RT Sound Recording DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 231635338 LA English T1 Life, death, love and freedom A1 Mellencamp, John,, PB Hear Music PP Beverly Hills, CA YR 2008 AB Produced by himself and T Bone Burnett, Mellencamp has described his release as a collection of 'modern electric folk songs' with the first single, My Sweet Love. "**** Out of five...a set of textured, atmospheric folk and country blues that adds up to one of the most compelling albums of Mellencamp's career."--Rolling Stone. "His voice is gruff and weary, with a craggy matter-of-factness replacing his old swagger."--New York Times. "Though he may be contemplating mortality, Mellencamp, with his weathered snarl, still sounds remarkably alive."--Entertainment Weekly.