July 6, 2011 10:15 PM

Singer-songwriter Dave Alvin tackles the big subjects on new album, ‘Eleven Eleven’

For his 11th solo album, Dave Alvin — who performs Saturday night at the Folly Theater — has rolled a winner with “Eleven Eleven,” which contains 11 songs that are about the 11 things that he cares most about: “life, love, death, loss, money, justice, labor, faith, doubt, family and friendship. The usual stuff.”

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