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I'm Every Woman
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performed by Rory Block, 1949- (Rounder Records, 2002), 50 mins
After listening to the opening track of I'm Every Woman, one might be inclined to expect 45 minutes of acoustic blues to follow. "Guitar Ditty" features no more than a girl and her guitar with a great big sound. It's quite surprising, then, when Rory Block cuts loose on the title cut, a pastiche of slide guitar, d...
performed by Rory Block, 1949- (Rounder Records, 2002), 50 mins
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Child Bride
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performed by Katy Moffatt (Philo Records, 1995), 39 mins
On the follow-up to 1989's Walkin' on the Moon, Katy Moffatt decided to crank up the volume a bit and let her hair down. Child Bride is anything but a delicate recording. It's closer to rockabilly and the woolly side of country than any singer/songwriter outing. Some of the musicians who appear here are Carlo Nucc...
performed by Katy Moffatt (Philo Records, 1995), 39 mins
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Angel Of Mercy
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performed by Rory Block, 1949- (Rounder Records, 1994), 43 mins
Block moves completely away from the blues form on this release, doing original pieces that evoke the familiar themes of alienation, anguish and romantic conflicts, but in a production climate geared more toward folk and singer/songwriter arrangements than 12-bar settings. She still plays excellent guitar solos an...
performed by Rory Block, 1949- (Rounder Records, 1994), 43 mins
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Soulful Dress
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performed by Marcia Ball, 1949- (Rounder Records, 1989), 38 mins
Marcia Ball got things started in a celebratory fashion on her debut Rounder release, doing the title track in a taunting, challenging manner aided by flashy guitar riffs from Stevie Ray Vaughan. From there, she artfully displayed other sides of her personality, from dismayed to defiant and assured. Her rendition...
performed by Marcia Ball, 1949- (Rounder Records, 1989), 38 mins
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