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Chicago Tribune names 
Suzanne McDermott one of top 50 folkies of the last 50 years.

"Sentiments so strong that they're scary. These are songs that make you think." 
-Marvin Minsky

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"McDermott possesses one of the most assured and mellifluous female voices on the contemporary folk scene. She’s also penned some of the most remarkable songs of the past 50 years, ranks in the first echelon of songwriters and is not timid about infusing her poetry with strong messages."
-Sing Out!









The Glory
2002
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"The Genuine Article!" -Tom Paxton

"A beautiful voice - on and off the page." -Ellen Gilchrist










Out Under the Sky
Christmas Carols, 1999
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"The joys of the Christmas season are even MORE joyous now that I've added "Out Under the Sky" to my collection! The great old Christmas hymns and songs have never sounded more alive and full of emotion as they do here! Suzanne can interpret a lyric like no one else!" - Steve Mann








Ephemera
1998/2000
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“McDermott has a soulful and beautiful voice. Her songs have a strong spiritual intensity and an honesty. Compelling. " -Dirty Linen





Original Roswell Incident EP
1997
Limited EP No longer available
Song available on Ephemera (see above)

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Los Angeles Times recommends Suzanne McDermott's song The Roswell Incident in
The Daily Mirror: Flying Saucers Over L.A.


"I LOVE the Roswell song! I LOVE it!" -Cheryl Wheeler








Souvenir
1994
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"Her song writing is soulful, poetic, spiritual, and demands the full attention and interaction of the listener." -Jack Sutton, Harmony Ridge Music










a song for Virginia, 2005
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