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This album epitomises Lo-Fi...to a fault.
You can definately tell it was recorded on cheap equipment, the mastering leaves a lot to be desired but therein lies the charm of the album.
Willis Earl Beal is a very interesting man, with a very interesting story about how this collection of songs came together for us to hear. Once you understand the story, you'll understand the sound and i imagine you won't be as put off by it. I dare say you'll find a warmth and authenticity to it that is very reflective of his overall character. Endearing, sincere and devoid of any inclination to be vapid, shallow or derivative.
I expect a more polished effort next time around… Read more