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A Few Small Repairs

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A Few Small Repairs

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Shawn Colvin
genre:
Folk

We gave it an A

Shawn Colvin’s first new album in four years — A Few Small Repairs, a song cycle about her own failed marriage — could have been a sobfest. Instead, it’s a declaration of independence, from the austere resignation of ”Wichita Skyline” to the acidic jeering of ”Get Out of This House.” Full of wisdom and ravishing melodies, Repairs is a tour de force that needs no fixing. A

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