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.
These videos all feature artists who deserve to be household names but are relatively unknown.
His 39th long player will include “Murder Most Foul” and nine other tracks.
A garage rock outfit resurfaces after half a century. Also: a contender for best-of-2020 lists and two more noteworthy new CDs.
Lucinda Williams limns dark days on her latest release. Also: Mark Olson & Ingunn Ringvold, and an anthology from Alan Lomax’s archives.