This review is from: Rough Diamonds (Audio CD)
I have never understood why this album has had so much negative comments from the music press and some fans of the band.
From Electric Land right through to Racetrack that closes the album there are 10 really strong songs. Rough Diamonds is not as hard rocking as the first to albums but the quality of the songs are really strong and are a great listen.
Listen to songs such as Painted Face and Downhill Ryder with great melodies and lyrics and doubters will be surprised by the depth and quality here.
The band,s playing and Paul Rodgers singing is excellent right through.