Category: Music

Ray Wylie Hubbard

DANGEROUS SPIRITS Roots Collectables ★★★ Welcome reissue of former outlaw’s return to grace Dating from 1997, DANGEROUS SPIRITS was the second salvo fired by a rejuvenated Ray Wylie Hubbard (after …

Perry Como

JUST OUT OF REACH/RARETIES FROM NASHVILLE Real Gone Music CD ★★ A re-issue only likely to appeal to fans of this much loved singer There is undoubtedly a big market …

Jug Band

INDIAN SUMMER Esoteric Hdb ★★★★ A nice pair of Jugs Ah, progressive jug band music. The first of these records came out in 1969, on the Harvest label alongside the …

Linda Ronstadt

HAND SOWN… HOMEGROWN/ SILK PURSE/ LINDA RONSTADT BGO Records ★★★★ Ronstadt’s first three solo albums in one package from the re-release experts BGO As folk trio The Stone Poneys, Linda …

Linda Davis

SHOOTFORTHE if MOON/SOME THINGS ARE MEANTTOBE Up Country ★★★ Another two CD release comprising her two albums forArista-Nashvillein the mid 1990s Having played this a few times, I admit to …

Mary Chapin Carpenter

THE THINGS THAT WE AREMADEOF Lambent Light Records ★★★★★ Simply an easy listening gem Originally marketed as a country singer, multi Grammy award winner, Mary Chapin Carpenter, has in recent …

Kacy and Clayton

STRANGE COUNTRY Big White Cloud Records ★★★★ Kacy and Clayton draw on the folk tradition but create their own modern sound Kacy and Clayton are second cousins from Saskatchewan but …