All That Echoes
Despite working with Green Day producer Rob Cavallo, Groban doesn’t exactly rock out. Alas, none of this is as fun as his singing Kanye West‘s tweets on Jimmy Kimmel Live! 
The latest from another popera singer lacks real heat—and gets an automatic deduction for one of the most mismatched duets ever: “Quizás, Quizás, Quizás” with Jennifer Lopez. 
It may still be early in 2013, but this—another finely crafted and calibrated collection from Hank Jr.’s daughter—is sure to go down as one of the year’s best country albums. 
Regions of Light and Sound of God
On his solo debut, the My Morning Jacket frontman takes you into some trippy territory. Close your eyes and let yourself float through these dreamscapes.