The Gold Needles are what you might get by mixing the Byrds, the Beatles, the Beach Boys and XTC. With a dose of INXS thrown in.
Despite some exceptional albums, The Black Keys were unexpectedly sidelined in recent years. Fortunately, they’re back with a new album that explores interesting territory.
Bruce Hornsby’s new album, “Absolute Zero,” and accompanying tour really mixes things up — in the best way possible.