U2 are back, and how! They caught the music world by surprise on Tuesday with the bold release of Songs of Innocence, free to half a billion people on Itunes.
That innovative move shouldn’t overshadow the quality of the album, U2’s best since 1991’s Achtung Baby. It’s a return to their roots and it’s more personal than anything they’ve done before.
Iris, Volcano and Song For Someone are immediate standouts. AB