By Jim Greer
Updated August 22, 2003 at 04:00 AM EDT

The Bouncing Souls stick to their Clash-by-way-of-Rancid template on the workmanlike Anchors Aweigh. Only ”New Day,” with its shifting dynamics and anthemic thrust, transcends the Souls’ sometimes too-obvious dependence on their antecedents. While there’s no dearth of energy or genuine feeling here, there’s also no surfeit of imagination.