Long Player Late Bloomer 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… Long Player Late Bloomer 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… 2011-03-01 Ron Sexsmith Pop Ronboy Rhymes
Music Review

Long Player Late Bloomer (2011)

Ron Sexsmith | DO YOU THINK I'M SEXSMITH? Singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith
DO YOU THINK I'M SEXSMITH? Singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith
EW's GRADE
B

Details Release Date: Mar 01, 2011; Lead Performance: Ron Sexsmith; Genre: Pop; Production: 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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Originally posted Mar 02, 2011 Published in issue #1145 Mar 11, 2011 Order article reprints
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