The Hold Steady – “Hurricane J”

They’re slipping soft rock into the set list now. “Hurricane J,” the lead single from The Hold Steady's new album Heaven is Whenever -- set to be released May 4th -- finds the New York foursome abandoning their signature blend of smoky, Springsteen-esque bar-rock in favor of a more streamlined, poppy sound. Surprisingly, it works. Musically, … [Read more...]