Artists chart new territory with releases

Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue — that combination has worked for ages for weddings, so why shouldn’t it work for music? In many ways, the most creative artists marry concepts to create a harmonious union of an old sound with a new style. This notion of charting new territory was reinforced last […]

My Morning Jacket’s new album won’t win any fans

In the three years since releasing the divisive album Evil Urges, My Morning Jacket’s future seemed uncertain. Jim James, lead singer, songwriter, guitarist and one of only two members who has been on every album, has kept busy in the group’s downtime, embarking on a series of side projects including a solo EP (under the […]