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Blog Post: Crybaby Comes Back

Blog Post: Crybaby Comes Back
One of the best alt-country groups to emerge from the Toronto music scene in the 1990s, Crybaby featured a soulful twang and the sensual ache of Rae Billing's vocals. The band released one brilliant recording, 1996's  Paintings , but sadly broke up before a second album was released. Since then, Billing has made several first-rate solo albums, including  Blue Black Night  and  Walls and Fences , all showcasing her songs of rare honesty and intelligence and what one observer calleld her "gutsy femininity." Now, Billing and Crybaby are back for a series of special 20th anniversary reunion concerts, including a one-night only appearance Dec. 1 at Toronto's Cadillac...
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