AOTY 2019
Courtney Marie Andrews - Honest Life
Critic Score
Based on 8 reviews
2016 Ratings: #105 / 763
User Score
Based on 25 ratings
2016 Ratings: #115
August 19, 2016 / Release Date
LP / Format
Mama Bird, Fat Possum, Loose / Label
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Rob_StA
85
Favorite Tracks:
How Quickly Your Heart Mends
Honest Life
83
It's hard to compare Courtney Marie Andrews' voice to anyone else's; there's a bit of Emmylou Harris, a bit of Joni Mitchell, and a bit of the First Aid Kit sisters, but this combination isn't quite like anything I've heard before. Andrews has a beautiful voice, and luckily, she also has the material to back it up on this album. The acoustic arrangements and sweeping melodies perfectly complement her voice, and she's a subtle and skillful songwriter. ORIGINAL SCORE: 78

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80
Courtney Marie Andrews's voice sounds like young Joni Mitchell in early days.
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Year End Lists

#38/American Songwriter
#50/Paste
#56/Rough Trade

Track List

  1. Rookie Dreaming
  2. Not the End
  3. Irene
  4. How Quickly Your Heart Mends
  5. Let the Good One Go
  6. Honest Life
  7. Table for One
  8. Put the Fire Out
  9. 15 Highway Lines
  10. Only in My Mind
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Added on: August 22, 2016