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ARCHIVE REVIEWS FOR JULY THROUGH DECEMBER 1998

Look below for reviews from the second half of 1998. The "Mary" movie soundtrack was a crowd favorite, while our review of Moxy Fruvous drew strong comments from fans. John Fogerty released a fine live album (but received zero radio support), and Jerry Sienfeld scored a hit with his first comedy album. Read on . . .

Purple dotMusic Reviews for December 25, 1998

Jennifer Love Hewitt
Hallelujah Here She Comes

Cake, Prolonging the Magic
U2,
Best of 1980-1990
Soundtrack to I Still Know What
You Did Last Summer
Joe Pesci,
Sings Just For You

Special Holiday Edition

Chuck LeavellChuck Leavell, What's In That Bag?
Cyndi Lauper
, Merry Christmas...Have a Nice Life
Beach Boys,
Ultimate Christmas

Purple dotMusic Reviews for December 18, 1998

Lyle Lovett
Countdown to the Swingin' 60s

The Look of Love:
The Burt Bacharach Collection
Lyle Lovett,
Step Inside This House

Purple dotMusic Reviews for December 11, 1998

Maria is Still Lovely

Shirley Manson of GarbageJohn Mellencamp, John Mellencamp
Chris Knight
, Chris Knight
Garbage,
Version 2.0
Original cast recording, West Side Story

Purple dotHoliday Edition Special Kids Page

DaddyagogoA Child's Celebration of Dance Music
Tribal Waters
A Child's Celebration of the World
DaddyAGoGo
, Cool Songs for Cool Kids


Purple dotMusic Reviews for December 4, 1998

Deborah Coleman
Lullaby to a Traffic Jam

Jackyl, Choice Cuts
Deborah Coleman,
Where Blue Begins
Chuck Brodsky,
Radio
Shawn Mullins,
Soul's Core
Possum Dixon,
New Sheets


Purple dotMusic Reviews for November 27, 1998

Helen Reddy
Making Eye Contact

Grey Eye Glances, Painted Pictures
Helen Reddy,
The Essential Collection
More Cheap Trick Reissues
Remy Zero,
Villa Elaine

Purple dotMusic Reviews for November 20, 1998

Cruel Summer
Love and Mercy

Brian Wilson, Imagination
Ace of Base,
Cruel Summer
Rare on Air:
Vol. 4
Dream House,
Dream House

Purple dot Music Reviews for November 13, 1998

On the Road with John Fogerty

John Fogerty
John Fogerty, Premonition
Candy Dulfer,
Best of
Tuscadero, My Way or the Highway
Des'ree,
Supernatural
Music from the film A Night at The Roxbury

Purple dot Music Reviews for November 6, 1998

Ebba Forsberg
Mermaids in the Theater

Willie Nelson, Teatro
Sinead Lohan,
No Mermaid
Ebba Forsberg,
Been There
James McMurtry,
Walk Between the Raindrops

Purple dotMusic Reviews for October 30, 1998

Nanci Griffith
Taming the Tiger

Nanci Griffith, Other Voices, Too
Joni Mitchell,
Taming the Tiger
Fastball,
All the Pain Money Can Buy
Vietnam:
A Musical Retrospective

Purple dotMusic Reviews for October 23, 1998

Lucinda Williams
Passionate Kisses

Kate Campbell, Visions of Plenty
Lucinda Williams,
Car Wheels on a Gravel Road
Parlor James,
Old Dreams

Purple dotMusic Reviews for October 16, 1998

Squeeze Me cover
Once I Was the King of Spain

Moxy Fruvous, Live Noise
Rod Stewart,
When We
Were the New Boys

Cravin' Melon,
Squeeze Me (live EP)
Jim Mills, Bound to Ride

Purple dotMusic Reviews for October 9, 1998

Lisa Germano
Into the Well of Emotions

Lisa Germano, Slide
Randy Scruggs,
Crown of Jewels
P. A.,
Straight No Chase
15th Anniversary of Hightone Records

Purple dotMusic Reviews for October 2, 1998

Tears and Laughs

Simon Birch coverSoundtrack to Simon Birch
Jerry Seinfeld,
I'm Telling You for the Last Time
Soundtrack to Saving Private Ryan
Five,
Five
Moonshine Over America 98

Purple dot Music Reviews for September 25, 1998

Heart greatest hits
Green Ham and Space Eggs

Liz Phair, WhiteChocolateSpaceEgg
Heart,
Greatest Hits
Richard Stoltzman,
Danza Latina
Best of the Dance Box

Purple dot Music Reviews for September 18, 1998

A One-Woman Tour de Force

Ophelia coverNatalie Merchant, Ophelia
Various Artists,
Ultimate Broadway
Don Edwards,

My Hero, Gene Autry

Brian May,
Another World

Purple dotMusic Reviews for September 11, 1998

Leon Russell (aka A "Sex in the Morning" Voice

Leon Russell, Legend in My Time: Hank Wilson, Volume 3
Paul Kelly,
Words and Music
Soundtrack to Dead Man on Campus

Purple dot Music Reviews for September 4, 1998

Going Dark with Adore

Donna the Buffalo Smashing Pumpkins, Adore
Disney Babies,
Playtime & Lullaby
Donna the Buffalo,
Rockin' in the Weary Land

Purple dot Music Reviews for August 28, 1998

Ronstadt coverBack to Form

Papillion,
Cajun Music for Kids!
Linda Ronstadt,
We Ran
Carrie Newcomer,
My True Name

Purple dot Music Reviews for August 21, 1998

Mulan CoverTunes for the Kids

Soundtrack to Mulan
Sesame Street,
Elmopalooza!
Money Mark, Push the Button

Purple dot Music Reviews for August 14, 1998

Dopamine CoverAnything But Mainstream

Pere Ubu, Pennsylvania
Graham Parker,
Live Alone! Discovering Japan
Mitchell Froom,
Dopamine

Purple dotMusic Reviews for August 7, 1998

Ted Hawkins photo
The Ted Hawkins Story:
Suffer No More

Sonia Dada,
My Secret Life
Stegosaurus,
Stegosaurus
(for the Fresno song)

Purple dotMusic Reviews for July 31, 1998

Summer Movie Soundtracks
Soundtrack to
Mr. Jealousy
Soundtrack to
Small Soldiers
Soundtrack to

There's Something About Mary
Mono,
Formica Blues


Purple dotMusic Reviews for July 24, 1998

Fear & Loathing soundtrack
Jimmy Page & Robert Plant, Walking Into Clarksdale
Soundtrack to Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Cheap Trick,
Cheap Trick at Budokan
(for the original tracks)

Purple dotMusic Reviews for July 17, 1998

A.J. Croce cover
Pee Shy, Don't Get Too Comfortable
Lenny Kravitz,
5
A.J. Croce,
Fit to Serve

Purple dotMusic Reviews for July 10, 1998

Ally McBeal
Vonda Shepard, Songs from Ally McBeal
Harry Chapin,
Live at the Bottom Line: January 1981
The Donnas,
American Teenage Rock 'n Roll Machine

Purple dotMusic Reviews for July 3, 1998

VAST cover
Electronica Triple Treat

Vast, Visual Audio Sensory Theater
Delerium, Karma
Mox, Mox
 
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