The album is an enjoyable, if predictable, outing from an effortlessly reliable songwriter.
The album is only partially successful at maintaining the singer’s impeccable songwriting.
The band continues to be unmatched at tackling the biggest questions with a profound, heart-wrenching intimacy.
Every element of the album is so richly defined that these songs can’t help but pop.
The singer addresses a generation resistant to defining itself against a backdrop of perpetual catastrophe.