Though not as strong as Whisper Tames the Lion
, Mystery Road
keeps Drivin' n' Cryin'
in search of the best way to fuse their harder rock leanings with their traditional Southern roots, as they vacillate from the crunch of "You Don't Know Me" to the wistful "Peacemaker." Peter Buck
guests on electric dulcimer throughout. However, in the end, this is the least memorable record in the Drivin' n' Cryin'