Label: Super Ron Records - 6569-ALIVED • Format: 2x, CD Album, Limited Edition • Country: US • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: AOR, Classic Rock, Pop Rock
The very words "greatest hits live," or some variation of the sort, strikes fear in the heart of all rock critics, and many dedicated fans, as well, since it usually signals that it's cut-rate, latter-day recordings by an artist past his prime.
And that assumption is usually true, with only a handful of exceptions to the rule. As it happens, Rick Springfield 's Greatest Hits Alive is one of those exceptions.
True, Springfield was far away from the top of the charts when he recorded this material on his early summer tour ofLiquid Phonk - Missing You EP he was in surprisingly strong form, Panpipe Beatles - 19 Haunting Hits out muscular, invigorating versions of his underrated, arena power pop chestnuts of the early '80s, while convincingly selling newer material.
While he does admit in the liners that there was some slight studio doctoring and that the songs about his father were recorded live in the studio, not the stagethat doesn't change the character of the performances, which are full-bodied, fairly exciting, and fun. This won't change the mind of any skeptics, but Human Touch - Rick Springfield - The Greatest Hits Alive (Special Limited Edition) you've ever found Working Class Dog to be a kind of masterpiece or loved such singles as "Affair of the Heart" or "Love Somebody," it's hard not to enjoy this spirited set as it's playing.
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Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date January 30, Track Listing. Affair of the Heart. Rick Springfield. I've Done Everything for You. Sammy Hagar. Rock of Life. Don't Talk to Strangers. I Get Excited. Love Somebody. State of the Heart. Love Is Alright Tonite. Human Touch. Jessie's Girl. Living in Oz. Van Morrison.
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Love Somebody Rick Springfield. Human Touch Rick Springfield. Jessie's Girl Rick Springfield. Living in Oz Rick Springfield. Gloria Van Morrison. Itsalwaysomething Rick Springfield.