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27/1/14 – Tom McRae – You Cut Her Hair – 2000

Tom McRae released his engaging debut album in 2000. You Cut her Hair is the opening track on an album that uses moody soundscapes and strong melodies as a backdrop for the pondering of a serious artist. He has gone on to make six more albums. http://www.tommcrae.com http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_McRae http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tom_McRae_(album)

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27/1/14 – Tom McRae – 2000

Although perceived as an acoustic act, Tom McRae’s moody soundscapes would be better described as a band with a main songwriter (like Mike Scott calling himself The Waterboys). But perhaps McRae is more of a solitary figure, never leaning towards Waterboys’ band driven bombast, settling more into the realm of engaging commentary. A political science […]