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Long Player Late Bloomer

Long Player Late BloomerThe singer-songwriter's sonorous voice can make even the darkest emotions sound bearable. On his 11th album, Long Player Late Bloomer,...Long Player Late BloomerPopThe singer-songwriter's sonorous voice can make even the darkest emotions sound bearable. On his 11th album, Long Player Late Bloomer,...2011-03-02
Ron Sexsmith | DO YOU THINK I'M SEXSMITH? Singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith

DO YOU THINK I'M SEXSMITH? Singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith

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Long Player Late Bloomer

Genre: Pop; Lead Performer: Ron Sexsmith; Music Label: Ronboy Rhymes

The singer-songwriter’s sonorous voice can make even the darkest emotions sound bearable. On his 11th album, Long Player Late Bloomer, Sexsmith tunnels out from melancholy, lifted by his pliant croon and effortless melodies. Metallica producer Bob Rock keeps everything neat and amiable: This is immaculate pop appointed with sighing pedal steel, slide guitars, and saloon piano — but in need of a few more scuff marks to underline its turbulent lyrics. B

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