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CMJ (8/01, p.77) - "...Blues chestnuts, raw and unsalted."JazzTimes (9/01, p.89) - "...Features Burnside singing in that riveting, blues-drenched style accompanying himself on acoustic guitar..."Living Blues (9-10/01, p.83) - "...Hard to beat..."60.73567

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Dirty Linen (6-7/00, pp.59-60) - "...Contains many raw, intense performances including impressive gospel by Boyd Rice, Cora Fluker, and the anomalous blues of Lonnie Pitchford..."Mojo (Publisher) (11/99, p.120) - "...this absorbing set has become a museum of music from an already irretrievable past."11.9235

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Entertainment Weekly (5/15/92, p.65) - Rating: B10.73594

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CMJ (11/22/99, p.28) - "...a treasure chest full of Tennessee-Mississippi blues gems..."Dirty Linen (6-7/00, p.55) - "...This recording of Northern Mississippi artists releases material 1st recorded on/for David Evans' High Water Records. Artists included range from the familiar...to the more obscure..."Living Blues (1-2/00, pp.81-4) - "...those who enjoy contemporary juke-joint style blues and the north Missippi hill country sound will want [this album]..."6.198915

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Rolling Stone (p.83) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "The facility increases as time passes. The zeal never waivers."Spin (p.81) - "In hour one, he bangs his guitar with a paintbrush; by hour six, he's making ragas backwards before the Beatles set foot in India."Entertainment Weekly (p.71) - "A rich exploration of Appalachian roots, Delta blues, and country..." -- Grade: AThe Wire (p.60) - "[T]here is much here that is essential: you can literally hear the shape of future musics being hesitantly assembled."Down Beat (p.93) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Some of the performances on YOUR PAST COMES BACK TO HAUNT YOU are revelatory....[The project] is all about him figuring out what kind of composer he would be."Record Collector (magazine) (p.83) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "[A] lavish and lovingly compiled set....YOUR PAST COMES BACK TO HAUNT YOU exudes all the love and consideration which doubtlessly went into its creation."1.121756

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Down Beat (p.89) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "Combining the raw vigor of Mississippi hill country trance-inducers with a cleverly calculated sonic blues mania of their own, this trio out of Kansas should never be taken lightly."Living Blues (p.58) - "The disc opens with an electric swampy opera of sweaty urgency on 'The Brown Bomber' and rarely lets up over the course of its 12 mostly original songs."1.030052

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Dirty Linen (p.56) - "[A] thoughtfully compiled and informative trip through the world of Rodgers covers that emphasizes the widespread influence he had on 20th-century American music."1.010851

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Dirty Linen (p.48) - "A wonderful mix of music and sociology, this collection captures just what the title advertises: old-time fiddle music as it was originally recorded and meant to be heard."1.003601

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Living Blues (p.55) - "[T]he songwriting is strong and there are some refreshing moments of restraint here -- like 'I Don't Know About You,' a tough, marauding blues typical of the North Mississippi Alllstars' best work..."0.9998751

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Uncut (p.89) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "This mesmerising set by several ANTHOLOGY figures, plus Bill Monroe, Doc Watson, Maybelle Carter and others, brings the gravity of the moment home."Dirty Linen (p.67) - "The performances are inspiring, and the sound quality is superb....The first disc includes a genre-and color-line-busting banjo and vocal performance of 'The Country Blues' by Boggs."No Depression (p.77) - "As the collection's subtitle implies, the folk revival starts here. The people whose applause you hear were touched in many ways by hearing these performances."Mojo (Publisher) (p.105) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "The 55 tracks, each of them fabulous, together add up to a collection almost as powerful as the Harry Smith ANTHOLOGY OF AMERICAN FOLK MUSIC box."0.8702419

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The Wire (6/01, p.65) - "...It's remarkable that compilations of music made more than 60 years ago can still possess elements of surprise, and sometimes shock....a collection of 24 pre-war blues, jazz, stomps, breakdowns, shuffles and rags all untied by the use and abuse of the violin..."Down Beat (1/02, p.72) - 4.5 stars out of 5 - "...Fiddle-dominated country breakdowns, blues, polkas, rags, minstrels, hot jazz and popular songs....all sound marvelous in restored sound..."Living Blues (11-12/01, pp.72-3) - "...Offers depth...on a long gone blues tradition. Roll up the carpet and pass the ruckus juice..."Mojo (Publisher) (1/02, p.71) - Included in Mojo's "Best Blues Albums of 2001".0.8640189

