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On Saltbreakers – Veirs was originally a geologist by trade – she maintains the momentum of her last effort. But this is a more polished and fuller sounding album.

Rating: 8 ½ / 10

Mark Keane, 02 Mar 2007

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Rating: 8 ½ / 10
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