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MMHMM – mmhmm

June 20, 2018

Mmhmm 2018 Duo of decidedly non-divas deliver their drop-dead droll debut and get away with its pop-country charms. The capital of Tennessee must be teeming with talented youngsters, yet not taking oneself seriously requires much more strengths than simple musical … Continue reading

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BILLIE JO SPEARS – We Just Came Apart At The Dreams

April 19, 2018

Premier 1984 / Angel Air 2018 Burstin’ a pop bubble, country belle crosses over to the other side to woo British audiences. Having come out of her mid-’70s stretch of chart action, Billie Jo Spears couldn’t be a purist in … Continue reading

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KEVIN DANIEL – Myself Through You

March 24, 2018

CEN 2018 North Carolinian minstrel taps in the heart of country to see his reflection in the face of familiar stranger. While this record’s cover suggests an airy sort of music, the listener will hardly surmise it’s bluegrass that’s in … Continue reading

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HUGH PRESTWOOD – I Used To Be The Real Me

September 17, 2017

Wildflower / Cleopatra 2016 Venerable country songwriter digs down to his burning core and, with Judy Blue Eyes guesting, debuts in a long playing format. Hugh Prestwood has been marrying words to music for nigh on four decades now, his … Continue reading

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January 12, 2017

Mean Bean 2016 Singer-songwriter from San Francisco taps into the heart of Americana to rock actual and timeless issues. While continuing to plough a country field on an album number four, Pete Kronowitt has somehow hardened his approach to performance, … Continue reading

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