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Happy, Texas

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Happy, Texas

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
performer:
Jeremy Northam, Steve Zahn
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a B+

Kick-started with a Randy Scruggs-Joan Osborne duet on ”Passin’ Thru,” this CD, full of terrific country/roots-rock/honky-tonkin’ tunes, scores for not being all Nashville fare. From sweet ballads (Abra Moore’s ”Happiness”) to the flamboyant vocals of Peru’s Yma Sumac (”Gopher Mambo”), it’s an all-American — North and South — effort with a warm, quirky heart. B+