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Glimmer

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Glimmer

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Kim Richey
genre:
Country

We gave it a B

The Nashville hit writer two-steps into the pop mainstream with could-be classics that demonstrate her knack for melancholy melodies and ”Love sucks but I’ll survive” lyrics. While Glimmer doesn’t offer enough variety — too many mid-tempo tunes — Richey’s winsome vocals and hard-earned life lessons prove that Lucinda Williams isn’t the only local gal making country-pop with musical integrity. B