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Total Tracks 16
Total Length 40:12
Tracks
1. Ventura Highway (3:32)
2. To Each His Own (3:13)
3. Don't Cross The River (2:30)
4. Moon Song (3:41)
5. Only In Your Heart (3:16)
6. Till The Sun Comes Up Again (2:12)
7. Cornwall Blank (4:19)
8. Head And Heart (3:49)
9. California Revisited (3:03)
10. Saturn Nights (3:31)
11. Homecomming ... The Sophomore Album [Interview] (1:10)
12. All Star Rhythm Section [Interview] (0:58)
13. In The Studio [Interview] (0:58)
14. Songwriting [Interview] (1:45)
15. The Democratic Process Of Song Selection [Interview] (0:57)
16. The Story Of The Album Cover [Interview] (1:18)
Released 2001
Carl's Rating
Format DVD-A
Bar Code No 081227436797
Label Rhino
Catalog No R9 74367
Genre Rock: Classic Rock
Primary Genre Rock: Classic Rock
Reviews Review by David Cleary

This album, the band's finest, refines and focuses the folk-pop approach found on their debut release. The songs here are tighter and more forthright, with fewer extended solo instrumental sections than before. The sound quality is clear and bright; the colorful arrangements, while still acoustic guitar-based, feature more electric guitar and keyboards. The performance quality is more assured, among the most urgently committed the group would ever put on vinyl. Verses are still sometimes banal and clunky ("You can't disregard your friends/But life gets so hard when you reach the end") or cryptic ("Sorry, boy, but I've been hit by purple rain"), but a number of the song subjects here exhibit a yearning sense of wanderlust and love of the outdoors that proves to be highly evocative and compelling (particularly on "Moon Song," "Ventura Highway," "California Revisited," and "Cornwall Blank"). Chordal progressions are sophisticated and contain many subtle surprises. A few new style wrinkles can be seen in the country-influenced "Don't Cross the River," the drivingly gutsy "California Revisited" (perhaps the hardest-rocking song the group would ever produce), and the hushed, yet mildly funky "Head & Heart." Chart hits from this release included "Ventura Highway," "Only in Your Heart," and "Don't Cross the River," but each song here has something to recommend it. This top-flight album is a very rewarding listen.








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