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Miranda Lambert


Eighth studio album from the Texan Grammy Award-winning country artist includes a guest appearance from The B-52's

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  1. 9.0 |   All Music

    The different sounds and scenes add up to a rich, complex album, one where Lambert finds the perfect blend of the writerly The Weight of These Wings and the breeziness of Wildcard
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  2. 8.1 |   Paste Magazine

    The country singer/songwriter’s ninth album spills over with stories and sounds
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  3. 8.0 |   Rolling Stone

    The eighth album from country music’s most ambitious artist is full of welcome departures
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  4. 8.0 |   PopMatters

    Miranda Lambert’s Palomino is a damn fine record with 15 tales of love and the American Dream in her trademark powerful, declarative yet tender voice.
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  5. 8.0 |   Albumism

    Although I personally would love to see her return to long-term producer Frank Liddell just one more time, when I’m not in the mood for Palomino, there are a dozen era-defining albums of hers I can reach back to
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  6. 7.6 |   Pitchfork

    The country icon’s latest is a loose concept album about the American road, a scattershot travelogue that houses some of her best-ever songwriting
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  7. 7.0 |   Uncut

    Palomino is upbeat, glossy country, tending somewhat towards the generic, but redeemed (as usual) by the rich twang in Lambert’s voice and the waspish humour which frequently enlivens her lyrics. Print edition only

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