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Dennis Coulson

  • Dennis Coulson [Elektra, 1973] B-

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Dennis Coulson [Elektra, 1973]
Coulson exploits that natural catch in his voice, a hint of vibrato that walks the line between yearning and good cheer, to bridge his Scottish loyalties and his American stylistic referents--this is genuinely mid-Atlantic singing. But if you want to be an interpreter you'd better find interpretees who give you more to say than Gallagher & Lyle. High point: "Job on the Tyne," which he cocomposed. Hope he keeps trying. B-