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The album title speaks for itself, much of the same from Steve's dreary blues drone.
That said, if you find Steve’s corn-fed sentiments and visible-from-space rhyme schemes a bit naff, just listen to ‘Whiskey Ballad’ – written by his son Paul, it’s so inane that dad’s doggerel will read like the most complex of moral philosophy by contrast.
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Oxford's finest flit between gnarly rock and frustrating slickness on an often-brilliant fourth album