By Alan Brown
Capturing the many flavors of New Orleans fertile music scene over its 11 original cuts, the veteran songwriter and piano player's second solo album proves well worth the five-year wait.
How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir
Dent May: Across the Multiverse
The War on Drugs: A Deeper Understanding
Chantal Akerman’s 'Jeanne Dielman' in Many Ways Strikes One As a Vermeer Painting Come to Life
Consumption, Performance, and 'The Agony of Eros'
Gogol Bordello: Seekers and Finders
Ray Wylie Hubbard: Tell the Devil I'm Gettin' There as Fast as I Can
Pyrrhon: What Passes for Survival
"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.