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Hourglass

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Hourglass

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
James Taylor

We gave it a B

James Taylor’s 16th record — and first studio album since 1991 — contains few musical surprises. But fans will find Hourglass utterly warm and comforting. After 27 years, JT can still conjure up effortless hooks and dead-on images (”round-eyed Buddhists in a killer Chevrolet”). And his happiness at just singin’ is palpable. B

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