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Bastard Child

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Bastard Child

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Moonshine Willy
genre:
Country

We gave it an A-

A little like X if they’d given in to their country side, these hyperactive honky-tonkers slow down for their collection of wry country-rock noirs, Bastard Child. Frontwoman Kim Docter is a keen storyteller with a muscular alto, a tell-it-like-it-is mama who would do Loretta Lynn proud, and her songwriting justifies even the Lynyrd Skynyrd guitar bursts and drunken Nashville choral arrangements. Bottoms up. A-

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