This new film about Oasis’s glory years is rousing, heart-rending and really f**king funny
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[B]'Every Morning'[/B], and its Identikit predecessor [B]'Fly'[/B] are improvements on their usual blandness but, by comparison, they make [B]The Offspring[/B] seem like the cutting edge of the cou
Not that you'd know they ever had anything to do with punk from tonight's performance. An awful sense of cabaret has descended on London and its cheerleader is all-round berk, singer Mark McGrath. He dances the funky chicken, drags witless imbeciles onstage to rap, and namechecks Arsenal just to prove what a fantastic understanding he has of British culture.
The band, meanwhile, offer a smorgasbord of punk, rap and metal so chaste that they coat these potentially incendiary genres in the fetid stench of AOR.
True, the aforementioned 'Every Morning', and its Identikit predecessor 'Fly' are improvements on their usual blandness but, by comparison, they make The Offspring seem like the cutting edge of the counterculture.
As bastard luck would have it, they're going to be massive. Now that's something worth screaming about.
Delving into the murk and noise of their past, the Boston veterans’ second post-reunion album is a superlative indie rock collection
Two kings of the indie dancefloor unite for a warm, timeless take on 20th century pop and rock
This unruly second album delivers a sucker punch to anyone who had the Kent duo down as a novelty act
Justin Vernon’s third Bon Iver album is a weird and wonderful thing