Sammy Kershaw

Feelin' Good Train

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"National Working Woman's Holiday" was a perfect example of Sammy Kershaw's strengths and weaknesses: few people, if any, had sung about the psychological toll the economic reality of the two-income family took on Southern men whose mothers had probably stayed at home to raise them. He still sounds too much like George Jones to be a great singer (just try to tell the two apart on the duet "Never Bit a Bullet Like This" -- just try), but he gets in a couple of strong ballads with "If You Every Come This Way Again" and "Southbound." Feelin' Good Train also contains a cover of the Amazing Rhythm Aces' 1975 hit "Third Rate Romance."

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