Mad Season By Matchbox 20
...13 wholesome, MTV-friendly, radio-friendly, inoffensive, parental-approved unit-shifters...More on
'Mad Season...' is, by their own admission, [a]Matchbox 20[/a]'s 'road album' - having spent almost two years touring since the release of their 14-million-selling debut 'Yourself Or Someone Like You'.
And it shows. Musically this is the sound of middle America at its most ugly and nauseating - 13 wholesome, MTV-friendly, radio-friendly, inoffensive, parental-approved unit-shifters thrown together in one uninspiring, but perfectly produced package. Like their debut then, just more... mature.
[a]Matchbox 20[/a] need to concede to the fact that there's no place in the UK for this kind of generic music-making. To be in the middle of the road is one thing. To be plodding along in concrete shoes is quite another.
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