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Essential Steve Earle

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Essential Steve Earle

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Steve Earle
genre:
Reissues, Country

We gave it an A+

With Guitar Town, his 1986 debut, Steve Earle etched a grimy portrait of smalltown America that was far bleaker and more realistic than anything out of the whitewashed imaginations of Nashville’s Music Row. Essential Steve Earle shows Earle moving from rockabilly to rock and captures the hostility and disillusionment of the nation’s itinerant underbelly. A+