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MojoNot every number here reaches its perfection, but 'twas ever thus with the works of Raymond Douglas Davies; warts and all, and even the warts are interesting. [Dec 2007, p.109]
If the lyrics occasionally seem first-draft rough, the melodies are sharper than on 2005's "Other People's Lives," and the varied musical settings--such as the rockabilly of opener 'Vietnam Cowboys' or the spooky New Orleans blues of 'The Voodoo Walk'--throw into sharper relief the classic Kinksian pop of songs like 'You're Asking Me' and the title track, which show Davies alternately snarling and sighing at the world as winningly as ever.
IgnacioD.Nov 22, 2008A very compassionate, complex and interesting albums from the greatest songwriter in rock.
DeanA.Feb 24, 2008Ray's best material in years. He combines the 'classic Ray melodies' and ocassional lyrical revisits such as 'the world Ray's best material in years. He combines the 'classic Ray melodies' and ocassional lyrical revisits such as 'the world keeps going round' with solid rock riffs- 'Hymm For A New Age' and 'Peace In Our Time' His humor, observations and sarcasim are welcome-'Morphine Song' It's a pleasure to still have Ray Davies producing great music. He is one of a kind. We need a North America tour!!… Expand
RonnyV.Feb 22, 2008This is Ray at his best .
RayL.Apr 23, 2008What other singer/songwriter can produce such original material after a 40-year plus career. Each your collective hearts out, Rolling Stones.
KenM.Apr 5, 2008A very strong effort from Ray. A notch above Other Peoples Lives, which I thought was quite good. I'm happy that old Ray still has his A very strong effort from Ray. A notch above Other Peoples Lives, which I thought was quite good. I'm happy that old Ray still has his chops. Favorite cuts include Imaginary Man, No One Listen, In a Moment, and Voodoo Walk.… Expand
SteveL.Apr 7, 2008Title track, You're Asking Me and Real World make for some shining standout moments.
Mar 25, 2014One word. Hate! I just did.t understand the central plot or goal of the album at all. When I start hearing music like this, I feel bad forOne word. Hate! I just did.t understand the central plot or goal of the album at all. When I start hearing music like this, I feel bad for man-kind. I'm disgusted!… Expand
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