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Music Review: 'This'

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This

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Will Kimbrough
genre:
Folk

We gave it an A-

Sincerity won’t turn the gifted songwriter-guitarist Will Kimbrough into a star, but his penetrating portraits of compromise and vulnerability on This inspire heavy soul-searching. Eloquent lyrics and mood-conjuring instrumentation (forlorn horns on ”Chimayo,” plaintive strings on ”Dream Away”) make This a must for listeners seeking an enduring alternative to the ephemeral fluff ruling the airwaves. A-

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