Articles tagged asking for flowers

16 Jan 2009 // 10:00 AM

Kathleen Needs to Get the Glory

Kathleen Edwards is slowly becoming one of today's great songwriters. Sad stories are not her only strength. In the background is a wry sense of humor and critical eye for the subtle issues of her characters that makes her a songwriting force.

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18 Dec 2008 // 11:00 PM

The Best Albums of 2008

PopMatters presents our 60 best albums of 2008, highlighted by the return of British trip-hop legends and some infectious American indie rock by way of the Cascade Mountains.

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The Best Americana Music of 2008

It did seem -- perhaps because of the genre's traditional real-world concerns -- like a lot of the year's best Americana releases sensed the storm clouds gathering.

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Five Questions for Canadian Singer-songwriter Kathleen Edwards

Canadian singer-songwriter Kathleen Edwards covers a lot of lyrical ground on her third studio release, “Asking for Flowers.” “The Cheapest Key” is a witty put-down

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Kathleen Edwards: Asking for Flowers

Canada's best export is back with ballsy roots rock, murder ballads, and Wayne Gretzky analogies. It doesn't get much better than this, folks.

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