Calling all Tanya Tucker lookalikes
Friday, August 28, 2009
– Saguaro Road Records is asking all Tanya Tucker look-alikes to upload their photos and compete to see who best resembles singer. Photos must be uploaded to email@example.com by Sept. 20 along with their name and contact information.
Shortly after, three finalists will be selected. Fans will vote for the grand prize winner, who will be announced in late September. The winner will receive a special autograph from Tucker, a copy of her new CD, "My Turn," a Saguaro Road Records flash drive and will also be showcased on www.saguaroroad.com.
Released June 30, Tucker's album features her rendition of classic country songs that she grew up on.
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It feels a little strange evaluating a live Tanya Tucker album now, as she's an aging country singer that had her first hit with "Delta Dawn" way back in 1972 at the tender age of 13. She's well past 13 now, and with the help of Brandi Carlile and Shooter Jennings (who both produced her 'comeback album,' "While I'm Livin'"), is experiencing a welcome career resurgence. This live album was recorded at The Troubadour, and Tucker jokes that it's ...
It's been 17 years since we've had a new album from Tanya Tucker, so it's a real pleasure to hear her clear throaty vocals deliver these songs with her characteristic raw emotion. Tucker knows how to get into a song and make it her own, and she demonstrates her ability to turn phrases on this set of songs. Every song is a gem, and every song might be describing some aspect of her own life. Brandi Carlile and Shooter Jennings produced the album, and Jennings played piano almost every ...
It took a long time and a lot of spins and even a bit of research to find out what was missing from this new Tanya Tucker album. The project is obviously a heartfelt one and not just designed to cash in on a continuing trend of resurrecting old songs and giving them a new, glossy paint job. Tucker has recorded a dozen songs for this disc that were favorite of her late father Beau.
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