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Sturgill Simpson, 'Metamodern Sounds in Country Music'
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18. Sturgill Simpson, 'Metamodern Sounds in Country Music'

"Marijuana, LSD, psilocybin, DMT, they all changed the way I see/But love's the only thing that ever saved my life," sings Simpson. The Kentucky-born singer-songwriter's breakthrough album features plenty more folk wisdom, delivered in a singular barrel-aged baritone.

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