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Pilgrim Beware


Country of origin:

U.S.

Type of music generally:

Blues Americana/folk/country

Status:

Disbanded; sole release, Shanghaied & Haunted (1999)

See also:

CD Baby's Pilgrim Beware page

Comparisons:

Mazzy Star, Cowboy Junkies

Covers/own material:

Own

General comments:

Pilgrim Beware mostly does a mind of Americana/folky blues with a country touch. Lead singer Jennifer Paul has a sweet, young-ish sounding slightly smokey, slightly wavery voice. (sophiagurley@hotmail.com)

Recommended first album:

Shanghaied & Haunted is their sole known release

Recordings:

Shanghaied & Haunted (1999)

Shanghaied & Haunted

Release info:

1999

Availability:

See CD Baby's Pilgrim Beware page

Ecto priority:

Recommended

Group members:

Jennifer Paul—vocals
Stephen Dorocke—acoustic guitar, mandolin, pedal steel, accordion, mandolin, bouzouki; additional vocals (10)
Brian Doyle—electric guitar, percussion, harmonica, percussion, acoustic guitar
Randy Jezierski—drums
Tom Musick—bass
Bob Melvin—additional vocals (10)

Guest artists:

John Poston—banjo (1, 5), additional vocals (10)
Bob Melvin, Ken Rebholtz—additional vocals (10)

Comments:

Shanghaied & Haunted starts with a delightful bossa nova-flavoured track, "Soap The Ring," but continues mostly in a more bluesy tone. My favourite tracks here are the lively "Soap The Ring" and "Josephina." The more bluesy tracks are good in a Mazzy Star-like way, but not as special to my ears. A promising band and I'm sorry they are no more. (sophiagurley@hotmail.com)

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