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Chris Rea: The Very Best of (East West)

Mat Snow, Q, November 1994

Somewhere left of Eric Clapton and Phil Collins resides Chris Rea, a bluesman for whom the burden of life consists less of stones in his passway than holes in his driveway, who is more likely to be caught in the act of waxing his Sierra than dusting his broom.

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