KMAG YOYO (& other American stories)
On his latest (whose title is military slang standing for Kiss My Ass Guys, You're on Your Own), this Texas singer-songwriter covers gritty alt-country territory.
Disney Jazz Vol. 1: Everybody Wants to Be a Cat
A bevy of cool jazz cats-and catwomen like Dianne Reeves-show Mickey Mouse how to get his groove on. Indeed, it's a small world, after all.
The first band signed to David Letterman's production company, this pop-rock quintet is a cross between Fall Out Boy and the JoBros, but they're not as good as either.
Signed to M.I.A.'s label, this deejay-producer steps out as an artist on this electronica EP. Cuts like "Oh My Darlin' " show promise but fall short of the heavens.