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Music Review: 'The Captain'

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The Captain

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Kasey Chambers
genre:
Country

We gave it a B

Kasey Chambers has earned raves from the likes of Lucinda Williams, who calls the Aussie her favorite new artist. While her Melanie-like voice has to grow on you, her songs on The Captain — part singer-songwriter observation, hillbilly heartache, and English pub stomper — score for immediacy. Throw in the tune about selling your last Bible to pay the bills, and the girl from Down Under comes out on top. B

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