Brooklyn N.Y.'s Floating Compass debuts its chorale-folk vision with the aptly named "Travel" -- featuring members of Camera Obscura, Los Campesinos!, Freelance Whales, Efterklang and Princeton -- a journey through yesteryears of weeping willows, mountains and banjos.
4 a.m. is the time for that defining phone call: the phone call that you can only make to a true friend. That phone call that is about something inside of you that has died, or that has come to life. That call you make when you feel you have driven off someone you love, or have been driven off. Or when you need to make bail.
Among the legends of bluegrass, there are few living with accomplishments that equal Dr. Ralph Stanley.