The Beauty Shop – A Desperate Cry For Help (CD Review)

The Beauty Shop (aka John Hoeffleur) play a noirish Americana that has a jauntiness in the tune that acts to cover the sometimes darker lyrics. The contrast works well and the songs here have attitude and catchiness a plenty.

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While they are already a couple of albums old in their native Illinois the UK is given a chance to catch up with the compilation album ‘Yard Sale’ which is due out early next year. The band return to the UK for 3 shows in mid November, namely…

    8th – 12 Bar Club
    13th – Barfly
    15th – Health And Happiness at The Social.

Label : Snapper

Release Date : 31 October 2005

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  • A Desperate Cry For Help
  • Somewhere
  • Breaking The Law

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