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Rockin' in the Weary Land

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All Music Guide - Heather Phares
On their fifth and most accomplished album, Rockin' in the Weary Land, Donna the Buffalo present another batch of eclectic folk-rock with an upbeat groove and meaningful lyrics. The songs' topics range from preserving Florida's wetlands on "Seminole Wind" to "Mr. King," a tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. Musically, Rockin' in the Weary Land includes country "All the Time", reggae "It Will Be Right", cajun "Mr. King", and zydeco "Tides of Time", and surrounds it all with Donna the Buffalo's signature danceable grooves. Singer/songwriters Jeb Puryear, Tara Nevins, and Joe Thrift all contribute fine vocals, lyrics and playing, and with the rest of the Buffalos alongside, ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Heather Phares
On their fifth and most accomplished album, Rockin' in the Weary Land, Donna the Buffalo present another batch of eclectic folk-rock with an upbeat groove and meaningful lyrics. The songs' topics range from preserving Florida's wetlands on "Seminole Wind" to "Mr. King," a tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr. Musically, Rockin' in the Weary Land includes country "All the Time", reggae "It Will Be Right", cajun "Mr. King", and zydeco "Tides of Time", and surrounds it all with Donna the Buffalo's signature danceable grooves. Singer/songwriters Jeb Puryear, Tara Nevins, and Joe Thrift all contribute fine vocals, lyrics and playing, and with the rest of the Buffalos alongside, they deliver a rollicking and thoughtful good time with Rockin' in the Weary Land.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/19/1998
  • Label: Sugarhill
  • UPC: 015891387727
  • Catalog Number: 3877
  • Sales rank: 198,960

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Donna the Buffalo Primary Artist, Primary Artist
Jim Miller Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Vocals, Vocal Harmony
Tara Nevins Acoustic Guitar, Fiddle, Accordion, Tambourine, Vocals, Rub
Jeb Puryear Electric Guitar, Vocals
Joe Thrift Organ, Synthesizer, Hammond Organ, Vocals, Rub, Wurlitzer, Vocal Harmony
Technical Credits
Ted Jensen Mastering
Peter Moshay Engineer
Steven Miller Producer, Engineer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Amazing upbeat music

    Soulful songs and songs that you can't sit still. I can't listen to this enough to satisfy... I play it at the gym, and it moves me! also amazing lyrics. A MUST have for your collection

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    They rock!

    If you want to treat yourself to some fine, fun music... this is the band! Donna the Buffalo is an incredible band with a cool, original sound. I love 'em. -Jbird

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    Posted May 13, 2010

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