My Morning Jacket has
evolved rapidly since the psychedelic Southern rock of their early
albums, pushing themselves in more grandiose, experimental directions
for 2005’s tight, masterful Z and 2008’s all-over-the-place Evil Urges,
an album that divided critics but certainly didn’t slow their rise. In
concert, the band is more of a traditional, Southern-flavored jam
guitar band than their studio-crafted albums let on, playing sets that...