Cowboy Junkies: Celebrating a great achievement

Margo Timmins of Cowboy Junkies

Margo Timmins of Cowboy Junkies

I heard The Trinity Session for the first time in college.

Margo Timmins has one of the most truly haunting voices ever. And this album, released in 1989, enveloped it into a warm country sound that the band fell in love with when they toured.

This year, the band released Trinity Revisited, a 20th anniversary celebration of their achievement — featuring such luminaries as Ryan Adams and Natalie Merchant.

Cowboy Junkies will be bringing their wonderful sound to the Lyric Theatre in Stuart. And while their whole career will be on display, the special feeling of The Trinity Session will likely be at the center.

From that album, my personal favorite song — “Misguided Angel”:

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