Poet Game - Greg Brown
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  1. Brand New '64 Dodge
  2. Boomtown
  3. Poet Game
  4. Ballingall Hotel
  5. One Wrong Turn
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  1. Brand New '64 Dodge
  2. Boomtown
  3. Poet Game
  4. Ballingall Hotel
  5. One Wrong Turn
  6. Jesus and Elvis
  7. Sadness
  8. Lately
  9. Lord, I Have Made You a Place in My Heart
  10. My New Book
  11. Driftless
  12. Here in the Going Going Gone
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Greg Brown's latest release is somber and streetwise with more political undertones than his previous CDs. The simple 1964 "Dodge" is a most powerful song about the impending destruction of faith in America after the Kennedy assassination; and it does not even mention the event. Production is simple and in a few cases one would have liked to hear a bit more thought given to the instrumental arrangement, but still this is a fine stripped-to-the-bone songwriter album by one of the premiere contemporary writers. ~ Richard ...

Poet Game 1994, Red House Records

UPC: 033651006824

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