Album Review of
This World is Not Your Friend

Written by Duane Verh
January 20, 2015 - 12:00am EST
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Singer/guitarist Danny Brooks proves himself as much a versatile soul song-crafter as he does a sturdy blues growler and soul shouter.  The Texas-based Canadian transplant here serves up much variation within the ballads-to-blues spectrum, delivered in stripped-down duets with vocalist/percussionist partner Lil Miss Debi.  In addition to the title track, “All God’s Children” and the decidedly cover-worthy “Sad Song” stand out.