I'm Gonna Be a Country Girl Again

I'm Gonna Be a Country Girl Again

by Buffy Sainte-Marie
     
 

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And, one hopes, she'll never be a country girl again. Buffy Sainte-Marie went to Nashville to record this album, with help from such session vets as Grady Martin, Floyd Cramer, and the Jordanaires. As expected, it doesn't gel that well, although it's not as poor as you might

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And, one hopes, she'll never be a country girl again. Buffy Sainte-Marie went to Nashville to record this album, with help from such session vets as Grady Martin, Floyd Cramer, and the Jordanaires. As expected, it doesn't gel that well, although it's not as poor as you might fear. Sainte-Marie's strengths, though, are best amplified by folk material; her vibrato isn't suited for Nashville country. Predictably, the best songs are the ones which most recall her early folkie work. "Now That the Buffalo's Gone," like several of her better songs, touches upon Native American issues, and the stark, somber "Tall Trees in Georgia," a solo acoustic guitar piece, seems like a refugee from an earlier album.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/14/1994
Label:
Vanguard Records
UPC:
0015707928021
catalogNumber:
79280
Rank:
78788

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Buffy Sainte-Marie   Primary Artist,Guitar,Vocals,Mouth Bow
Floyd Cramer   Piano
Jordanaires   Vocals
Lloyd Green   Steel Guitar
Grady Martin   Guitar,Electric Guitar
Ray Edenton   Guitar,Rhythm Guitar
Buddy Harman   Drums
Buddy Harmon   Drums
Roy M. "Junior" Husky   Bass
Grover Lavender   Fiddle,Violin
Wayne Moss   Bass,Bass Guitar
Sonny Osborne   Banjo
Harold Rugg   Steel Guitar
Jerry Shook   Bass,Bass Guitar
Velma Smith   Guitar,Rhythm Guitar
Bill Ackerman   Drums
William Paul Ackerman   Drums

Technical Credits

Buffy Sainte-Marie   Contributor
Jordanaires   Contributor
Harry James   Composer
Maynard Solomon   Producer
Bob Lurie   Producer

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