John Moreland - LP5
Critic Score
Based on 8 reviews
2020 Ratings: #429 / 845
User Score
Based on 37 ratings
February 7, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
Old Omens / Label
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Awhile ago, I discovered John Moreland's excellent song 'Cherokee' which is utterly heartbreaking. He struck me as being a kind of Townes Van Zandt for the modern age. A hero for all the sad saps out there who like to drown out their sorrows in local dive bars. I'm not much of a country music fan so I didn't bother checking in on Mr. Moreland until I saw he had a new record out this week.

Clearly, Moreland has branched out a bit since we last met. 'Cherokee' is the song of simple acoustic ... read more


Fairly uninspired


A good record to pass the time with.

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Track List

  1. Harder Dreams
  2. A Thought is Just a Passing Train
  3. East October
  4. I’m Learning How to Tell Myself the Truth
  5. Two Stars
  6. Terrestrial
  7. In Times Between
  8. When My Fever Breaks
  9. I Always Let You Burn Me to the Ground
  10. For Ichiro
  11. Let Me Be Understood
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Added on: February 3, 2020