Picks and Pans Review: Critics' Choice

updated 10/17/1988 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 10/17/1988 AT 01:00 AM EDT

>INSTINCT Punker emeritus Iggy Pop gets back in touch with his scruffier feelings. (A&M)

...AND JUSTICE FOR ALL The men of Metallica strike another blow for truth and the metal way. (Elektra)

JUST BETWEEN US Ray Charles pulls up a chair and sings about the blues he's seen. (Columbia)

THE RUMOUR Now-contented mom Olivia Newton-John has two recent productions to be proud of. (MCA)

SPEECHLESS Words can't begin to describe pianist Liz Story's instrumental album. (Novus/RCA)

BUENAS NOCHES FROM A LONELY ROOM Country singer Dwight Yoakam tells some more simply appealing tales. (Reprise)

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