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The Bluegrass Sessions

Lynn Anderson

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Album Review

Country star Lynn Anderson rolls through 13 bluegrassy tunes on her 2004 CD The Bluegrass Sessions, featuring a handful of originals and a rootsy re-recording of her huge hit "Rose Garden." Highlights include a nice retelling of John Prine's "Paradise" and Anderson's own "If I Kiss You," both of which use a subdued tempo and a relaxed delivery (and both of which sound closer to her more countrypolitan roots). Unfortunately, while revamping familiar pop songs like "Stairway to Heaven" and Blackfoot's "Train, Train" worked well for Dolly Parton on her bluegrass albums, Anderson's version of the Drifters' "Under the Boardwalk" sounds a little forced, and while Dolly's recent roots revival seems honest and heartfelt, one can't help but wonder if Anderson saw her successes and figured "I could do that!" Longtime fans of Anderson's career will probably be satisfied with this release, but those looking for the next "Little Sparrow" should probably keep looking. [A bonus DVD version was also released.]

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This was written by Lynn Anderson cause I get no attention

Honey this album is a "No No", just like in that one song " that's a no no". So please stop. I know the truth lynn. And you do too. From, Lynn Anderson

Biography

Born: September 26, 1947 in Grand Forks, ND

Genre: Country

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

Best-known for her Grammy-winning smash "Rose Garden," Lynn Anderson was one of the most popular female country singers of the early '70s, helped by her regular exposure on national television. Anderson was born in Grand Forks, ND, and grew up in Sacramento, CA; her mother, Liz, was a professional songwriter best-known for penning Merle Haggard's early hits "(All My Friends Are Gonna Be) Strangers" and "The Fugitive" (the latter with her husband, Carey). Naturally, Lynn picked up music too, and performed...
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