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OCMS Should you ever stumble upon an Old Crow gig in the Southeast, you'll know you've happened upon some happily bizarre alternate reality, where beer...OCMS Should you ever stumble upon an Old Crow gig in the Southeast, you'll know you've happened upon some happily bizarre alternate reality, where beer...2004-02-13
B+

OCMS

Producer (group): Nettwerk

Should you ever stumble upon an Old Crow gig in the Southeast, you’ll know you’ve happened upon some happily bizarre alternate reality, where beer-guzzling twentysomethings routinely pack clubs and go nuts over… authentic-sounding Appalachian string-band music. ”OCMS,” their first disc to be distributed nationally, may be too modest to spark a bluegrass revolution on every American campus. But as produced by Gillian Welch’s partner, David Rawlings, it strikes a fine balance between a rowdier acousticism and the more reflective folk traditions exemplified by, well, Welch.

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