Song of the Day #4,271: ‘Women’s Prison’ – Loretta Lynn

This track from Loretta Lynn’s 2004 album Van Lear Rose is an excellent example of what makes that record so great.

Lynn paired with producer Jack White to deliver a collection of songs that expertly blended their styles: his hard-driving blues grunge, and the rootsy authenticity that makes her the matron saint of traditional country music.

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