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Acoustic Classics II

Richard Thompson

Acoustic Classics II

A second collection of acoustic reworkings from the English folk singer

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Beeswing Records
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  1. 8.0 |   The Independent

    Despite most of his well-known songs being crammed onto this album’s 2014 predecessor, there’s no dip in quality here
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  2. 8.0 |   The FT

    The songs collected here are more contemplative than on the preceding album
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  3. 8.0 |   The Guardian

    Fiery, beautiful gems of song
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  4. 8.0 |   The Arts Desk

    The real heart of the album, though, comes from earlier in RT's career. "Jet Plane in a Rocking Chair" and "A Heart Needs a Home" from the Linda period evoke spiritual self-discovery through the language of romantic fulfilment
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  5. 8.0 |   God Is In The TV

    If you haven’t heard Richard Thompson’s work before, there’s nothing to be lost by starting here. If you are an afficianado, you’ll want this as a wonderfully listenable example of his work
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