Friday, August 3, 2012

In Love, In Conflict, or In Something Else Entirely: 20 All-Time Great Records With Both Male and Female Vocals

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Richard & Linda Thompson - "Walking on a Wire"

Shoot Out the Lights (1982)

Far from an idealized, young-lovers’ paradise, the final record by folk duo Richard and Linda Thompson is clear and sober in its depiction of the long marriage grind. But there’s a beauty to its weariness; a grace in the way these voices illustrate their everyday disappointments.

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