With Something Simple, Brother Trucker's third studio offering for Trailer
Records, the Des Moines-based quartet continues to explore singer/songwriter
Andy Fleming's enviable gift for crystallizing the plights of the underpaid,
the under-loved, the unemployed and the disconnected, elevating those tales
into the realm of near-mythic parables. It isn't slumming and it sure as hell
ain't pandering; it's all done at eye-level and imbued with dignity and respect.
And whether couched in manic, hip-shakin' rockers or...