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Dirty Linen (p.45) - "Flippen's fiddling is quite unique....The Smokey Valley Boys stamp everything they do, from Arthur Smith fiddle tunes to more local fare to standard mountain songs, with their musical personality."0.8018432

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Living Blues (p.66) - "[The album] continues his hill country shuffle effortlessly back and forth between deep fried rock 'n' roll, country, and the Mississippi blues."0.6476133

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Rolling Stone (9/8/94, p.80) - 3.5 Stars - Good - "...a searing set of songs anchored in tradition, demonstrating why the Mississippi hill country will finally be called the final blues frontier..."0.5251137

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Rolling Stone (p.84) - 3.5 stars out of 5 -- "The sound may be retro, but pure blues rock of this caliber is really timeless."Spin (p.94) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "There's some heavy-hearted wailing, a dance number for AC/DC fans, and at least one track that jazzbos might identify as harmolodic."Entertainment Weekly (p.72) - "MAGIC POTION finds singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach's vocals and riffs shadowing each other to exquisitely rough-hewn effect." -- Grade: A-Uncut (p.99) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "The Black Keys have always blended a certain pose with their virile stew of raucous, bass-free blues."Magnet (p.87) - "MAGIC POTION hears the duo transitioning from blues to blues-based, taking cues from Zeppelin and Hendrix as much as Kimbrough and his Mississippi hill-country brethren."Mojo (Publisher) (p.96) - 3 stars out of 5 -- "With a ferocious riff assault recalling both Hendrix and Led Zeppelin....[They] tread a similar sonic path to Jack and Meg White."0.2450005

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Entertainment Weekly (p.69) - "[O]ld-time country music, early blues, and gospel....The recordings -- of varying brilliance -- are grail-like rarities."Living Blues (p.76) - "House was the greatest of all the 'deep' Delta singers, and this was his greatest recording session. The guitar work is crisp, with his usual unerring rhythmic control, and his voice is magnificent."No Depression (p.100) - "There are fetching country blues tracks.....It's all put together with enthusiasm and tongue-in-cheek ribbing of the collecting bug."Mojo (Publisher) (p.110) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] glittering parade of mountain stringbands and sanctified preachers, fiddle and harmonica tunes, banjo songs and guitar blues..."0.2349905

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Rolling Stone (p.74) - 4.5 stars out of 5 -- "[Seeger] invests each tune with his cheeky spirit....Seeger steps aside and lets the songs shine."Dirty Linen (p.52) - "[T]he repertoire is far-ranging, including cowboy ballads, British folk songs, country standards, blues tunes, patriotic ditties, railroad songs, spirituals -- virtually anything that could easily be sung in a group setting..."0.1557778

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Entertainment Weekly (p.59) - "[With a] trove of unreleased material, some of it -- three tunes from folkie Bert Sommer, the Grateful Dead's beatific 'Dark Star' -- truly breathtaking." -- Grade: BDirty Linen (p.48) - "You get it all: Some of the best bands of the 60s, the rantings of Abbie Hoffman, the rain chants, the announcements...outlining all of the fun..."Record Collector (magazine) (p.92) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "The first real previously-unheard gems come when Tim Hardin wrenches a fragile 'Hang On To A Dream' from his doomed soul, before a rousing 'Sing A Simple Song Of Freedom'..."Uncut (magazine) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Space is awarded to Quill, Sweetwater and Mountain, recognising perhaps that this was an even as much about the little guys as it was the stars."0.08182597

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Entertainment Weekly (p.59) - "[With a] trove of unreleased material, some of it -- three tunes from folkie Bert Sommer, the Grateful Dead's beatific 'Dark Star' -- truly breathtaking." -- Grade: BDirty Linen (p.48) - "You get it all: Some of the best bands of the 60s, the rantings of Abbie Hoffman, the rain chants, the announcements...outlining all of the fun..."Record Collector (magazine) (p.92) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "The first real previously-unheard gems come when Tim Hardin wrenches a fragile 'Hang On To A Dream' from his doomed soul, before a rousing 'Sing A Simple Song Of Freedom'..."Uncut (magazine) - 4 stars out of 5 -- "Space is awarded to Quill, Sweetwater and Mountain, recognising perhaps that this was an even as much about the little guys as it was the stars."0.07425599

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Rolling Stone (5/15/03, p.137) - 4 stars out of 5 - "...KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN MUSIC, which mixes rare commercial releases with Alan Lomax field recordings, tells a deeper tale of the breadth and intricacies of mountain song and the colorful virtuosos who put it on record..."Dirty Linen (8/03, pp.57-8) - "...In all, the box is a remarkable achievement....[With] outstanding songs and tunes..."0.04714833

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