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Lost Blues and Other Songs

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Lost Blues and Other Songs

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We gave it a B+

This ever-shifting ensemble, Lost Blues and Other Songs, delivers frontman of Palace Music Will Oldham’s laments of dread and despair with a looseness that belies his jarring lyrical directness. On these early singles, outtakes, and oddities, the music consistently underlines Oldham’s connection to the American-gothic traditions he invokes. B+