Out of the Box CD of the Week with Paul Shugrue The CD of the Week from Out of the Box with Paul Shugrue.
September 17, 2018 Alejandro Escovedo
"The Crossing" is about the Mexican/American border and the drama that unfolds there daily.
September 17, 2018 •
September 10, 2018 Paul McCartney
Considering that he is now 76 years old, "Egypt Station" his first album in five years should be savored. That it happens to be his best collection of songs in decades is just icing on the cake.
September 10, 2018 •
September 3, 2018 Passenger
"Runaway" not only lives up to this British artist's name but reveals his love of America with it's theme of traveling cross-country. It's one of the great road trip albums ever recorded.
September 3, 2018 •
August 27, 2018 Devotchka
"This Night Falls Forever" is dripping in bittersweet romanticism with dramatic flourishes that are spine-tingling.
August 27, 2018 •
August 20, 2018 Death Cab For Cutie
The band has been so good for so long and on their ninth album "Thank You For Today" they continue that string of excellence.
August 20, 2018 •
August 14, 2018 Dawn Landes
Over her fifteen year career, she has been known for bridging different styles but on "Meet me at the river" she dedicates all her songs to the classic country formula.
August 14, 2018 •
July 24, 2018 Wes Charlton
A native of Virginia's northern neck, Charlton has lived a lot of life and his new album "Morning Stars" draws on those experiences with dense guitar work, driving rhythms and earnest vocals.
July 24, 2018 •
July 16, 2018 Eliza Gilkyson
"Secularia" is her twentieth album and amid contributions from different members of her family she sings of spirituality. The songs praise the mystery and wonder of the world.
July 16, 2018 •
July 9, 2018 Rory Block
The acoustic blues great's last seven releases have been tribute albums to some of the greatest old-time bluesmen, now she's starting on the women. "A Woman's Soul: A Tribute to Bessie Smith" is the first of a series she will dedicate to the women of the blues.
July 9, 2018 •
July 2, 2018 Jim James
The third solo album from the leader of My Morning Jacket has a title that perfectly describes it. "Uniform Distortion" is a collection of guitar ready rockers about the digital age and it's darker side.
July 2, 2018 •
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