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Amelia Curran – They Promised You Mercy

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1. Somebody Somewhere

2. Coming for You

3. I Am the Night

4. Never Say Goodbye

5. Time, Time

6. Song on the Radio

7. The Reverie

8. The Matador

9. Fables and Troubles

10. Strike the Band

11. You've Changed

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Her songs, like still waters, run deep. Forgiveness, mercy, and life’s mistakes are potent themes in the songs of this St. John’s singer/songwriter who addresses these issues with an empathetic perspective and eloquent language. Curran’s sound marries acoustic folk and textured pop sensibilities, lending range to her metaphor-rich verses delivered with an “old-soul’s voice”.

On this, her latest CD, we find Amelia at her most tuneful and upbeat; less Leonard Cohen and more Tom Petty or Warren Zevon. But Amelia’s metaphor-rich lyrics are still as constant as a northern star. This record will attract a new mess of fans and expand her audience with pop sensibilities not unlike Sarah Harmer and Kathleen Edwards.