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Maurice Hope's Blog – December 2012 Archive (14)

DAVE ALVIN —BLACK JACK DAVID & OUT IN CALIFORNIA (Floating World)

http://www.floatingworldrecords.co.uk

 

Americana singer-songwriter, blues, rock, folk country guitar totting Dave Alvin is a man steeped in west coast music history; first he figured, alongside his elder brother Phil Alvin…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 22, 2012 at 6:30 — No Comments

JAMEY JOHNSON —LIVING FOR A SONG A TRIBUTE TO HANK COCHRAN —(Mercury )

http://www.jameyjohnson.com

http://www.umgnashville.com

Jamey Johnson is one of the current acts country music can be most proud. His music is steeped in…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 15, 2012 at 17:30 — No Comments

STEVE GOODMAN —STEVE GOODMAN / SOMEBODY ELSE’S TROUBLES (BGO Records)

 

www.bgo-records.com

 

Now here is a rarity, a reissue of material from the late Steve Goodman seeing a UK release, and boy isn’t a fine one! Originally released in 1971 and 1972, respectively on Buddha records the…

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MARY GAUTHIER —LIVE AT BLUE ROCK (Proper Records)

 

www.properrecords.com

 

 

It isn’t always easy to continue to build on one’s repertoire or match the standard set early in one’s career. Or as was the case with Gauthier when she eventually broke onto the music scene.

 

A…

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DEREK HOKE —WAITING ALL NIGHT (Electric Western Records)

http://www.electricwesternmusic.com

 

Snapshots, sharp, incisive —that doesn’t beat about the bush, immediately up and at you kind of music. That is Derek Hoke. 

 

I love the cultured approach. The clever little grooves as…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 9, 2012 at 9:30 — No Comments

THE STATLER BROTHERS —THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION MCA YEARS (Humphead)

 

www.humpheadcountry.com

 

When it comes to bargains, no, make that steals of the year this is it! Fifty of the Mercury (and not MCA as the title suggests) recording act's finest songs come on this 2cd…

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RICKY SKAGGS AND KENTUCKY THUNDER —MUSIC TO MY EARS (Skaggs Family Records)

 

www.skaggsfamilyrecords.com

 

 

Music To My Ears is made up of newly written songs plus a well selected cover or two. Bluegrass country music legend Ricky Skaggs (an amazing picker of mandolin, guitar, banjo and…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 8, 2012 at 15:00 — No Comments

ROSIE FLORES —WORKING GIRL’S GUITAR (Bloodshot)

 

www.bloodshotrecords.com

 

I have long enjoyed the honest, well-honed energy of Rosie Flores’ music. The Rockabilly Filly is well named; for rock‘n’roll, west coast country dashed with sprinklings of other genres, Texas blues among…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 7, 2012 at 16:00 — No Comments

STEVEN GRAVES —LET IT RIDE (Self-Released)

 

http://www.stevengravesmusic.com

 

American singer-songwriter Steven Graves made this six-track EP out in Santa Cruz, California with help from a talented (one or two of whom are illustrious) set of…

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THE FLYING BURRITO BROTHERS —CLOSE UP THE HONKY TONKS (BGO Records)

 

www.bgo-records.com  

 

The Flying Burritos were the most influential country rock ensemble bar none. And it is easy to see why. For not only did they have Gram Parsons on lead vocals (albeit he did not stay with the throughout the band’s musical…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 2, 2012 at 17:09 — No Comments

ALABAMA —MY HOME’S IN ALABAMA / FEELS SO RIGHT (Hux Records)

 

www.huxrecords.com

 

When it comes to top country bands there are non able to hold a candle to Alabama, the Southern band bust onto the scene in 1979 when the title-cut of their debut album My Home’s In Alabama made Billboard Country charts…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 2, 2012 at 15:43 — No Comments

HOT CLUB OF COWTOWN — RENDEZVOUS OF RHYTHM (Gold Strike Records)

 

Texas swing trio, Hot Club Of Cowtown are one of those acts who from the off set their benchmark high and it has just got higher with each passing album. Give or take the occasional one.

 

Members Elena James, Whit Smith and Jake Irwin are so well versed in one another’s playing they are…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 1, 2012 at 20:47 — No Comments

THE KENDALLS —TWO HEART HARMONY / THANK GOD FOR THE RADIO (Hux Records)

 

www.huxrecords.com

 

Father and daughter duo, Royce and Jeannie Kendall were a hot act back in the late 1970 / early and mid-1980s (both lps are 1985 originals) as they combined the traditional side of country music with contemporary strains.…

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Added by Maurice Hope on December 1, 2012 at 18:19 — No Comments

SANDY DENNY —THE NOTES AND THE WORDS (Island / Universal) 4 CD Box Set

 

www.sandydennyofficial.com

 

 

Here we have a beautiful ‘work of love’ Box set that comes complete with notes and array of photos of the tragic British folk singer. What a voice, what talent and how sad it is she left us…

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1
Rod Picott
70 pts.
Out Past The Wires
Welding Rod Music
GC,AN,LM,SZ,TK
2
JW Roy & The Royal Family
62 pts.
A Room Full Of Strangers
Royal Family Records
EM,PJ,DH
3
Steph Cameron
61 pts.
Daybreak over Jackson Street
Pheromona
ML
4
JD McPherson
54 pts.
Undivided Heart & Soul
New West
AR,RK,LK
5
Sarah Morris
53 pts.
Hearts In Need Of Repair
Independent
 
6
Turnpike Troubadours
52 pts.
Long Away From Your Heart
Bossier City Records
MA,GF
7
Chris Hillman
51 pts.
Bidin' My Time
Rounder
 
8
Hayward Williams
39 pts.
Pretenders
Why River Records
KG,JB,JBO
9
Joe Henry
38 pts.
Thrum
Ear Music
 
10
Jim White
37 pts.
Waffles, Triangles & Jesus
Loose Music
JJ
12
Margo Price
35 pts.
All American Made
Third Man Records
 
11
Mark Martyre
35 pts.
Rivers
Independent
MF
13
Mavis Staples
32 pts.
If All I Was Was Black
Anti
HO
 
Peter Oren
32 pts.
Anthropocene
Western Vinyl
RB,HB
15
Fred Wickham
29 pts.
Mariosa Delta
Thirty Days Records
 
16
Jeffrey Martin
27 pts.
One Go Around
Fluff & Gravy Records
HDB
17
Blitzen Trapper
25 pts.
Wild and Reckless
Lojinx
JDO
 
Jeff Crosby
25 pts.
Postcards From Magdalena
At The Helm Records
FCE,FC,JS
19
Dori Freeman
24 pts.
Letters Never Read
Blue Hens Music
 
 
Hardpan
24 pts.
Hardpan
Blue Rose Records
WR
21
The Deep Dark Woods
21 pts.
Yarrow
Six Shooter
JF
22
Lilly Hiatt
20 pts.
Trinity Lane
New West
TJ
 
Tom Russell
20 pts.
Folk Hotel
Frontera Records-Proper Records
JAB
24
Eilen Jewell
19 pts.
Down Hearted Blues
Signature Sounds
MW
25
Dick LeMasters
18 pts.
Incompatible Things
Longneck Road Music
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