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Gentle Creatures Gentle Creatures is like a country treasure found at a flea market. The weary, wounded soprano of Tarnation's Paula Frazer (formerly of...Gentle CreaturesRock, Country Gentle Creatures is like a country treasure found at a flea market. The weary, wounded soprano of Tarnation's Paula Frazer (formerly of...1995-08-25

Gentle Creatures

Genre: Rock, Country; Producer (group): 4AD; Status: In Season

Gentle Creatures is like a country treasure found at a flea market. The weary, wounded soprano of Tarnation’s Paula Frazer (formerly of Fright wig) is reminiscent of a Patsy Cline — one who writes her own darkly imagistic love songs. The steel guitar, the laconic pace, and the simple arrangements drip with tragedy and a ring of truth. Miles more than can be said for Garth and his schlockmeister colleagues. A

Originally posted August 25 1995 — 12:00 AM EDT

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