Advertisement
 
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollections

In Brief

POP MUSIC | RECORD RACK

*** The Kinks, "To the Bone," Guardian.

October 27, 1996|Natalie Nichols

Oasis won't be knocking this Brit-pop royalty off its throne any time soon. This satisfying two-disc set interweaves recent acoustic studio performances and live recordings, including 27 Kinks classics and two new Ray Davies songs: the title ballad and the rocker "Animal." The concert tracks are polished and playful, while the "unplugged" environment showcases the emotion and craft in Davies' songwriting.

*

Albums are rated on a scale of one star (poor), two stars (fair), three stars (good) and four stars (excellent).

* TimesLine 808-8463

To hear excerpts from the albums reviewed, call TimesLine and press * and the artist's corresponding four-digit code. The Kinks *5718

In 805 area code, call (818) 808-8463.

Advertisement
Los Angeles Times Articles
|
|
|