Reviews Archive

8 Mar 2009

Album Review: No Line on the Horizon, U2

I have a love/hate relationship with U2. They could do no wrong in my mind during the 1980s, with such classics as War, The Unforgettable Fire and The Joshua Tree. And it was easy to like them
19 Jan 2009

New U2 Single Out; WTF?

So I just listened to the new single from U2, called “Get On Your Boots.” It’s from their upcoming album, No Line on the Horizon.¬†And it’s, um, different. I have stopped trying to build up expectations for
23 Nov 2008

The Perfect Pop Song: That Thing You Do!

In his song “You Never Even Call Me By My Name,” David Allan Coe sings about how his friend claimed to have written the perfect country western song. Coe disagreed, saying that his friend hadn’t mentioned “mama,