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In Feast or Fallow Gives Modern Voice to Hymns

  • Andrew Greer CCMmagazine.com
  • 2010 7 Jul
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<i>In Feast or Fallow</i> Gives Modern Voice to Hymns

Artist:  Sandra McCracken

Title:  In Feast or Fallow

Label:  Towhee Records

Understanding the church's hunger for classic liturgy, singer/songwriter Sandra McCracken compiles her second hymns recording, delicately refashioning historic, sacred songs by replacing their antiquated musical contexts with a modern voice. Sways of acoustic guitars, swelling mellotrons and timely strings provide hallowed space for McCracken. And though a 15-track set list is a bit cumbersome, McCracken's charming creative drive and definitive folk demeanor overrides the potential overload to create a completely inspired final product.

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**This review first published on July 20, 2010.