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Album Review: Marty Thompson — My Kind of Woman

I expressed some mild reservations about Thompson’s previous album, 2018’s Romantic Stories. On the plus side, it was a varied collection. Working against it was a slightly ragged, unfinished production aesthetic. I would never presume to have influenced an artist, but I’m happy to report that My Kind of Woman is a far more professionally-put-together

Album Review: Marty Thompson — Romantic Stories

In 2018, every album release has to have an angle, it seems. The unique selling proposition for Romantic Stories is that Thompson wrote all of its songs ion a ukulele. A pink one, in fact. Fascinating, no? Me neither. Let’s ignore that and focus on the music itself, which is decidedly not played on a