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Covenant

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Covenant

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Greg Brown
genre:
Folk

We gave it a B

Nobody does lonely like Greg Brown, whose spare, night-sweat confessionals spill out in a hypnotic baritone bass alternately filled with bourbon and blood. On Covenant, between talking to God and pondering the murderer next door, he hits his stride on ”Living in a Prayer” and ”Dream City,” two paranoiac blues numbers driven by the fevered desire for an unobtainable woman. B