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Van Morrison: A Sense Of Wonder

Mitchell Cohen, Creem, June 1985

ONE OF THE SMARTEST things Martin Scorsese did in The King Of Comedy was bracket it with songs by Ray Charles and Van Morrison. The movie may have had a chilly soullessness, but at either end there were voices that virtually define soul.

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