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

A-File Activity
Add Date:2014-01-02 Pull Date:2014-03-06 
Week Ending:Mar 9Mar 2Feb 23Feb 16Feb 9Feb 2Jan 26Jan 19

Recent Airplay
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Pearls, Lay My Burden Down
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Lay My Burden Down
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Lay My Burden Down
5.May 23, 2017:That's Not Bluegrass.
3.Aug 27, 2022:The Iron Skillet
Lay My Burden Down
6.Feb 07, 2017:That's Not Bluegrass.
Glowing Heart

Album Review
Reviewed 2013-12-27 
Aoife O’Donovan
Label: Yep Roc Records
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