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Jewel of the South It's hard to believe that the fellow responsible for the pedestrian rockers and wimpy ballads on Jewel of the South once wrote songs as...Jewel of the SouthCountry It's hard to believe that the fellow responsible for the pedestrian rockers and wimpy ballads on Jewel of the South once wrote songs as...1995-06-23
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Jewel of the South

Genre: Country; Lead Performer: Rodney Crowell; Status: In Season

It’s hard to believe that the fellow responsible for the pedestrian rockers and wimpy ballads on Jewel of the South once wrote songs as deliriously wide-eyed as ”Leaving Louisiana in the Broad Daylight.” Just one tune, the evocative title song, reminds us of what Rodney Crowell is capable. C+

Originally posted June 23 1995 — 12:00 AM EDT

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