LaVette works magic on blues, roots covers
Posted: October 2, 2012 at 2:12 a.m.
Bettye LaVette Thankful N’ Thoughtful Anti- A After her exploration of British rock last year, Bettye LaVette — the very definition of soul singer — turns to a deep exploration of American blues and roots delivered with a swampy flavor. Her edgy, bruised vocals bite, sting, caress and embody defiance as she turns tunes inside out and makes them her own.
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