Hard Believer - Tommy Castro
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  1. Definition of Insanity
  2. It Is What It Is
  3. Hard Believer
  4. Monkey's Paradise
  5. Ninety-Nine and One Half
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  1. Definition of Insanity
  2. It Is What It Is
  3. Hard Believer
  4. Monkey's Paradise
  5. Ninety-Nine and One Half
  6. Backup Plan
  7. Gotta Serve Somebody
  8. Trimmin' Fat
  9. Make It Back to Memphis
  10. Victims of the Darkness
  11. My Babe
  12. The Trouble with Soul
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You might think that Castro's first album recorded for mighty blues indie Alligator -- and twelfth overall -- would mark a departure for this longtime rocking soulman. Despite a fuller sound, fleshed out with Lenny Castro's percussion and boosted by an ever-present horn section led by longtime cohort Keith Crossan, this is another typically solid effort from the singer/guitarist. Perhaps it's unfair to expect that Castro would somehow break free of, expand, or alter the blue-collar persona he has cultivated over his solo ...

Hard Believer 2009, Alligator Records

UPC: 014551493129

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