Rickie Lee Jones sounds less like a Hipster Chick and more like an Earth Mother whose experience has brought her plenty of wisdom on Balm in Gilead, and that's clearly just the way she wants it; Jones ' faith in her own creative judgment is well-founded, and this is a work whose modest scale belies its emotional strength.
Rickie Lee Jones is a singer songwriter whose style leans on jazz and pop/R&B timing and personification. Jones settled in LA at the age of nineteen, doing the classic waiting tables stuff until she landed a recording contract with Warners. Her self-titled debut album in .
"An American original, Rickie Lee Jones has that rare ability to transfix the listener with her intensely personal songs while fearlessly blazing a trail through the worlds of folk, rock and pop. Her latest studio effort, Balm in Gilead is one of her most accessible recordings in years, yet it still showcases her innate sense of musical adventure Genius.".
Balm in Gilead. buy album. Rickie Lee Jones. Label: Concord Music Group Released: Views: 4, Track Listing. Wild Girl; Old Enough; Remember Me; The Moon Is Made Of Gold; His Jeweled Floor; Eucalyptus Trail; The Blue Ghazel; The Gospel of .