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All-gal bluegrass/folk outfit RAMBLIN' RED will release their debut disc next week at Mayo Street Arts on January 15.
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  January 14, 2011
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Jakob Dylan | Women + Country

“Boring” is the sort of adjective used by music snobs (hi there!) to describe the Wallflowers, the band who brought Jakob Dylan’s hoarse and unexcitable voice into the mainstream.
Columbia (2010)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  April 23, 2010
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Ramblin' Jack Elliott | A Stranger Here

The country-blues songbook as written by Son House, Blind Willie Johnson, Mississippi John Hurt, and Charley Patton seems like natural, if previously unexplored, territory for this folk legend.
Anti- (2009)
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  March 30, 2009
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B.B. King

This is his best since his 2000 collaboration with Eric Clapton, Riding with the King .
One Kind Favor | Geffen
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  September 10, 2008
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Duke Levine

It’s an essay in tension and restraint.
Beneath the Blues | Loud, Loud Music
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  February 05, 2008
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Jennifer Kimball

The only real surprise about ex-Story singer Jennifer Kimball’s latest solo album is that it’s her first in nearly eight years.
OH HEAR US | Epoisse
By MAC RANDALL  |  January 23, 2006