The Modern Folk

the sweet maries - s/t

chicago's the sweet maries are an accomplished folk band that keep the beguiling harmonies of singers amy shoemaker and susie lofton up in the front, backed string-band production that features some acrobatic mandolin playing. there is a mix of pop drama and polish and old time folk vibes. their self titled album includes an interesting take on the traditional tune 'black is the color of my true love's hair'
 

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http://www.themodernfolk.net/2014/07/the-sweet-maries-st.html