ALABAMA SHAKES

"DON'T WANNA FIGHT"

Ato records

Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard makes raw pain feel sensual, and "Don't Wanna Fight" is their ­sauciest ­offering yet. "Why can't I catch my breath? I'm gonna work myself to death," she bellows over reverbed guitar, ­which evokes dusty, Daptone-school retro-funk rather than the band's usual Dixie rock. 

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