Our music writers pick the year’s national bests.
Ten discs that are worthy of your money and your close attention.
Jim White Presents: Searching for the Wrong-Eyed Jesus (Luaka Bop)
Backbeat writers sound off on a few of their favorite musical things from 2002.
A guide to new holiday discs, from surprise presents to Tannen-bombs.
Four years after his baptism by fire, mystical troubadour Jim White returns with a batch of sacrificial “hick-hop.”
Just in time, Chris Daniels and the Kings remove themselves from the K-Tel Records court.
Johnny Dowd, Dublin to Dakar, Afro-Celt Sound System, Andrea Bocelli, The Beautiful South