What a pleasant surprise!!!
Sunday, December 31, 2023
I had originally purchased this album to cover the amount needed to receive free shipping on an order. Turned out to be my most pleasant surprise purchases of the year. Americana/country/bluegrass with an old school vibe but there is also other influences present in some songs. The recording/ mastering is great, sound stage, separation and her voice is presented beautifully!!! A little surface noise but a good cleaning took care of most of it. Five stars!!!
****Update**** more than a year later and I must say, in the pound for pound enjoyment factor, this may very well be my favorite album released in the last 10 years… maybe 20 ??… I have since bought a couple of the colored variants and autographed copies and have seen Sierra live… absolutely stunning!!! As a connoisseur of what are often considered audiophile pressings mastered by our contemporary mastering geniuses, I am even more so impressed by what is accomplished here! From the qual