O'donovan, Aoife / Fossils
Album: Fossils   Collection:General
Artist:O'donovan, Aoife   Added:Jun 2013
Label:Yep Roc Records  

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Add Date: 2014-01-02 Pull Date: 2014-03-06
Week Ending: Mar 9 Mar 2 Feb 23 Feb 16 Feb 9 Feb 2 Jan 26 Jan 19
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Recent Airplay
1. Nov 25, 2023: The Iron Skillet
Lay My Burden Down
4. Aug 27, 2022: The Iron Skillet
Lay My Burden Down
2. Oct 07, 2022: Traditions - Hardly Strictly a Recap
Pearls, Lay My Burden Down
5. Dec 08, 2018: The Iron Skillet
Lay My Burden Down
3. Oct 01, 2022: The Iron Skillet
Lay My Burden Down
6. May 23, 2017: That's Not Bluegrass.
Pearls

Album Review
Joseph
Reviewed 2013-12-27
Aoife O’Donovan
“Fossils”
Label: Yep Roc Records
Joseph
Reviewed 12/26/13

Excellent debut solo release from lead singer of the progressive string band
Crooked Still. All of the tracks are quite fine. Blend of folk, country, and some
light rock.

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1 – (3:36) Lay My Burden Down* Up-tempo rendition of O’Donovan original.
2 – (3:16) Briar Rose* Slow, spare ballad, very nice.
3 – (3:52) Thursday’s Child* Mid-up-tempo folk rocker, really good.
4 – (3:20) Red & White & Blue & Gold* Slow love ballad, pretty pedal steel.
5 – (4:22) Beekeeper* Mid, rocker, forceful, slashing electric guitars.
6 – (3:28) Fire Engine* Up-tempo country rock, danceable.
7 – (4:05) Pearls* Mid-up-tempo, pretty images, lovely vocals.
8 – (5:20) Glowing Heart* Moody & reflective love song.
9 – (3:45) I’m Alone* Softer love ballad but still forceful, very pretty.
10 – (4:17) Oh, Mama* Slow, smoldering anthem.

Track Listing
1. Lay My Burden Down   6. Fire Engine
2. Briar Rose   7. Pearls
3. Thursday's Child   8. Glowing Heart
4. Red & White & Blue & Gold   9. I'm Alone
5. Beekeeper   10. Oh Mama