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The Bedroom Tapes

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The Bedroom Tapes

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Carly Simon
genre:
Folk, Rock

We gave it a C-

Carly Simon’s first effort in nearly five years, The Bedroom Tapes, is a mishmash of uninspired ’70s-style folk rock and flat-footed Y2K-flavored lyrics (”Amazon eBay/ Oracle he say… Cyberman lights up/ But mostly he floppy”). While Simon’s voice is still wonderfully one of a kind, her doggedly autobiographical songs aren’t. Trust us — you haven’t got the time for the pain. C-

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