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Its earth-shaking, powerful sound is incredible and will go wherever you do.
The earth-shaking dinosaur power of Led Zeppelin propels Days Are Forgotten, while I Hear Voices invokes ice-cold Kraftwerk discord, and there's menace and sleaze aplenty on the absinthe-inspired La Fe Verte.
There's a bizarre Ronald Reagan soundbite, the soothing synthpop ramps up on Dreams Don't Turn To Dust and even includes rapper Shawn Chrystopher on Alligator Sky, but overall it is pleasant but not earth-shaking.
The earthquake and tsunami that devastated Japan in March made up the second Earth-shaking disaster of 2011.
PLAINS: Former President Jimmy Carter, who brokered a peace accord between Israel and Egypt in 1978, on Sunday called the political unrest and rioting in Egypt earth-shaking and said that President Hosni Mubarak probably will have to step down.
This National Geographic production is a no-holds-barred account, beginning with an inside view of the earth-shaking moment an armoured patrol is hit.
99) tells of Henry Mosley and his friends, who have decided to go on some earth-shaking adventures to make a name for themselves.
No one knows how elephants use these earth-shaking sounds in everyday life.
Summary: South Africa heaped praise on Nelson Mandela Thursday as the nation celebrated the 20th anniversary of his release from prison, an earth-shaking event which hastened the demise of apartheid.
But it's refreshing to see the president offer initiatives that, while far from earth-shaking, appear affordable and politically achievable - qualities that have not always characterized his proposals in the past.
Not earth-shaking stuff, but their mother Farloe Dingle was a fruitful dam whose first mating with Top Honcho produced not only the aforementioned prolific brood Farloe Oyster but also dual English Derby finalist Mineola Farloe.
ROUND THREE The furious four-headed Slayer beast unfoots Adams with the earth-shaking thrash riffage of Chemical Warfare as Jeff Hanneman, Kerry King and Dave Lombardo form a circle of pain around the terrified soloist.
In this increasingly web-sawy age interest in this mysterious film mushroomed, yet Cloverfield maintained a veil of secrecy over the plot and the monster responsible for the earth-shaking carnage.
In this increasingly web-savvy age, when every whisper is shared on blogs, interest in this mysterious film mushroomed, yet Cloverfield maintained a veil of secrecy over the plot and the monster responsible for the earth-shaking carnage.
Interest mushroomed, yet Cloverfield maintained a veil of secrecy over the plot and the monster responsible for the earth-shaking carnage.