Darrell Mansfield Band - Get Ready (Re-issue)

Monday 1st February 1993
Darrell Mansfield Band - Get Ready (Re-issue)
Darrell Mansfield Band - Get Ready (Re-issue)

STYLE: Blues
RATING 6 6 6 6 6 6
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 4685-4763
LABEL: Ocean 7018142695
FORMAT: CD Album

Reviewed by Collin Maclean

As one of the pioneering figures in CCM history, Darrell adds his mean harmonica with effect to this simple rock and roll, assisted by some able guitar work. The resulting catchy tunes will certainly have you drumming on the steering wheel when you're stuck in traffic, even if the lyrics constantly remind you that he's no Mark Gersmehl. There are more cliches here than in the script from 'Stingray'. 'Get Ready' could be more accurately renamed 'Get Ready Again' since the first eight tracks were previously released on Polydor Records in 1980. The last three tracks bring us up to date with a mellowed sound that shows how twelve years can affect both our ears and fingers.

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Sample Track Listing:
1. Get Ready [Listen]
2. Mr. Rock 'N' Roll [Listen]
3. Above The Water [Listen]
4. Billy Joe [Listen]
5. Heaven Southwestern [Listen]
6. Never Be The Same [Listen]
7. Power Of Love [Listen]
8. Life Saver [Listen]
9. Not Far Away [Listen]
10. When The Curtain Falls [Listen]
11. Flow Like The River [Listen]

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