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Man With a Memory

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Man With A Memory

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Joe Nichols
Producers:
Universal
genre:
Country

We gave it a B

Nichols, whose vocal quality recalls that of the great Keith Whitley, proves the working man’s friend in these blue-collar meditations on love, loss, and the crapshoot of life. If he too often plays it safe with predictable, radio-ready material written by others (”The Impossible”), he scores higher with his own ”Everything’s a Thing,” a groove boogie that puts the rhythm back in country blues.