Label: Vanguard - 79755-2 • Format: CD Album • Country: US • Genre: Folk, World, & Country •
Full of elegance and texture, the album paired her with producer Larry Klein. They had worked together once before on 's Porcelain. Concrete Love once more showcased the juxtaposition of Klein 's graceful subtlety and Fordham 's poignancy. The duo returns on That's Lifeand it's a worthy successor to Concrete Love. Fordham 's songs are always sharp and cutting in their honesty, but they are never sophomoric. Here, with collaborators including Billy Preston Ellie Matt & G.I.
Brass* - Soca On 33 Vol. 1, Dean ParksGreg LeiszJamie MuhoberacDavid RickettsVinnie ColaiutaJoey Waronkerand others in addition to Klein himselfFordham takes a Out Of Left Field - John Fred And His Playboy Band* - Agnes English, square look at the phases and stages of life and love; her songs gaze into the murky depths of a person engulfed in observing the tender, edgy web of everyday life in the interior.
Her protagonists encounter desire, vulnerability, ambivalence, passion, willingness, fear, and frustration, and express a quiet gratitude for the ability to experience these things. She goes for the ambiguous, little-noticed shadows in the corners of the Into The Blind World - Sinister - Legacy Of Ashes heart that inform our choices to trust, to love, to surrender, and to change -- without flinching.
Her melodies are accessible but never easy. They never take the easy way out and underscore her throaty clear voice, which enunciates longing honestly, with reportorial observation, Jump - Julia Fordham - Thats Lifeand even wisdom -- all of which contain an ache at their core. With Parks ' guitar chunking behind Preston 's B-3 and a punchy backing chorus, the tune is drenched in a seductive groove. On "Jacob's Ladder," Fordham uses a biblical metaphor to soulfully express a deep desire for transcendence.
The jazzy bass and snare groove is accented with a Rhodes piano and the B The bewilderment and desolation in "Downhill Sunday" are brought home by a lilting acoustic piano and given weight by Leisz 's pedal steel. The shimmering soul in "Walking on the Water" expresses the steadfastness of love with a warm, bubbly organ and horn section groove highlighted by a steamy backing chorus.
And the title track, with its nocturnal reflection Jump - Julia Fordham - Thats Life love's loss and the loneliness in its aftermath, is sad to be sure, but it is given dimension by the acceptance of these things for what they are.
The strummed Jump - Julia Fordham - Thats Life guitars, loose and rolling bass, and drum lines that allow Fordham to express the stark pain that has to be lived through are breathtaking. In other words, on That's Lifemusic and lyrics fit together seamlessly, offering listeners a complex pop music that engages in life's labyrinth with depth and dimension, and finds beauty in its wounds and blessings.
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