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Country’s Grammy Girl: Where Was Kacey Musgraves Hiding?

16:50 / January 23, 2014

It will surprise no one who has spent time listening to Kacey Musgraves’ major-label debut album ‘Same Trailer Different Park’ that creative writing was the Grammy nominee’s favorite class in high school. The East Texan turns a spotlight on small-town fatalism, bigotry and unhealthy pessimism with delicate, bubblegum melodies and a sly smile. The 12 songs scratch that itch just between the shoulder blades and lower abdominal muscles — that one you just can't reach with most albums. It's a place an average songwriter is lucky to find once or twice in his or her lifetime.
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