Albums of the week

19th February, 2017

Ryan Adams: Prisoner (Pax AM/Blue Note)

It’s true to say that some musicians are their own worst enemies, but when the self-destruct button triggers great songwriting, perhaps it’s best to sit back and let them get on with it.

A case in point is US songwriter Ryan Adams, who is no stranger to controversy or upset in his own life. His first album of original songs in three...

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