|Junkies in defiant mode|
Cowboy Junkies have recently released and are releasing new albums. You can stream "Demons" on their website ("Flirted With You All My Life" is excellent) and if you sign up for their mailing list, you can get that song and a few others free.
Cowboy Junkies' page on NPR
Videos ("Sweet Jane" is one of my favorites)
Then soon after I discovered Mazzy Star, and the top blew open for me.