Gretchen Peters: The Night You Wrote That Song: The Songs of Mickey Newbury

The Rocking Magpie reviewed The Night You Wrote That Song; here’s an excerpt:

Peters is honest enough to not mess around too much with the arrangements of these classics, instead giving them a feminine bent; and her decision to record these songs in familiar territory—namely the very same studio in which Newbury recorded many of his best albums: the famed Cinderella Sound, utilizing several of the musicians who helped Newbury record his erstwhile classic songs—tells me she’s chasing that elusive element that made Newbury’s songs stand out so much from most other Nashville songwriters.

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