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Dirty Diamonds

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Weakest Alice album ever

    Save your money and buy something else. Alice's return to garage rock is just ....wrong. While Eyes Of Alice Cooper had a few good songs on it Dirty Diamonds. Alice can do ALOT better than this and I'm hoping that for the next album, he gets more Alice'esque.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Excellent

    It's obvious from reading the other reviews at this site that "Dirty Diamonds" has impressed many fans and alienated a few. If you came to Alice via the "Brutal Planet" nu-metal years, or earlier during the MCA/"Constictor" era, and never bothered to investigate the history of the artist, then "Dirty Diamonds" may come as a surprise. But those who know the history not just of AC but of the Alice Cooper Group will recognize the many bizarre and singular elements that made early Cooper so great. It's all here, refined and polished for a new millennium, to be sure, but one of Cooper's best solo albums. Writing and recording with his touring band has given Alice a shot in the arm, and this album is 46:46 minutes of pure rock and roll (with the possible exception of the bonus rap track, which isn't as terrible as some would have you believe).

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Album of the year!

    One of the best albums I have ever heard! Nothing but the best from the best! This is a return to the pure Alice Cooper formula as you can get. Just great rockers that will take you back to the prime of Alice Cooper. Marilyn Manson can learn a thing or two from this guy.. hell about everyone in rock can! LONG LIVE THE COOP!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Classic Coop

    No Alice Cooper fan would miss the fact that is the real Cooper -- the Harry Mancini spy music on the title track, the transsexual cowboy lament Jesse Jane, and the Detroit motor city rock of Steal That Car...it's classic Cooper, ca. 1974. Maybe it sounds like Jet if you knew Alice when Kip Winger was in the band, but any longtime fans will lick this up. Congrats to Alice for making real music again.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Best Alice album since "From The Inside" 10 Stars **********

    What a wonderful album Dirty Diamonds is, This is by far the best Alice Cooper Album since the album "From The Inside" This is classic Alice going back to what he does best. Forget the newer industrial albums Brutal Planet & Dragontown and also forget Alices return to classic sound Eyes, Dirty Diamonds runs circles around it... This album is awesome, I have listened to it over 75+ times now and I never tire of it, Dirty Diamonds will become a classic.. GET YOUR COPY TODAY AND ENJOY THE RIDE.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    WARNING: Bad album ahead!!!!!!

    I've been a huge Alice Cooper fan all my life and it pains me to say that Dirty Diamonds is a lame duck. Sure there are a few good tracks on this album. Woman of Mass Distraction, Sunset Babies, even the horrid Steal That Car are alright at best but what's lacking on this album is the essence of Alice Cooper. There are no moments of Welcome To My Nightmare, Killer, Dead Babies, or even Dwight Fry on this album. It's alright to rock out like all get out but for Alice Cooper Dirty Diamonds misses an important element...the sick, twisted, and perverted half of what the character of Alice Cooper is. What this album gives the listener instead is just The Eyes Of Alice Cooper part 2. This time it's nothing but a Rolling Stones/ Jet/ White Stripes record with only Alice Cooper's name added to this vile mix. If Alice had listened to The Cult's Love and Electric and wrote songs that were more suited to him he'd have a better record. Listen at your own risk.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Blown away by this CD!

    Terrific CD! This is pure classic Cooper, just like Eyes. Definitely more "produced" (ie: professional, I guess) than Eyes, but equally satisfying! My favorites include "Perfect," "You Make Me Wanna," "Sunset Babies (All Got Rabies_," and "Run Down the Devil." All in all, a great CD!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    All filler, and no Killer.

    This cd is the worst from Alice Cooper. Sorry Alice, but go back to the studio and record a better album. If you bought thjis album quickly go back to the store and get a refund. Dirty Diamonds isn't worth the money.

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