Podcast Episode
Season
Four
number
194
Type
Album Review
Post Date
Sep 30, 2014

Corey Glover

Hymns

Label
LaFace Records
Release year
1998
Producer
The Family Stand, Corey Glover, Michael Ciro

Steeped in r&b and soul, Glover explores Steve Wonder, Al Green and Sly Stone territory while injecting it with some rock 'n roll swagger.

With a new Living Colour on the horizon, you figure now would be a good time to revisit a 90s Living Colour release. But we take a detour and dig deep for the debut solo release by Living Colour frontman Corey Glover, and his 1998 album Hymns. Steeped in r&b and soul, this record finds Glover exploring Steve Wonder, Al Green and Sly Stone territory while injecting it with some rock 'n roll swagger. Carving out original sounds while paying homage to those legendary artists, the record wobbles between original and familiar. Does it work as a whole? Tune in to find out.

Coming soon

We haven't reviewed this record yet. However, you can compell us to grab our shovels and dig it out. Request a review and we'll devote a full episode to discussing this album. Heck we might even invite you on as a guest. Support the show and help rock fans discover a lost album of the 90's.

Patreon: $2.50 a month

Support us for the year (12 consecutive months), and you’ll be rewarded with an album review for 2017 that you can join us to talk about.

Visit Patreon

PayPal Donation: $30.00

This is the fastest option to get your recommendation on the show. Make a donation and put the artist and album title in the payment comments. We’ll follow up with any questions and let you know the episode release date.

Donate

Songs in this episode

  • ‍Intro - Do You First Then Do Myself5:34 - History of the Band
  • 10:32 - Things Are Getting In The Way
  • 13:34 - Sermon
  • 18:55 - Silence
  • 24:16 - Lowball Express
  • 29:10 - Little Girl
  • Outro - One

Follow us to know when this episode is available

We are a weekly podcast with new episodes published every Tuesday morning. Subscribe to the show in iTunes or your favorite podcast app to get new episode delivered to you. Follow us on Facebook or Twitter for episode releases, previews and 90's rock news.

View in iTunes
Social media

Did you Like this episode?

Head over to iTunes and give us a five star review and help make Apple pay attention to Dig Me Out and 90s rock.

Rate Us at iTunes

Listen on Spotify

Spotify playlist for this episode

Hymns