Wayne Watson - Field Of Souls

Thursday 1st February 1996
Wayne Watson - Field Of Souls
Wayne Watson - Field Of Souls

STYLE: MOR / Soft Pop
RATING 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 6148-6002
LABEL: Warner Alliance WBD4187
FORMAT: CD Album
ITEMS: 1
RRP: £15.31


Reviewed by Tim Clewer

One of America's biggest CCM acts weighs in with his debut for Warner Alliance. It is a highly attractive album which covers a range of musical styles whilst maintaining continuity and a very relaxed feel. As usual I struggled to settle on a musical classification, my choice (if allowed) would be soft acoustic rock. It reminds me of the unplugged series on the TV. None of the tracks are strident but "Rock Steady" is definitely lively whereas "One Time In Each Forever" is positively beautiful in a devotional sort of way. The singing is excellent and the lyrics are easy to hear. Easy to hear does not however mean unchallenging. Tracks like "Wait A Little Longer" and "Don't You Remember" continue to dig into the old brain cells encouraging meditation and personal development. The use of a saxophone and slide guitar give a bluesy feel to some of the tracks and "If I Were You" reminds me of Bob Dylan. This CD is an all round winner.

The opinions expressed in this article are not necessarily those held by Cross Rhythms. Any expressed views were accurate at the time of publishing but may or may not reflect the views of the individuals concerned at a later date.

Interested in reviewing music? Find out more here.

Sample Track Listing:
1. Field Of Souls [Listen]
2. Rock Steady [Listen]
3. One Time In Each Forever [Listen]
4. Wait A Little Longer [Listen]
5. The Class Of '95 [Listen]
6. Don't You Remember [Listen]
7. Every Waking Moment [Listen]
8. If I Were You [Listen]
9. By Any Other Name [Listen]
10. Blessed Are [Listen]

This track data is supplied by the Cross Rhythms CD/DVD review library. Please note that CD tracks may vary according to release region or product version.

Be the first to comment on this article

We welcome your opinions but libellous and abusive comments are not allowed.












We are committed to protecting your privacy. By clicking 'Send comment' you consent to Cross Rhythms storing and processing your personal data. For more information about how we care for your data please see our privacy policy.

NAVIGATION
CONNECT WITH CROSS RHYTHMS
SIGNUP

Connect with Cross Rhythms by signing up to our email mailing list

xRhythms launches!
Cross Rhythms Media Training Centre
MORE ARTICLES
DISCOGRAPHY
ARTIST PROFILES
Artists & DJs A-Z
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z #
Or keyword search

 

PRAYER ROOMS
Courts of Praise
Get close to God, be extravagant in declaring your love for Him in our Prayer Room