Dry lyrical wit, verbal playfulness, and somber epiphanies for the reluctantly mature: they're all part of Michael Metivier's best singer/songwriter albums of the year.
Between the Buried and Me: Coma Ecliptic
'Broadcast Hysteria' Revisits When a Pop Culture Event Went Wildly Viral
Rodney Crowell and Emmylou Harris: The Traveling Kind
Black Widow Earns Her Mark in 'Black Widow #19'
Vince Staples: Summertime '06
'Amy': She Was All About the Music
Kacey Musgraves: Pageant Material
No Joy: More Faithful
"Sugar Hill was made in a world before ordinary shuffling, Romero-type zombies took over the cinema world.