Roctober # 46 (Winter 2009)

Record Reviews

GHOSTWRITER"Wreck the City / simplfy your life" (End Of The West)

While there are hints at ominous, creepy, menacing One Man Band madness at the corners and fringes of this mighty album, Ghostwriter seems to genuinely transcend the limits of OMB-ism by serving up raw, real C & W that sounds  like Chet Atkins' classy crossover strings production never hit Nashville, and the brawling, sprawling nature of surly Southern musicians was allowed to stay pure. How's that for a run on sentence!

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