Jon Gibson is one of Christian Contemporary Music's most talented vocalists, but his vibrant Stevie Wonder imitiation is wasted here on some very bland 1980s-style dance music. Drum machines pound away earnestly throughout, and cheap keyboards try their hardest to sound something like Michael Jackson's "Beat It." There are a few exceptions: "God Loves a Broken Heart" is a catchy single in the vein of Wonder's mid-'80s hits. "Dreams" is pretty infectious candle-waving inspirational material. "Metal Machine" is a spunky attack on the dehumanization of modern technology and the politicians who promote it. It's too bad the whole album was made with dehumanizing modern technology.
AllMusic Review by Darryl Cater