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The Best & the B-Sides of 1990-2000

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The Best & the B-Sides of 1990-2000

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
U2
Producers:
Interscope, Island

We gave it a B-

It may seem greedy to release a hits package culled from a period that includes only four official albums, but U2 issued enough alternative material in the ’90s to make this two-CD set worth considering. It features half a dozen B sides that never made a U2 album, some remixes, and some soundtrack ditties, plus two entirely fresh songs, including the pretty ”Electrical Storm.” It’s not essential listening, but neither is it just a way to milk the catalog for Christmas.

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