Larry Norman - Heartland Junction

Published Sunday 4th September 2005
Larry Norman - Heartland Junction
Larry Norman - Heartland Junction

STYLE: Jesus Music
RATING 5 5 5 5 5
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 13323-3016
LABEL: Solid Rock SRD455
FORMAT: CD Album
ITEMS: 1
RRP: £15.99

Reviewed by Mike Rimmer

There seems to be quite an industry of bootlegs of Larry Norman concerts and it seems like the best of them ultimately end up being released by the man himself through his website. The problem is that we're now flooded with loads of recordings which are as fine as far as they go but how many different versions of Larry strumming a guitar and singing "Six Sixty Six" do we really need? This one catches Larry in good form interacting with a very lively crowd with the first half of the set a solo performance before the band joins him for classics like "Why Don't You Look Into Jesus" and "Why Should The Devil". Judging from the material, it sounds like it was recorded in the late '80s with edgy versions of "Stop This Flight" and "My Feet Are On The Rock". There are so many of these performances available now, I am interested in listening once for the experience but wonder why anyone would listen to this bootleg more than once unless they were there.

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Sample Track Listing:
1. Watch What You're Doing [Listen]
2. Sweet Song Of Salvation [Listen]
3. Moses In The Wilderness [Listen]
4. Six Sixty Six [Listen]
5. Song For A Small Circle Of Friends [Listen]
6. If God Is My Father [Listen]
7. The Outlaw [Listen]
8. I Wish We'd All Been Ready [Listen]
9. Why Don't You Look Into Jesus [Listen]
10. A Woman Of God [Listen]
11. Stop This Flight [Listen]
12. My Feet Are On The Rock [Listen]
13. Messiah [Listen]
14. Talking' Bout Stuff [Listen]
15. Why Should The Devil Have All The Good Music [Listen]
16. Put Your Life Into His Hands [Listen]
17. Hallelujah [Listen]
18. Swing Low Sweet Chariot (Put Your Life) [Listen]

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Reader Comments

Posted by Dougie @ 15:09 on Jun 13 2008

Mike... well done you got the score about right. Its a good enough performance by Larry solo and then backed by a good band... but its an audience recording again... not a bad sounding audience recording but its not a soundboard and its been circulated and traded among fans on cassette for years.



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