By Andrew Blackie
There are no surprises to be had on this Victory Records outfit's sophomore release, but there's a lot to be said for a band with all the right influences who dish them out with their own gusto.
TOKiMONSTA: Lune Rouge
Dave Douglas with the Westerlies and Anwar Marshall: Little Giant Still Life
Truth in Beauty and Beauty in Truth: Graphic Memoir 'Diario de Oaxaca'
Martin Luther's Rise from Small-town Theologian to Bold and Defiant Heretic
Del Sol String Quartet: Dark Queen Mantra
Robert Plant: Carry Fire
The Church: Man Woman Life Death Infinity
T.C. Boyle's 'The Relive Box and Other Stories' Will Leave You Reeling
"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.