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Reviews of GENE VINCENT A Companion:

Platenblad April 2006

“Essential for the Gene Vincent collector and actually for every serious rock and roll fan.”

Record Collector June 2005

“The definitive guide from Be-Bop-A-Lula onwards”

Jukebox April 2005

“Derek Henderson’s competence as far Gene Vincent is concerned is unquestionable.”

Now Dig This March 2005

“…it’s the kind of painstaking labour of love that only a die-hard fan could produce. Long may he continue supplying us with such detailed, well-documented updates.”

Reviews of The Outtakes 6 CD Box Set:

Uncut January 2008

“…nonbelievers may convert upon hearing 20 sizzling minutes of the Blue Caps’ “Rip It Up”.”

Blue Suede News #81 Winter 2007/2008

“…this 6-CD set, comprised of every known outtake, false start and dialogue, is a completist’s dream…”

Jukebox November 2007

“In this new reworking, the compiler Derek Henderson unveils all these recordings in full, including false starts, dialogue, and full versions which were never issued.”

Now Dig This October 2007

“For any Vincent diehard this perfectly compliments (sic) Bear Family’s recent boxed set”

Reviews of The Road Is Rocky 8 CD Box Set:

Blue Suede News #71 Summer 2005

“Beautifully packaged, this set boasts a 130 page hardcover book featuring previously unpublished photographs. Renowned Vincent researcher Derek Henderson helped put together with great knowledge and care.”

Jukebox February 2006

“The digital transfer carried out by Bear Family is truly fantastic”

Record Collector October 2005

“Unquestionably one of rock’s greatest large scale box sets”

Mojo May 2005

“The original black leather rebel gets the full treatment, with superlative sound”

Now Dig This April 2005

“what a great 70th birthday present this would have made for Gene”