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Treasure of Love

The Flatlanders

Treasure of Love

First album in 12 years for the Texas trio of Joe Ely, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, and Butch Hancock

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  1. 8.0 |   American Songwriter

    With Treasure of Love, The Flatlanders’ reverence for their roots stays true to its title
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  2. 8.0 |   PopMatters

    The Flatlanders end the album with “Sitting on Top of the World” and therefore go out in a blaze of glory. But as electric guitars and screaming voices drop out, the music continues to ring on in one’s head as the album insists upon being replayed
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  3. 8.0 |   Uncut

    The Flatlanders exude joy here. Print edition only

  4. 8.0 |   Mojo

    The musicianship's great, Lloyd Maines' production's gorgeous and there's a slew of highlights. Print edition only

  5. 7.5 |   Under The Radar

    Though Gilmore was the primary vocalist in the band’s earlier days, their modus operandi of late is to take turns on lead vocals, and each has their distinctive voice that remains ever recognizable
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  6. 7.0 |   All Music

    Treasure of Love isn't a pathbreaking masterpiece for the Flatlanders, but that's not the sort of album they were likely to make at this point in their lives. Instead, it's an affirmation of their friendship and their love of music, and if you've ever cared about any or all of the group members, this will make you very happy
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