By Beth Johnson
September 24, 2004 at 04:00 AM EDT

Wayward Angel

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Considering the plaintive, soul-searching beauty on Kasey Chambers’ third disc Wayward Angel — already No. 1 in her native Australia — it’s no wonder she queries, ”If I dig any deeper/Lord, what will I find?” Channeling both the alt-country and the roots-pop sides of her musical psyche, Chambers sings of mislaid love and bruised dreams with such an open grace that it makes it easier to forgive one’s own lapses.

Wayward Angel

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