Harry Chapin Delivers a Live Album

Posted by

ImageReprising some of his most popular musical vignettes on Greatest Stories Live, a double-LP concert package, Harry Chapin proves what he says people have long been telling him: he’s “so much better live.” Since each of his recent albums has included a plethora of inane filler, one might add that he’s also much better when he sticks to the cream of the crop. Among the contents here: such less-than-profound but pleasant numbers as “W.O.L.D.” and “Cats in the Cradle,” plus an appropriately intense reading of “Taxi,” the early Chapin hit that remains his best composition.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.