The songs on M.C. Taylor's fourth album as Hiss Golden Messenger pose questions about spiritual doubt rather than offer the easy reassurances familiar to rousing, populist folk rock. He draws from traditional Piedmont music as well as AM Gold country, jazz, rock, and pop.
2.Sufferer (Love My Conqueror)
3.I've Got a Name for the Newborn Child
4.Hat of Rain
6.The Serpent Is Kind (Compared to Man)
7.Sweet as John Hurt
9.Hark Maker (Glory Rag)
11.What Shall Be (Shall Be Enough)