At this point in his career, Peter Frampton could have tossed out a second instrumental album and won another Grammy. Thankfully, this time out, he played his heart in addition to his axe, creating what could be the best album of his career.
Mary Gauthier's nakedly autobiographical song cycle is, inevitably, called "The Foundling." We've made a phone date because she wants to talk about it. I ask myself (just as you would): What's in this for me?