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Pearl Snaps

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Pearl Snaps

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Deryl Dodd

We gave it a B

Deryl Dodd, a honky-tonker of promise sidetracked by illness in 1999, returns with a third album that reprises his almost-hits (”A Bitter End,” ”One Ride in Vegas,” ”That’s How I Got to Memphis”). Not all of the new material measures up, but Dodd’s back-alley, Tootsies Orchid Lounge persona goes a long way toward restoring some of country’s essential seediness. B