This currently L.A.-based alt-folk enigma just released a new album called Wit's End that, come Pazz & Jop time, will almost certainly do battle with Bill Callahan's Apocalypse as 2011's most acclaimed interrogation of the sensitive singer/songwriter tradition. Check out McCombs's show tonight to see how well he maintains that poker face onstage. With Jana Hunter.
Thu., May 12, 9 p.m., 2011
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