Album Review: 'Toward the Within' | EW.com

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Toward the Within Implacably serious and maddeningly eclectic, Dead Can Dance create music as airless and pretentious as only a band that titles a song ''Piece for ...Toward the WithinExperimental Implacably serious and maddeningly eclectic, Dead Can Dance create music as airless and pretentious as only a band that titles a song ''Piece for ...1994-10-28
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Toward the Within

Genre: Experimental; Producer (group): 4AD, Warner Bros.

Implacably serious and maddeningly eclectic, Dead Can Dance create music as airless and pretentious as only a band that titles a song ”Piece for Solo Flute” can. Lisa Gerrard has a pretty, supple voice, and the band manages to create a listenable Middle Eastern groove, but Toward the Within is mostly a dull, plodding affair. C-

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