Buenas Noches from a Lonely Room

Dwight Yoakam - Buenas Noches from a Lonely Room
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1988 Ratings: #21 / 142
User Score
Based on 18 ratings
1988 Ratings: #173
August 2, 1988 / Release Date
LP / Format
Reprise / Label
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The title of the album is a little misleading. The expectation going in was to hear more Spanish vibes or a flamenco feel. Beyond the title track and a bit of inflection on Streets of Bakersfield it plays out as a traditional country album. Beyond the strong intro track that speaks of being broke and in love the other themes throughout surround heartbreak and death. The closing track sums it all up nicely after an album of plight to hold your faith in god.
Overall I could see this being a ... read more


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Track List

  1. I Got You
  2. One More Name
  3. What I Don't Know
  4. Home of the Blues
  5. Buenas Noches from a Lonely Room (She Wore Red Dresses)
  6. I Hear You Knockin'
  7. I Sang Dixie
  8. Streets of Bakersfield
  9. Floyd County
  10. Send Me the Pillow
  11. Hold on to God
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Added on: October 15, 2015