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My Roots Are Showing...

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My Roots Are Showing...

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
K.T. Oslin
Producers:
BNA
genre:
Country

We gave it a B-

It’s a shame My Roots Are Showing… isn’t better, since K.T. Oslin is such an endearingly whacked-out character. ”The songs and the players are the real stars here,” she told an interviewer recently; unfortunately, she’s right. With the stripped-down production on this sheaf of offbeat oldies, Oslin’s vocal limitations — camouflaged in the past by electronic means — stand naked. On the other hand, the band — assembled by coproducer Rick Will — rock out. B-