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As noted elsewhere, it's not a typical Alice album - I'm not his biggest fan but this one does it for me. Humorous, dark and inciteful lyrics (nowhere better than "I Love America"), with better story telling than some of his more famed moments and terrific production. Some of the electronica that features sounds a bit dated now, but its more than saved by Dick Wagner's guitar.
Bob Ezrin's (and Wagner) influence is huge here and anybody who has heard Kiss overlooked "the Elder" will recognise his hand and style at that time, contributing as he does to the songwriting and musicianship as well as production. It's an album more than a collection of songs and benefits from listening as a… Read more