As we continue our backwards march through this album, we arrive at the fourth cut, the Title Track from 2005′s Return of the Sacred Heart. It is over six and a half minutes of our siren’s sweet voice accompanied by Smillie’s electronic arrangement.
This song and its album garnered rave reviews and esteemed comparisons on the interwebs. Mike Davies of NetRhythms writes “(Emmylou) Harris has been used as a touchstone for reviews, but while the comparisons are justified, I’d offer a couple of other influences too. Leonard Cohen would clearly seem to be in evidence on the magnificent title track…”
We return to her Starbucks live performance to hear this song.