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Junky Star

Junky Star This moody, recession-themed collection from Bingham — who won an Oscar this year for a song from Crazy Heart — is unlikely to...Junky StarRock This moody, recession-themed collection from Bingham — who won an Oscar this year for a song from Crazy Heart — is unlikely to...2010-08-25
Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses | THE BEAT OF HIS OWN DEAD HORSE Ryan Bingham

THE BEAT OF HIS OWN DEAD HORSE Ryan Bingham

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Junky Star

Genre: Rock

This moody, recession-themed collection from Bingham — who won an Oscar this year for a song from Crazy Heart — is unlikely to boost anyone’s morale during our current downturn, but Junky Star might make some folks feel less alone. And whether backed by simple guitar or a full-band ramble, Bingham’s intricately detailed portraits of the wayward and lost are some of the best short stories you’ll hear all year. A?

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