Minor Freedoms (2008)

Mikres eleftheries / Minor Freedoms (2008)  Video

Posted by yorkiez at July 31, 2016
Mikres eleftheries / Minor Freedoms (2008)

Mikres eleftheries / Minor Freedoms (2008)
DVDRip | MKV/AVC x264 ~2411 kbps avg | 1Hr 22Mins | 25 fps | 718x576 | 1.56 GB
Audio: Greek | AC3 2 Ch 256 Kbps | Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama | Director: Costas Zapas

Set in the Greek highlands, the story presents a violent, domineering man who deals in the trafficking of emigrants and young, Balkan prostitutes. Addicted to drugs and mentally unstable, the man's teenage daughter Fanny succumbs to her father's violence and ends up working for him as a prostitute. The man also wishes to prostitute his young son, the immature Christos, who is dominated by his father's violence and engages in suicidal behavior. There is a special bond between brother and sister, who have only each other, yet no one admits this. Fanny falls apart day by day but the father maintains his reign as Christos, however, resists. "But in the kingdom of the father, the last word belongs to the king,"
Anton Bruckner - Mass in E Minor / Motets (2008) {Hybrid-SACD // EAC Rip}

Anton Bruckner - Mass in E Minor / Motets
SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart / Mitglieder des Radio-Sinfonieorchesters Stuttgart des SWR / Marcus Creed
EAC+LOG+CUE | FLAC: 325 MB | Artwork | 5% Recovery Info
Label/Cat#: hänssler CLASSIC # SACD 93.199 | Country/Year: Germany 2008
Genre: Classical | Style: Sacred, Vocal, Romantic

…The present recording proposes his Mass N°2 in E minor in its 1882 revised form, as well as the Motets. Marcus Creed, who has also recorded extraordinary versions of Brahms’ choral works, once again delights us. The perfect tonal balance the Vokalensemble of Stuttgart radiates is a marvel at every moment. Bruckner’s sacred music thereby seems eternal. Here is a Super Audio CD of rare musical pertinence: a summit.
Anton Bruckner - Mass in E Minor / Motets (2008) {Hybrid-SACD // ISO & HiRes FLAC}

Anton Bruckner - Mass in E Minor / Motets
SWR Vokalensemble Stuttgart / Mitglieder des Radio-Sinfonieorchesters Stuttgart des SWR / Marcus Creed
SACD ISO: 3,64 GB (Stereo + MCH DSD) | FLAC @ 24bit/88.2kHz: 1,04 GB | Full Artwork | 5% Rec. Info
Label/Cat#: hänssler CLASSIC # SACD 93.199 | Country/Year: Germany 2008
Genre: Classical | Style: Sacred, Vocal, Romantic

…The present recording proposes his Mass N°2 in E minor in its 1882 revised form, as well as the Motets. Marcus Creed, who has also recorded extraordinary versions of Brahms’ choral works, once again delights us. The perfect tonal balance the Vokalensemble of Stuttgart radiates is a marvel at every moment. Bruckner’s sacred music thereby seems eternal. Here is a Super Audio CD of rare musical pertinence: a summit.

VA - New Jack Swing: Gold (2CD) (2008) {Hip-O/Universal}  Music

Posted by TestTickles at April 24, 2017
VA - New Jack Swing: Gold (2CD) (2008) {Hip-O/Universal}

VA - New Jack Swing: Gold (2CD) (2008) {Hip-O/Universal}
EAC Rip | FLAC with CUE and log | scans | 1.03 gb (515 mb + 512 mb
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 344 mb
Genre: R&B, soul, new jack swing, hip-hop, rap

New Jack Swing: Gold is a 2CD compilation released in 2008 by Hip-O, the Universal subsidiary specializing in reissues. This is part of Hip-O's Gold series and this one focuses on New Jack Swing, a style of music that combines soul, R&B, funk, and hip-hop that was made famous in the late 80's and early 90's. This features some of the biggest hits in the New Jack Swing era.

