In my universe Drive-by Truckers are the current Kings of Rock and Roll. Very diminished royalty, I know — but still not nuthin’.
And I agree about the new Handsome Family. Wanted to like it more than I did. Even so, a keeper of course. “Gold” is indeed a standout.
No more comments section from Nosey Noisy is a slimy shame. If you include all the Expert Witness audience-response sessions, the apocryphal goddamned end of an era.