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Album Review

An epic offering that is quite telling

February 22, 2010

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Much like a riveting movie keeps you in your seat, you’ll want to pay close attention to Joanna Newsom’s astonishing new album for fear of missing too much of the plot. Well, “plot’’ is an awfully strong word when it comes to Newsom, the elfin indie-folk enigma whose quixotic songs often favor the power of abstraction over obvious storytelling. (Full article: 264 words)

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