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Williams, Amanda Jo / Bear Eats Me, The
Album:Bear Eats Me, The Collection:General
Artist:Williams, Amanda Jo Added:05/2012
Label:Neurotic Yell Records 

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Add Date:2012-07-15 Pull Date:2012-09-16 
Week Ending:9 Sep2 Sep26 Aug19 Aug5 Aug29 Jul22 Jul

 Recent Airplay
1.Nov 07, 2014:Time Traveler
The Bear Eats Me
4.May 23, 2014:The Songsmith Show
Light On
2.Sep 26, 2014:The Songsmith Show Finale
The Bear Eats Me
5.Jan 17, 2014:The Songsmith Show
Get It On Up
3.Aug 22, 2014:The Songsmith Show
Up The Mountain Going
6.Oct 10, 2013:The Songsmith Show
Get It On Up

Album Review
MC Dizzy Jackson
Reviewed 2012-07-12 
Georgia native with her fourth release. Williams has a very unique voice - maybe a mix of Jolie Holland and Sallie Ford. It’s very magnetic, playful and wise. The sound is a bizarrely skewed amalgam of country, indie, folk, ???. This is the kind of weird stuff KZSU should be proud of having. All songs worth a play. No FCC’s.

*My Favorites*: 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11, 12, 14.

1. *(3:11) Mid. Playful vibe, guitar, percussion, gets fuller later on.
2. (2:08) Mid. Reverby, plodding beat, cool vocal delivery.
3. *(2:26) Mid. Country flair w/ banjo, guitar, back vocals.
4. (3:39) Mid. Spacey effects, easy-going beat, really trippy.
5. *(4:35) Mid. Hypnotic guitar effects, playful, back vocals, upbeat.
6. *(2:44) Mid. Title track. Spaghetti western vibe, bass, funny lyric.
7. (1:52) Slow. Echoey vocal, elec guitar w/ effects. Spacey.
8. *(3:15) Mid. Upbeat, country/rockabilly w/ reverb guitar. Weird.
9. *(2:35) Mid. Shaker, plodding beat, catchy guitar, playful mood.
10. (1:47) Slow / Mid. Mellow vibe w/ slowly strummed acoustic guitar and moody atmospheric elec guitar.
11. *(2:15) Mid. Bizarre w/ shaker, elec guitar, great vocal delivery.
12. *(2:27) Mid. Upbeat and fun, shaker, handclaps, harmonizing.
13. (2:43) Mid. Take off of ‘Little Drummer Boy’. Echoey guitar, perc.
14. *(7:45) Slow / Mid. Spaghetti western vibe, plodding beat, shaker, guitar on acid. Alternates between slow and faster phrases. Killer.

Track Listing
1.Light On 8.Up The Mountain Going
2.Morning Thunder 9.Get It On Up
3.Keep The Animals 10.Waiting For You
4.Soul In Songs 11.Hello Good Morning
5.Nickel On My Back 12.Country Girl
6.The Bear Eats Me 13.Come Or Go
7.Sunlight 14.Sick And Dying