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Dirt Floor

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Dirt Floor

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Chris Whitley
Producers:
Messenger
genre:
Blues

We gave it an A-

Whitley has stripped down his music to the basics — voice and guitar — and the results are a perfect example of addition by subtraction. Infused with a craggy grace and intensity, Dirt Floor has the honesty and power to withstand comparisons to the music of Whitley’s obvious influences — Son House and Robert Johnson. A-

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