10 Best Country and Americana Songs of the Week: Brent Cobb, Sarah Shook and More

Cobb's royal "King of Alabama," Shook's kiss-off "Good as Gold" and more songs to hear now

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I'm With Her, "Game to Lose"

Acoustic-music supergroup I'm With Her (Sara Watkins, Aoife O'Donovan and Sarah Jarosz) weigh risk and reward in "Game to Lose," from their newly released debut LP See You Around, advising an evasive lover or a detractor to never rule them out. "I'm on the ropes, but I got something you can't see," they sing, between urgent verse sections of mandolin and fiddle that morph into taut, jagged choruses of power chords and the central question: "How much longer is it gonna be before I get where I'm going, get what I need?" There's no way to know for sure, but it doesn't sound like they're tapping out anytime soon. J.F.

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