>And I bet if you took an ad out in ANY magazine or
> news paper you'd expect a review....
Sean and all... but mainly Sean,
You replied to a question I didn't ask. I have heard that a pre-requisite
of having an album reviewed in IMM was that an ad had to be taken out with
them. I have no set agenda on this; would just like clarification. Will be
pleased to hear that it is an urbane legend.
All reviews should be positive; it does no favours to either the performer
or the music in general to describe crap (or even indifferent) as good -
they go on performing crap and crap becomes the accepted norm (wasn't he in