A superb EP from the little-known Jeb Loy Nichols. Also: VickiKristinaBarcelona pay tribute to Tom Waits and Kristen Grainger offers a delightful folk/bluegrass album.
A box set focuses on Iggy Pop’s work with David Bowie. Plus, John Craigie, Anthony Garcia, and Lee Gallagher.
Folksinger John McCutcheon delivers songs penned while he was quarantined by COVID-19. Plus reissues from the Staples and new CDs from LeRoux, the Wildmans, and Anthony Geraci.
Rock Hall of Fame inductee Dion returns to the blues. Also, new Americana, bluegrass, and country CDs.
Teddy Thompson comes back strong, plus a gem from Alan Lomax’s archives, new folk and R&B acts, and a film starring Elliott Murphy.
Veteran folkie Steve Forbert delivers a collection of well-chosen covers. Also, early Doc Watson, the Nine Seas’ fine debut, and new music from Scott Ellison and Hawk.