What does it sound like?:
It sounds like Patty’s recent dalliance with Robert Plant has unleashed some smouldering passion. Patty might be in the Americana camp but this album is sexy. The opening title track sets the scene – it is a torch song of the highest order and her voice is better than I have ever heard it before. A definite hairs on the back of your neck moment that sets the bar high for the rest of the album. Going from this soulful slow burning to a more upbeats Gunpowder. The backing band excel throughout and many of the tracks have a distinctly bluesy feel. Tiggerlion normally turns his nose up at Americana, he should listen to this as I think he would be greatly surprised. Highlights are evident throughout and this is the best I have heard Patty. Something or someone has opened up her voice and this is quite astonishing.
What does it all *mean*?
Dont liker to use that A word because it does put some people off. Not me – all the best music is coming from the other side of the pond at the moment and this one should be a flag » Continue Reading.