Buddy Miller

Buddy Miller

Universal United House of Prayer finds Buddy Miller’s feet planted firmly in the territory that the roots-country musician staked out over the course of five previous records. Again Buddy effortlessly blends a dozen American styles and idioms, again he evokes the mongrel force that breathed life into America’s best mid-century pop and folk music. Yet his latest disc is also something new. The tip-off comes at once, at the top of the first track, a cover of Mark Heard’s mid-tempo rocker “Worry Too Much.” We hear the rapturous gospel voices of Regina... more