B+ for Trouble in Mind
Um, how to describe? Dude from Texas with backward name plays country rock? The extra "l" is, presumably, for extra lovin'.
"It's girls like this that keep me tryin' / She goes off like an air raid siren"
— "Bad Liver and a Broken Heart"
What You'll Love
If you've been waiting for Ryan Adams to put Whiskeytown back together, welcome! "She Left Me for Jesus" might get old fast, but for now it's our new favorite song.
What You Won't
A couple of shoulda-been-B-sides sneaked on, but there are still a dozen strong cuts here.