It’s that time of year, when no one dare put out a new album two days before Christmas. (OK, there are a handful, but none that I’d actually recommend.) Instead, here’s a shortlist of what to get those hard-to-please music lovers in your life — if you’re a last-minute shopper, anyway.
For the hip-hop and R&B fan:
For the classic country fan:
Lucinda Williams — Little Honey
Jenny Lewis — Acid Tongue
Dolly Parton — Backwoods Barbie
Anne Murray — Duets: Friends & Legends
For the indie-rock fan:
For the pop fanatic:
For the eclectic listener:
Did I miss any suggestions that are sure to please?