Billy Bragg: Secret Sessions
Monday, March 25, 2013 at 8:59PM

A really nice burst of Billy Bragg on the latest from the always admirable Secret Sessions.

His new album Tooth and Nail seems - on a first few lstens - to build nicely on his earlier Americana-tinged excursions with Wilco on Mermaid Avenue with a set of mellow and essentially personal songs.

I'm looking forward to seeing him in Brighton again in May. Meanwhile, 'Handyman Blues' definitely rings true for me: I'd always opt for songwriting over putting up shelves...

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