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Dart to the Heart

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Dart to the Heart

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Bruce Cockburn
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B-

Between John Hiatt’s rollicking wisdom, Lou Reed’s sullen truths, and Gordon Lightfoot’s sentiment (not sentimentality) lies the work of Bruce Cockburn, whose 22nd album, Dart to the Heart, veers from boisterous to a little too sleepy, and includes some beautifully pithy lyrics. Anyone who writes a line like ”If you love love then love loves you too” has to be a poet or a fool. Cockburn is no fool. B