Laura Cantrell

Host of freeform radio station WFMU’s "Radio Thrift Shop," sometime VP at a merchant bank, and owner of one of the purest voices in country, Laura Cantrell’s mix of traditional and modern country has been impressing listeners for several years. The late, great John Peel thought her first album was one of the most perfect records he’d ever heard and in the opinion of many listeners he wasn’t wrong. Laura excels both as a songwriter and as an interpreter of both new and classic country – her Southern roots and mix of traditional and modern approaches, impeccable taste and superb voice make her work accessible to anyone who enjoys country.

Cantrell may also be familiar to fans of geek rock for her guest vocals on the They Might Be Giants song "The Guitar".

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Laura Cantrell Albums

0.0 All The Same To You Laura Cantrell
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0.0 Hello Recording Club CD 1996 Laura Cantrell
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0.0 Hello Recordings Laura Cantrell
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0.0 Humming by the Flowered Vine Laura Cantrell
Released on
June 21, 2005
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0.0 Kitty Wells Dresses: Songs of the Queen of Country Music Laura Cantrell
Released on
May 17, 2011
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0.0 Laura Cantrell Live at Schubas 6/7/03 Laura Cantrell
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0.0 Not The Tremblin’ Kind Laura Cantrell
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0.0 The Hello Recordings Laura Cantrell
Released on
November 30, 2004
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0.0 When The Roses Bloom Again Laura Cantrell
Released on
November 30, 2004
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0.0 [non-album tracks] Laura Cantrell
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      July 28, 2014

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    • maxwell panther “sky like you”
      July 27, 2014

      ive been meaning to listen to maxwell panther’s raw, real and the pure for oh a good 4-5 months now, and i still havent – well not all of it, but most. either way, had some time, wanted to mention it cause so far from what i have heard, i really dig it. i wrote […]

    • souvenir driver “feel the flood”
      July 26, 2014

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