Circo - Darden Smith
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  1. What Are We Gonna Do
  2. Make Love So Hard
  3. Shooting Star
  4. Turning to You
  5. One Hundred Ways
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  1. What Are We Gonna Do
  2. Make Love So Hard
  3. Shooting Star
  4. Turning to You
  5. One Hundred Ways
  6. Mill Creek
  7. Late Train to London
  8. Hands on the Wheel
  9. God Loves a River
  10. Rise
  11. All Around You
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Like the somber black-and-white photos of lonely back roads on the cover, singer/songwriter Darden Smith travels the darker byways of the human psyche. The music seldom escalates above a mid-tempo strum, but these tunes are so beautifully conceived, sung, and arranged that the album never stagnates or seems repetitious. Story songs like "Mill Creek" slither like alligators, building tension through an eerie stripped-down approach that arrives like a slow-moving thunderstorm. He doesn't sing these haunting tunes as much as ...

Circo 2004, Dualtone Music

UPC: 803020115620

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