The Grifter's Hymnal

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  1. May 13, 2012
    8
    Ray Wylie Hubbard on his album - "The Grifter's Hymnal" once again proves that the collected musical experience can result in very successful projects - and this certainly what the latest album is. Tracks are maintained in country style, sometimes however they contain cowpunk elements ("Coricidin Bottle") or blues ("Mother Blues").
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  1. The follow-up is his party record, and deeper as a consequence, dark and hilarious and gone so fast you're too busy tapping your inner foot to cavil about pitch or timbre.
  2. 70
    The songs are solid but the disc is greater than the sum of its parts as it congeals around Hubbard's confessional, often personal memories.
  3. Uncut
    Mar 29, 2012
    80
    It's among his best. [Apr. 2012, p.79]