Grammar 4.) Be Myself:  Sheryl Crow   Be Someone Else Sheryl Crow’s … Continue reading

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