Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Lucinda Williams: Good Souls Better Angels

Terry Staunton, Record Collector, June 2020

IT MAY BE because she's not long come off the road from a lengthy live trek marking the 20th anniversary of her most celebrated album, Car Wheels On A Gravel Road, but there's an instinctive aura and vivid brush strokes to Williams' new songs that suggest she's relocated the mojo that made the earlier record so special. It may also be because, like that Grammy-winner, she's back working and living in Nashville and calling upon the services of producer Ray Kennedy.

Total word count of piece: 1245

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.