Dwight Yoakam: Guitars, Cadillacs, Etc., Etc.
Gavin Martin, New Musical Express, 26 April 1986
IF IT'S careening kick-start country, a whisky wise distillation of old forms you need, come round here. Boisterous fiddle, the pound and pounce of six-string bass, golden-veined spiral of pedal steel, joyous twang of Telecaster, screwback heart sob and curlicue cries from the man at the mike.
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