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On new Prospect Hill CD - Dom Flemons is performer, storyteller and historian / Nashville Scene review

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It takes five, maybe six, seconds of listening to Dom Flemons' - Prospect Hill to realize that it's not like other folk records. By 10 or 15 seconds, you're not even worried about those other records, because frankly, you are having too much fun. And by 20 or 30 seconds, you'll have completely forgotten that folk music has fallen into a self-serious rut, and dispensed with the idea that folk music has to be dire to be "authentic." Once Flemons calls out the fiddle solo on the second song "Polly Put the Kettle On," there's no turning back - good vibes abound, and you're in full-on party mode. READ THE FULL Nashville Scene REVIEW