There are two kinds of people in this world: true believers who know Glen Campbell and Jimmy Webb to be the country/pop equivalent of Lennon & McCartney and non-believers who've yet to see the light. For the latter, the brilliance of Campbell's voice and the dynamism of Webb's compositions presented in this tastefully produced session should be enough to convert even the most stubborn of the realm. For the former, "Glen Campbell and Jimmy Webb In Session..." serves as documentation that the magic of their collaboration will never be duplicated.
Recorded in Ontario in 1988 by Ian Milne Anderson for the independent TV station CHCH, "In Session..." is a nine-song CD/DVD package covering the classics along with lesser known tunes from the Webb repertoire.
"There's a lot of empty space, separating me from you," Campbell sings in his beautiful baritone as the session opens with
Campbell and company slow Webb's Watch the DVD first, sing along to the CD while in the car and, true believer or not, bask in the genius of Glen Campbell and Jimmy Webb at their intimate finest.
Watch the DVD first, sing along to the CD while in the car and, true believer or not, bask in the genius of Glen Campbell and Jimmy Webb at their intimate finest.