Review: U2’s ‘Horizon’ Hints At Group’s Creative Sunset
2009 / Music

Review: U2’s ‘Horizon’ Hints At Group’s Creative Sunset

For its last two records, U2 set as the group’s primary musical objective to prove that these middle-aged rock legends are still the best band in the world. The group’s new album, “No Line On The Horizon,” finds the Irish combo in a new era and with a far fuzzier purpose. Continue reading

Review: Metallica’s ‘Death’ Flashes Back To Thrash Roots
2008 / Music

Review: Metallica’s ‘Death’ Flashes Back To Thrash Roots

Free at last from the hits-only brainwashing of longtime producer Bob Rock, Metallica has recorded a new album that takes the metal icons back to the days when they were the reigning kings of high-octane thrash. So does this mean that they’ve rediscovered themselves? Or are they simply impersonating themselves? Continue reading