Tami Neilson - CHICKABOOM!
Critic Score
Based on 5 reviews
2020 Ratings: #185 / 819
User Score
Based on 16 ratings
February 14, 2020 / Release Date
LP / Format
Outside / Label
Country Soul / Genres
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Already a big name in her home base of New Zealand, Tami Neilson is starting to garner some buzz in American roots circles on the strength of her massive voice and her retro stylings. “Chickaboom!” firmly situates itself within pre-British Invasion American music, and Neilson seems determined to prove that her instrument can carry any bygone style, be it rockabilly, close harmony country, or full-throttle blue-eyed soul. There’s no doubt that Neilson has a voice designed to ... read more
I happen to come across the music of Tami Neilson while looking for something out of my usual rotation and I’m sure glad I did because CHICKABOOM! proved to be a great listen with it’s blends of country, rock and soul. I’m very unfamiliar with Tami Neilson (as I’m sure a lot of others are as well), since she’s on a small label and is a country singer from Canada who has been releasing music and getting her start in New Zealand of all places, but hopefully others ... read more
In a similar vein to Shannon Shaw, but not nearly as fun and engaging.

Standouts: You Were Mine, Tell Me That You Love Me

Dropouts: Hey, Bus Driver!, Queenie, Queenie, 16 Miles of Chain
What a voice on ol' Tami. These are some great tunes performed wonderfully.
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Track List

  1. Call Your Mama
  2. Hey, Bus Driver!
  3. Ten Tonne Truck
  4. Queenie, Queenie
  5. You Were Mine
  6. 16 Miles of Chain
  7. Tell Me That You Love Me
  8. Any Fool With a Heart
  9. Sister Mavis
  10. Sleep
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Added on: February 11, 2020