Fragile Freedoms: The Global Struggle for Human Rights  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at April 23, 2017
Fragile Freedoms: The Global Struggle for Human Rights

Fragile Freedoms: The Global Struggle for Human Rights by Steven Lecce and Neil McArthur
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0190227192, 0190227184 | 232 pages | PDF | 1,8 MB
Antonio Vivaldi - Viktoria Mullova - Double Concertos (2008, Archiv Produktion # 477 7466) [RE-UP]

Antonio Vivaldi - Viktoria Mullova & Giuliano Carmignola - Double Concertos
EAC+LOG+CUE | FLAC: 313 MB | Full Artwork | 5% Recovery Info
Label/Cat#: Archiv Produktion # 477 7466 | Country/Year: Europe 2008
Genre: Classical | Style: Baroque

…Mullova and Carmignola provide one of the most consummate displays of period instrument playing that I have heard. True masters of their instruments.

Onslaught - Live Polish Assault 2007 (2008) [CD+DVD]  Music

Posted by Andi_Deris at April 22, 2017
Onslaught - Live Polish Assault 2007 (2008) [CD+DVD]

Onslaught - Live Polish Assault 2007 (2008) [CD+DVD]
EAC Rip | FLAC: Image+Cue+Log | 488 Mb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 162 Mb | Scans | 27 Mb | Time: 01:06:17
DVD5 | NTSC 16:9 (720x480) | Audio: Dolby AC3, 6 ch/2 ch | 3.8 Gb | Scans | Time: 115 mins
Metal Mind Productions | MMP DVD 0143 (MASS CD 1064/MMP DVD 0111)
Thrash Metal

Metal Mind Productions presents Onslaught and their "Live Polish Assault" DVD in a special DVD+CD limited swing case edition! Onslaught's first live DVD "Live Polish Assault 2007" contains more than an hour of veritable thrash mayhem: dirty Metal Mind Productions presents Onslaught and their "Live Polish Assault" DVD in a special DVD+CD limited swing case edition with a CD with audio material recorded at the show!
Lucia Huang, Duo d'Accord - Brahms: Sonata for 2 Pianos in F Minor, Op. 34bis & Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 34 (2017)

Lucia Huang, Duo d'Accord - Brahms: Sonata for 2 Pianos in F Minor, Op. 34bis & Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op. 34 (2017)
Classical | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 01:23:37 | 191 MB
Label: Oehms Classics | Release Year: 2017

For this release, OehmsClassics was able to convince the House of Hessen to engage in a small cooperation because the works heard on this album were personally dedicated to Princess Anna von Hessen. Rainer von Hessen has written the following in his preface to this production: To the best of my knowledge, this is the first time that both chamber works Op. 34 by Johannes Brahms have been united on the same album: his only Piano Quintet and the Sonata for Two Pianos.

Ted Nugent - Original Album Classics (2008) 5CD Box Set [Re-Up]  Music

Posted by Designol at April 20, 2017
Ted Nugent - Original Album Classics (2008) 5CD Box Set [Re-Up]

Ted Nugent - Original Album Classics (2008) 5CD Box Set
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 1.57 Gb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 579 Mb | Scans included | 04:01:45
Hard Rock, Classic Rock, Heavy Metal | Label: Sony BMG/Legacy/Epic | # 88697302762

2008 five CD box. The Original Album Classics series, courtesy of Sony/BMG, packages together five classic albums from one of the most popular artists on the label's roster, housing them in an attractive slipcase. This set from the American Hard Rock guitar legend features the albums 'Ted Nugent' (1975), 'Free For All' (1976), 'Cat Scratch Fever' (1977), 'Weekend Warriors' (1978) and 'Scream Dream' (1980).

V.A. - Benjamin Britten: The Collector's Edition (37CDs, 2008)  Music

Posted by Discograf_man at April 17, 2017
V.A. - Benjamin Britten: The Collector's Edition (37CDs, 2008)

V.A. - Benjamin Britten: The Collector's Edition (37CDs, 2008)
Classical, 20th century | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 5,68 Gb
Label: EMI Classics

This Collector's Edition presents a challenge to reviewers. There's so much of it. I could never do it any sort of justice if I approached this as if reviewing a smaller set. This, after all, comprises 37 CDs. As it is all I have been able to do is to sample, reminisce about known recordings and write around the subject. With this caveat stated, let's make a start.
There are three principal strands of Britten recordings. These are broadly tied into and defined by record companies, artists and eras. First we have Britten recording Britten for Decca.