Not really. That’s totally a wig. But in the clip for “How Come You Never Go There,” an ambling high point from Ms. Leslie Feist’s most recent long-player, Metals, the Canadian songstress lets her lengthy black mane luxuriate in a swirl of wind, moss and ferns.
Halfway through Ruban Nielson’s explorative third LP, Multi-Love, the bipolar “Extreme Wealth and Casual Cruelty” fractures momentarily into reverberating shards, creaking like a bridge collapsing as a murky guitar yowls in the background. Coming so soon after a silky smooth, Steely Dan-referencing guitar solo courtesy of his equally musical father Chris Nielson, it’s a tonally… More »