MP3 At 3PM: Jesse Payne

This year, November arrived with freezing temperatures and rainy days, forcing us to reluctantly break out our winter coats and dread having to brave the elements. However, as of tomorrow, we’ll have Birmingham, Ala., native Jesse Payne’s new album to keep us warm while winter slowly creeps in. The aptly titled Nesting (Capture Music Inc.) is as comforting as cup of hot tea and wraps you in blankets of hazy, finger-picked electric guitars and down-to-earth vocals, as you’ll hear on “Scripting Carolina,” which premieres today on

“Scripting Carolina” (download):