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Brandy Clark Big Day In A Small Town

January 15, 20167 min
What a year it’s been for Washington - born and bred singer - songwriter Brandy Clark. N amed Music Row Magazine 's 2014 Breakthrough Artist of the Year , Clark signed to Warner Bros. Records in 2014 after her debut album 12 Stories was released by Texas indie label Slate Creek Records to widespread critical acclaim in October 2013 . It was named the best album of 2013 by New York Magazine (which called her “ a brisk, vivid, witty storyteller ”), NPR , The New York Post , and The Boston Globe , whose critic wrote that “i n a bountiful year for female country singer - songwriters, Clark was at the head of the class, mining deep veins and yielding lyrical insights from the smallest moments in life that bind us together . ” 12 Stories also appeared on year - end best - of lists in Rolling Stone , The New Yorker , and The Los Angeles Times . The latter called it “ the country debut of the year, ” which indeed it was. In the fall, Clark was nominated for two CMA Awards, for New Artist of th

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