By far the biggest new release today is U2′s 12th studio album, “No Line On The Horizon.”
I’ve been enjoying this album for a couple weeks now and am surprisingly impressed with it, which is noteworthy since I haven’t liked much of their stuff since the “Joshua Tree” days. And apparently I’m not the only one enjoying the album: Rolling Stone gave it 5 Stars and EW an A-. (Pitchfork, which rarely thrives solely on being different, gave the album a 4.2).
I still don’t care for the album’s lead single, “Get On Your Boots,” so I’ll instead leave you with the album’s first two tracks: