By John Bergstrom
The latest annual compilation from the Kompakt label offers a couple new, yet familiar, wrinkles.
Animation: It's Not Just for Children, Anymore
Jamestown Revival: The Education of a Wandering Man
'Wayward Heroes' and Cold War Iceland
Sankt Otten + N: Männerfreundschaften und Metaphysik
'Becoming Unbecoming' and the Toll Extracted From Survivors
Hiss Golden Messenger: Heart Like a Levee
Big Star: Complete Third
David Bromberg Band: The Blues, the Whole Blues and Nothing But the Blues
"By playing The Deed, we find ourselves in the uncomfortable position of inhabiting the mind of a murderer.