Since there's only room for one indie rock savior at a time, Okkervil River leader Will Sheff currently gets to play Mark Lanegan to Conor Oberst's Kurt Cobain. Sheff's an equally gifted songwriter with moderately similar stylistic sensibilities, but sans Oberst's magazine covers and prominent positioning on Wal-Mart CD racks -- and with none of that cult-of-personality crap and "new voice of a generation" hype, either. Still, it's tough to imagine anything... More >>>