Robbie Seay Band - Psalms Vol III

Published Tuesday 9th June 2015
Robbie Seay Band - Psalms Vol III
Robbie Seay Band - Psalms Vol III

RATING 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 8
OUR PRODUCT CODE: 153255-22403
LABEL: Independent
FORMAT: Digital Only EP

Reviewed by Tony Cummings

Cross Rhythms has recently written favourable things about Robbie and his band of rock journeyman and given the thumbs up to his 'Psalms' EP series. So it's no surprise that Vol 3 keeps up the high standards. The standout cut is "Psalm 66 (You Are Great)" which starts with the haunting "Come.and see what God has done" and is rich in melody as well as King David's uplifting lyrics. Almost as good is "Psalm 116 (You Turn My Soul To Rest)" and though the "Psalm 18" is less melodically memorable, despite some inventive production ideas, by the closer "Psalm 130 (I Wait)", a slow and tender treatment with some rich and soulful singing from Robbie, I wouldn't have been averse to several more Psalm recastings. Clearly Robbie's late discovery of the Psalms as a lyrics sourcebook is benefitting all of us.

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.

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.