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This Desert Life The shining moment for mournfully melodic roots rock has passed, making this unsurprising third studio effort from Adam Duritz and Co. relevant for...This Desert Life The shining moment for mournfully melodic roots rock has passed, making this unsurprising third studio effort from Adam Duritz and Co. relevant for...1999-11-05

The shining moment for mournfully melodic roots rock has passed, making this unsurprising third studio effort from Adam Duritz and Co. relevant for die-hard fans only. Producer David Lowery (Cracker) brings a loose-limbed instrumental feel to several cuts, but few of these downcast, Duritz-centric songs have the vitality that made ”Mr. Jones” 1994’s love-it-or-hate-it hit. C+

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