Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5
Luther Dickinson of the North Mississippi Allstars and Black Crowes is one of the most respected and in-demand musicians around. His latest solo release — “Hambone's Meditations” — proves there are still interesting things to do within the world of guitar-based composition.
The instrumental “Hambone’s Meditations” avoids NMA and Black Crowes territory, yet this collection of original and rearranged traditional material is an extension of his best known work. At a time when anything with an acoustic guitar is tagged as “roots or Americana,” “Hambone’s Meditations” turns those tired definitions on their head...Read the full review