Ten exemplary new releases reviewed by music industry veteran Bill Bentley. This month: Dan Auerbach, Selwyn Birchwood, Benjamin Booker, Don Bryant, Dion, Dustbowl Revival, Diana Krall, North Mississippi Allstars, David Olney, and more.
Another stellar year for music, coming in from all sides and never letting up. Highlighting the second half of 2013 are these ten extra-fine albums, along with best song and reissue of the year. Happy listening—and holidays!