"Cradle of Secrets" is a real treat. Marilyn rocks with a nice country flavour!
“Cradle of Secrets Review: Smith has made a fine album in which listeners can make a sport of detecting her influences. The opener "You just know" could be a distaff Tom Petty, while "Can't Get You Out of My Mind" nicks The Beatles' guitar figure for "I Feel Fine" (or "Eight Days a Week", pardon my confusion). Impeccable sources, anyway, and producer John Ellis has helped her fashion an earthy roots-rock with dashes of Hammond organ, banjo and steel guitar... ”