Manitoban Tom Cochrane has always been able to craft some good tunes and continues his legacy on latest album Take It Home. Technically, this is his seventh studio album, sixth since he went completely solo in 1991 snipping association with Red Rider. He released a debut solo record way back in 1974. Tom is a diamond recording artist thanks to blockbuster album Mad Mad World and scored 11 Top 40 hits from 1991 to 2003. Take It Home features his characteristic folk/ heartland rock style. Standouts include “Can’t Stay Here”, “Sunday Afternoon Hang”, and “Diamonds”.