Freedom and Weep (Bloodshot Records)
At long last, Edith Frost is done chilling out.
Bad Luck City (Self-released)
In the World of Him (Touch and Go)
When TV on the Radio is broadcasting, don't touch that dial.
Ira Glass tapes in Denver
Kelly Hogan takes great songs by great artists and makes them her own.
The downfall of Napster is wussifying the Web.
Beneath the Country Underdog
Backbeat contributors offer up their favorite recordings of 1999.
Two-steppin' through a slew of recent country releases.
Edith Frost creates music that fits the season perfectly.
Gifted singer-songwriter Rebecca Gates says the Spinanes are both singular and plural.