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Out of the Woods

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Tracey Thorn, of electro-folk duo Everything but the Girl, has reinvented herself numerous times: from twee ingenue to techno chanteuse to stay-at-home mom. On her first solo album in 25 years, Out of the Woods, Thorn returns to what she does best: applying her throaty vocals to 1980s-indebted dance tracks like the effortlessly funky ”It’s All True.” Above the beats, the singer’s veddy English melancholy and manners shine through, resulting in a tasteful disco effort any mother could love. B