Shadows is Canadian singer Gordon Lightfoot's fifteenth original album, released in 1982 on the Warner Brothers Records label. It peaked at on the Billboard charts. The album marked another significant turning point in Lightfoot's musical evolution. He moves further away from his acoustic roots through greater use of synthesisers and electric organ.
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A surprisingly strong collection from Gordon Lightfoot six years after the hits had stopped, Shadows finds him shedding his folksinger image for that of an adult contemporary singer. There are keyboard textures here where previously there had been all stringed instruments. The change obviously reflected the performer's attempt to remain contemporary, and though Shadows found no radio airplay and little sales, the music on this disc is very good, mature, and melodic
Shadows (LP, Album). This was a much better effort from Lightfoot with a good return to form with the majority of the songs. It sadly became a very poor selling album which is a shame because '14 Karat Gold', 'In my fashion', 'Thank you for the promises' and 'Baby Step Back' are good songs. The weakness lies in the production which tends towards the radio friendly MOR sound that was seen as his market but tended to make him sound more bland than the songs actually are.
Shadows is Canadian singer Gordon Lightfoot's fifteenth original album, released in 1982 on the Warner Brothers Records label. He moves further away from his acoustic roots through greater use of synthesisers and electric organ, marking his entry into the adult contemporary genre
Shadows" is among Gordon Lightfoot's best three albums. It's also one of his best efforts after the hits stopped coming: released in 1982, it was only a minor success, peaking only at But it's the music that makes the album, not the chart numbers, and Lightfoot paints one of his most interesting portraits.
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