Entertainment Weekly

Subscribe

Stay Connected

Subscribe

Advertise With Us

Learn More

Skip to content
Exclusive
Join our live viewing party of the 'This Is Us' season premiere.

This is Us

Tonight at 9PM ET

Article

Transistor

Posted on

Transistor

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season

We gave it an F

With 21 cuts featuring some of the weakest rhymes and derivative white-bread dub in recent memory, 311 prove that more can be less. Their fourth release, Transistor, is a lunatic pastiche of pop idioms that demonstrates they’re still too callow to recognize the thin line between experimentation and self-indulgence. F