“If Kitty Wells made ‘Rubber Soul’ it would sound like Laura Cantrell.”
— Elvis Costello in WORD magazine (U.K.)
“My favourite record of the last ten years and possibly my life is an LP by a New York woman born in Nashville called Laura Cantrell. It’s country, and I don’t know why I like it, but it has the same sort of effect on me as Roy Orbison had in the ‘60s.”
— John Peel, BBC Radio 1
In Their Own Write: Adventures in Music Journalism
(Sanctuary Publishing, 2001)
On stage, on record and on the radio, Laura Cantrell has made...