It’s easy to look back at high school and reminisce like it was yesterday. But then you realize it’s 2014 and it has been almost 20 years since you were a freshman. Feeling old yet? I graduated in 2001 and I made a little playlist for y’all to enjoy. Hit the link, press shuffle, and slip back into the past.
Sonic Highways finds Foo Fighters mired in an identity crisis; stuck at the proverbial crossroads of their own various sonic highways. Are Foo Fighters a modern rock band or are they flag-bearers for music history? Are they still relevant or are they and peers such as Pearl Jam becoming my generation’s Bruce Springsteen and Rolling Stones aka still producing greatest hits touring machines? I contend that Sonic Highways is proof that the Foo Fighters as we have known them should take a rest in order to let the true identity of the Foo Fighters shine through. Continue reading Review: Foo Fighters – Sonic Highways