Revolution The 25-year-old expands her vision beyond shooting/burning down stuff, and makes a glorious leap into maturity. She's found stylistic shades of songwriters twice her age,… Revolution The 25-year-old expands her vision beyond shooting/burning down stuff, and makes a glorious leap into maturity. She's found stylistic shades of songwriters twice her age,… 2009-09-29 Miranda Lambert Country
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Revolution (2009)

Miranda Lambert | TEXAS REVOLUTION Miranda Lambert
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TEXAS REVOLUTION Miranda Lambert
EW's GRADE
A

Details Release Date: Sep 29, 2009; Lead Performance: Miranda Lambert; Genre: Country

The 25-year-old expands her vision beyond shooting/burning down stuff, and makes a glorious leap into maturity. She's found stylistic shades of songwriters twice her age, while maintaining her own bratty Texan flair. With themes of sin and forgiveness, regret and acceptance, loss and grown-up love, Revolution is a portrait of an artist in full possession of her powers, and the best mainstream-country 
 album so far this year. A

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Originally posted Sep 23, 2009 Published in issue #1068 Oct 02, 2009 Order article reprints