Former Emeralds guitarist Mark McGuire embarked upon a journey of self-actualization involving an architectonic tapestry of droning, looping, and layered sounds. Like a less-affected Joanna Newsom, Marissa Nadler uncovers the epic in the personal, with an occasional country twist. And "Delicate" Steve Marion translates the felicities of West African guitar pop into an inventive instrumental hodgepodge. Nothing overly heavy to ponder, unless you've got a problem with... More >>>