Beyond Good and Evil

B+
Show Details
type
Music
placeholder
June 08, 2001 at 04:00 AM EDT

It’s always been easy to slag the Cult as posers. What’s often been ignored is that, despite their shameless genre jumping, their forays into new wave psychedelia (”Love”), stripped-down metal (”Electric”), and arena rock (”Sonic Temple”) were all first-rate. On their comeback record Beyond Good and Evi, Ian Astbury and Billy Duffy actually make a surprising stab at respectability, once again merging big hooks and big rawk. Why, even the cheesy power ballad is fun, in a nostalgic sort of way.

Beyond Good and Evil

type
Music
Complete Coverage
Beyond Good and Evil

You May Like

Comments

EDIT POST