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BR5-49

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BR5-49

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Arista
genre:
Country

We gave it a B+

A nice little revivalist honky-tonk/ rockabilly band. It remains to be seen whether these guys can merge tradition and innovation into something really special, a la Yoakam or Earle — one suspects they’re lightweights. But for now, BR5-49 a breath of fresh air in Music City’s stultifying major-label atmosphere, a portent of possible change to come. B+