Jewel of the South It's hard to believe that the fellow responsible for the pedestrian rockers and wimpy ballads on Jewel of the South once wrote songs as deliriously… Jewel of the South It's hard to believe that the fellow responsible for the pedestrian rockers and wimpy ballads on Jewel of the South once wrote songs as deliriously… Rodney Crowell Country
Music Review

Jewel of the South

EW's GRADE
C+

Details Lead Performance: Rodney Crowell; Genre: Country

It's hard to believe that the fellow responsible for the pedestrian rockers and wimpy ballads on Jewel of the South once wrote songs as deliriously wide-eyed as ''Leaving Louisiana in the Broad Daylight.'' Just one tune, the evocative title song, reminds us of what Rodney Crowell is capable. C+

Originally posted Jun 23, 1995 Published in issue #280 Jun 23, 1995 Order article reprints
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