Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud The self-obsessed painter almost defies knee-jerk Julian Schnabel-bashers with Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud , a confessional album of spacey musical Americana. Almost. There's… Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud The self-obsessed painter almost defies knee-jerk Julian Schnabel-bashers with Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud , a confessional album of spacey musical Americana. Almost. There's… 1995-05-16 Julian Schnabel Rock
Music Review

Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud (1995)

EW's GRADE
B-

Details Release Date: May 16, 1995; Lead Performance: Julian Schnabel; Genre: Rock

The self-obsessed painter almost defies knee-jerk Julian Schnabel-bashers with Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud, a confessional album of spacey musical Americana. Almost. There's an appealing lack of control to his vocalizing, a willing display of vulnerability that recalls a poor man's Dylan, circa New Morning. But when he sings ''I thought everybody in the world wanted to be me,'' his honesty approaches the grotesque. B-

Originally posted May 19, 1995 Published in issue #275 May 19, 1995 Order article reprints