The first time I heard "She Just Wept" by Starsailor, I just froze.
"Daddy I've got nothing left.
My life is good, my love's a mess.
Daddy I've got nothing left.
What can I do that's for the best?"
Not all of this week's playlist is that dark, but it all fits together nonetheless.
By the way - Dirty Martini is a trio of singer/songwriters from here in Portland. And they're phenomenal. Their disk is available here.