Mammoth City Messengers - Mammoth City Messengers Vol 1

Saturday 1st May 2004
Mammoth City Messengers - Mammoth City Messengers Vol 1
Mammoth City Messengers - Mammoth City Messengers Vol 1

RATING 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9
LABEL: Forefront FFD39949R
PRICE: £4.99

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Reviewed by Diane Woodrow

It is a CD, CD ROM and comes with a comic book. The cartoons are really well drawn, but the story ends on a cliffhanger. The story is about a bad guy called Evel Beetle, who wants the kids to rebel and not submit to authority which will give him control of the city. Five kids and a robot are chosen by E the janitor to stop Evel Beetle doing this. It is a mixture of story and music. The music is a mixture of pop and rap, a bit like Jump5 and The Tribe. The last song is a rap of what happened in the story. I am really looking forward to Volume 2 to see what happens next. And as a Mum I am impressed by the story line, the ease with which it was told and the up-frontness on the songs. A good buy for kids in their early teens, or younger, and congrats to producers Matt Bronleewe (Rebecca St James, Natalie Imbruglia) and Jeremy Bose (Across The Sky, Jennifer Paige) for creating something with true teen appeal.

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Sample Track Listing:
1. Mammoth City [Listen]
2. Hang On [Listen]
3. Mammoth City Jr High [Listen]
4. Secret Invasion [Listen]
5. Mammoth City Messegers [Listen]
6. Jumping Inside [Listen]
7. A Special Mission [Listen]
8. Boomerang [Listen]
9. Meet The Beetlespecs [Listen]
10. Explode [Listen]
11. Mammoth City Mayhem [Listen]
12. All They See Is Love [Listen]
13. I Want Their Souls [Listen]
14. Lift My Hands [Listen]
15. We're In This Together [Listen]
16. Time [Listen]
17. Club Evel [Listen]
18. Power In Me [Listen]
19. Reach For The Sky [Listen]
20. Mammoth City Rap [Listen]

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