However their latest single “Spaceman” rings in your heart — whether it be tearfully, resentfully, OR 30 Rock-alludingly — it’s really more a statement on you than them. These bros, more than ever, just want to be Bruce Springsteen and the
Vegas Strip Band, and their third album, Day & Age, found a way to eke closer to it and still push a good beat. Bright lights, big pretty.
Sun., Jan. 25, 7 p.m., 2009
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on January 14, 2009