Letters From the Earth

On moody, jazz-inflected originals, including the superbly crafted ”Invisible,” singer-songwriter Wood conjures up an ambiance of off-kilter romantic rumination that approaches the power of Tim Buckley’s classic Blue Afternoon. Employing arresting imagery and daring vocal rhythms that catch you up short, Wood proves there’s life in the urban folk tradition yet. A-

Letters From the Earth
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