Music Review

Dewdrops In the Garden (1994)

EW's GRADE
B-

Details Lead Performance: Deee-lite; Genre: Rock

Dewdrops in the Garden, the third album by the house-music hippies Deee-Lite sports a couple of great bass lines and a new flirtation with ambient and techno vibes. But the eclecticism doesn't preclude the sense that we've heard it all before. And while song structure has never been Deee-Lite's strong point, many tracks here just fizzle into vagueness. The groove may be in the heart, but this one needs a pacemaker. B-

Originally posted Aug 05, 1994 Published in issue #234 Aug 05, 1994 Order article reprints