Servant of Love is an album of recovery and strength rather than anger and despair. It is also about the search for meaning in ourselves and the world around us. Griffin’s singing and her timing are breathtaking; every word, every note matters as she slips naturally from folk to jazz, from blues to ballads.
A press release also notes that it’s the first album of Griffin’s that’s completely rooted in the Americana sound. “It was recorded in Memphis,” Griffin said. “Part of the reason was the chance to get away from what I’d been doing.” The album includes appearances from the North Mississippi Allstars’ guitarist Luther Dickinson and drummer […]