Monday, September 8 2014
Its similarities to 2011's Very Best differ only by three songs -- but excising his Rubin-produced songs for some '70s schmaltz will make you say "Play Me" to this comp.
Thursday, March 10 2011
This long-overdue compilation showcases Neil Diamond the rhythm fiend, the backbeat scientist, the Dr. John of NYC guitar-slingers.
Tuesday, November 2 2010
The charm of a confident man who understands the beauty of pop music and the serious allure of emotional lyrics.
Monday, August 4 2008
Home Before Dark is an album of rare beauty, grace and eloquence that captures Diamond in all his plain-spoken and big-hearted glory.
Sunday, October 30 2005
Diamond may not be as restless as he used to be but the momentum he generated in the early part of his career has kept him in constant -- albeit continually slower -- motion.
Tuesday, July 6 2010
When considering past Fourth of Julys, the tune that usually brings a star-spangled tear to my eye is Neil Diamond’s “America”. Something about this
Tuesday, December 30 2008
You wouldn't think of Neil Diamond as someone who needs to re-invent himself. But when an artist signs up to work with mega-producer Rick Rubin,
Friday, July 18 2008
Neil Diamond talks in a brooding Brooklyn baritone. It's hard to tell when he's done making his point, because his tone never wavers, his voice