Sunday Sun (Toronto)
April 29, 2007

Cowboy Junkies
At The End of Paths Taken
Roots
* * * 1/2

by Darryl Sterdan



"We're still lost," croons Margo Timmins. Hardly. This 10th studio set finds the somnambulant roots foursome right on course - and accenting guitarist Michael Timmins' woozy, languid laments with lush strings, a children's choir, psychedelic flourished and even a searing blast of raw-boned blues-rock. Paths may be mostly familiar, but the trip is well worth taking.

Download: Cutting Board Blues, My Little Basquiat.

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