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Listening: Margo Price’s “Midwest Farmer’s Daughter”

As a longtime fan of Saturday Night Live!, two aspects of the show are outrunning me, generationally. The first is the humor – the new cast have pinned their hopes on aimless stupidity and uncomfortable irony about race prejudice – and the other is the music. I finally accepted last season that I’m out of the show’s demographic now, and didn’t watch many whole episodes. In a cultural era wherein Kanye West is considered a “genius,” I’ve been consistently disappointed by the musical guests— except for the week they had Margo Price. Price’s debut album, “Midwest Farmer’s… Read more Listening: Margo Price’s “Midwest Farmer’s Daughter”