Lynn Marie

All Over It

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Lynnmarie's fourth album shows considerable studio growth and polish. She's managed to refine her unique combination of polka, country, swing, and Tex-Mex to the point where simply classifying her as a polka artist would no longer sufficiently describe her music. Teaming up again with producer/instrumentalist Steve Ivey, Lynnmarie's evolution can be inextricably linked to his studio savvy and keen sense of songwriting. All Over It begins with a county-polka number "Lovin' it Up," featuring Lynnmarie's accordion. "A Polka Day" is a song lent to her by Hal Ketchum in which Ketchum shares lead vocals. "It Starts With a B" is a Western swing ditty loaded with innuendo, and "The Dummy Song" is traditional-sounding Midwestern polka sans the standard polka orchestra. "Enough Is Not Enough" blends Cajun, country, and polka, with fiddler Lionel Cartwright taking center stage away from Lynnmarie and her squeezebox. There are many musical styles conjoined by Lynnmarie's expertise on accordion and delightful vocal delivery. Waltzes, Tex-Mex, and straight-up country round out this album (her best to date) in fine fashion.

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