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The Be Good Tanyas

The Be Good Tanyas
Formed: 1999 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Cana
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Genre: Country, Folk
Group Members: Samantha Parton, Frazey Ford, Trish Klein, Jolie Holland
Biography: The Be Good Tanyas play an old-timey blend of folk, country, and blues bolstered by sweet harmonies and traditional fingerpicking. The Vancouver trio has garnered comparisons to like-minded predecessors such as Gillian Welch and Iris DeMent. The group came together when Samantha Parton, who had spent ...Read full biography
Released: 2003
Label: Nettwerk Productions
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Released: 2003
Label: Nettwerk
Critics' Rating:
The homespun, slightly quirky approach that guided the Be Good Tanyas on Blue Horse permeates their enigmatically titled sophomore release too. If anything, these performances beckon the listener even ...Read full review
More The Be Good Tanyas albums: Main Albums (4), Compilations (6), Singles & EPs (8)
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