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Leonard Cohen – Old Ideas

This review was originally published at Listen Before You Buy. This record hit 2012 like the spotlight hits an old lounge singer in a seedy jazz club. With hushed, husky vocals, Leonard Cohen sounds a bit like a reformed prisoner … Continue reading

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Gillian Welch – The Harrow And The Harvest

This review was originally published at Listen Before You Buy. Just when I’d given up on the female vocalists of the current decades, after I’d spent years decrying the unending slew of pop-infused, sickly, sexualized women musicians, I found Gillian … Continue reading

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