Montage Mountain Toyota Pavilion Scranton, Pennsylvania (USA) 18 September 2016
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"Sheryl Crow leaned heavily on her vast array of hits for her appearance, setting "Every Day Is a Winding Road" on fire with wicked slide guitar work and crooning a particularly passionate "Strong Enough." Crow showed off her outlaw side in the form of 2013's "Best of Times," playing ferocious harmonica while her five-piece band roared into a country-tinged jam to end the set in rebellious fashion."
Matt Mattei, Rolling Stone Country magazine
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"For the outlaw and jam crowds, having Sheryl Crow follow CRB was perhaps a curious choice, but it proved to be a mostly popular one, particularly with the larger-than-usual female crowd. Twenty years on from her first two huge records, you forget how many hits Crow had. And she pulled them all out to the cowboy-booted faithful’s delight. Having ex-Black Crowes guitarist Audley Freed handle twin guitar duties with Peter Shroud is a wise choice. When Crow ended her set by endorsing Willie Nelson for president, saying “I think some weed in the White House would fix a lot of our problems” Crow had officially endeared herself. "
Mike Mannon, gratefulweb.com, September 2016
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"Up next on the main stage was the most questionable artist to fit under the “outlaw” category, Sheryl Crow. Yes, the same Sheryl Crow who became part of everyone’s lives in the 1990’s thanks to her barrage of Top 40 hits. Whatever the reason for her inclusion, Crow’s set left many in the crowd raving about the performance. For starters, Crow looks and sounds nearly identical to the way she did when she burst onto the scene. Secondly, her set provided a non-stop assault of hits. People may know one or two Crow songs when you strike up a conversation, but when you start to hear other songs it’s amazing to admit how many songs you recognize. Starting off with one of her most recognizable numbers, “Every Day is a Winding Road,” she launched into an array of hits including “A Change Would Do You Good,” her breakthrough hit “All I Wanna Do,” “My Favorite Mistake,” “Can’t Cry Anymore,” and “Strong Enough.” Her powerhouse band sounded flawless throughout the night including the ending of “If It Makes You Happy,” and the summer anthem, “Soak Up the Sun.”
Ryan O’Malley, livemusicnewsandreview.com, September 2016
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"A Change"; "All I wanna do"; "My Favorite Mistake"; "The difficult kind"; "Soak up the sun with a hula hoop"; "Everyday is a winding road"