“Constructed as an aural travelog through the great rock & roll cities of America — a journey that was documented on an accompanying HBO mini-series of the same name — Sonic Highways picks up the thread left dangling from Sound City: Real to Reel; it celebrates not the coiled fury of underground rock exploding into [...]
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“For years, the easy point of comparison for Muse and their brand of driving rock was Radiohead, but as the trio has grown, it became clearer and clearer that the sound they were really striving for was something akin to the pure spectacle of Queen….[T]he enormity of their sound is best captured in the live [...]
“DAUGHTRY has never allowed DAUGHTRY to be silly before this record. This relative lightness makes a big difference — it also helps that the music itself is relatively nimble — and, ultimately, this turns Baptized into the best album he or his band has made. He’s updated his sound just enough to stay relevant but, [...]