10 of 14 people found the following review helpful
I really wanted to like this. Really. This is just atrocious bordering on inexcusable. If a filmmaker wants to remake a movie, it should be because the original was botched in some way. Likewise if someone wants to remix or remaster an existing classic, it should enhance and not detract from the musical experience. The original "Moondance" was a masterpiece of its time and stands apart from its time as a classic. The new remastered version is not.
The new mix completely throws off the balance between Morrison's voice and the instruments. This is especially important, given how often Morrison himself uses his voice as an instrument, an Irish rock version of scat singing found in… Read more