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WE CAN'T DANCE

Genesis

 

Symphonic Prog

2.67 | 1095 ratings

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Tarcisio Moura
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3 stars Quite an improvement over the Invisible Touch album. Ok, itīs not a classic in any way, not even by their mid-period standards, but still it has its moments. It would be their last studio album with Phil Collins. Although the album is a bit uneven in songwriting quality, as a band they succeed to give life in most of the tracks with some clever arrangements, a good choice of īseriousīsongs with other funnier ones and a top notch production. If you donīt compare this album to their earlier ones you might enjoy it a lot, like I did.

Best songs are the emotional No Son Of Mine, Fading Lights and Jesus He Knows Me (the video is hilarious!). I agree with others reviewers who pointed out that We Canīt Dance (the album, not the song) is a bit long, but nothing is really crap. It was a surprising leap forward after the rather too slick and popish Invisible Touch. But I should warn anybody that has not listen to this album that do not expect anything too progressive here. But those guys were really good, talented writers, regardless the style they chose to express it. 3 stars.

Tarcisio Moura | 3/5 |

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