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Resigned

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Resigned

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Michael Penn

We gave it a B

Sensitive-guy singer-songwriters lead hard lives — engaged in relationships the dissolutions of which are duly chronicled for our edification. Michael Penn is such a tortured soul, and after a five-year layoff, this fella is fairly bursting with pain in Resigned. Fortunately, his talents run deep — the album’s best songs are the kind Paul McCartney might have written if he’d left the Beatles in 1968. B

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