to Eddy Lawrence's new CD Locals (on his own Snowplow
label) is like reading a Russell Banks novel. In both, the sense
of place -- snow-locked upstate New York -- is as palpable as
the smell of woodsmoke and kerosene.
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usual, Lawrence has kept the production down to the basics,
which is fine because he is a very adept guitarist. As if the
compelling material and performance weren't enough of an incentive,
Lawrence commendably sells the album for $5.00.