Ashley Monroe has said of her new album ‘Sparrow’ (out now on Warner Music Nashville) that “Country music is a wide genre, and that’s OK, I don’t even know what genre this record is, but I know it’s me.” We’re pretty confident that this Dave Cobb produced track, with its lush string arrangements and frail, but strong, stumbling, but sturdy, vocal is truly country – but a dramatic country with an edginess added by the layers of reverb guitar.
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Sure, I could climb high in a tree, or go to Skye on my holiday. I could be happy. All I really want is the excitement of first hearing The Byrds, the amazement of decades of Dylan's music, or the thrill of seeing a band like The Long Ryders live. That's not much to ask, is it?