Beck, drummer Narada Michael Walden, and producer George Martin here embark on a potent jazz-rock journey, making stops at the ferocious "Led Boots," the thumb-popping R&B of "Come Dancing," and the hooky "Blue Wind" (written by former Mahavishnu synth … see full wiki
Sorry this CD falls short of its predecessor Blow by Blow. There are several good jams particularly on Blue Wind and Sophie. Jeff is certainly on top of his game with the guitar. The keyboards are decent as well although I prefer Max Middleton's touches from the Blow by Blow CD.
Yes, Blow by Blow stands as a classic fusion driven CD. Those jams just had memorable melodies and awesome jams. Wired is a noticeable cut below as the melodies just do not fully stand out. Nonetheless, Jeff Beck's talents certainly make this CD at least a reasonable listen if not an overwhelming joy.