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All Days Are Nights: Songs For Lulu

All Days Are Nights: Songs For LuluRufus Wainwright's mother, folksinger Kate McGarrigle, died in January, and her four-year battle with cancer took its toll on her son's dandy grandeur....All Days Are Nights: Songs For LuluPopRufus Wainwright's mother, folksinger Kate McGarrigle, died in January, and her four-year battle with cancer took its toll on her son's dandy grandeur....2010-04-14
Rufus Wainwright | SAD WITH WHAT I HAVE Rufus Wainwright

SAD WITH WHAT I HAVE Rufus Wainwright

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All Days Are Nights: Songs For Lulu

Genre: Pop; Lead Performer: Rufus Wainwright; Status: In Season

Rufus Wainwright’s mother, folksinger Kate McGarrigle, died in January, and her four-year battle with cancer took its toll on her son’s dandy grandeur. Now he’s stripped down to just his? sadness and his Steinway keys on All Days Are Night: Songs For Lulu. These songs require patience: Right when you think they’ll get stronger, they lose momentum. But then, that’s how grief works, too, and Wainwright lays it bare with heartbreaking simplicity here. B

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Originally posted April 14 2010 — 12:00 AM EDT

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