staff writer and musical raconteur Jim Walsh
has recently launched The Walsh Files
, a weekly mix of 20 must-have tunes that will finally make your life worth living. Week One's roster includes tracks by Eels, Wolf Parade, R.E.M., Precious Bryant and Broken Social Scene. Walsh will offer a little commentary about each number, and school you on the local release of the week. Check out the site
, and offer up your own opinions in the Comments section.