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Left for Dead

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Left for Dead

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Kieran Mcgee
genre:
Blues, Folk

We gave it a B

Like Iris DeMent, 15-year-old Kieran McGee seems a voice out of time, connected to a folk and blues tradition whose heyday was some 60 years before he was even born. Left For Dead isn’t just school-learned traditionalism, though; with his raw, rangy voice and skeletal picking, McGee delivers his songs with gut-rattling ferocity and insight beyond his years. The anti-Hanson? B

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