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Essex

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Essex

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Alison Moyet
genre:
Rock

We gave it a C+

This British belter slows it down on her fourth solo release Essex with plenty of guitar strumming, soothing harmonies, and bare- handed percussion. While she displays impressive range-one minute she’s grinding it out; the next, letting words breathlessly tumble from her lips- it’s not particularly distinctive. Essex may be elegant, but it lacks emotional weight. C+

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