One of the most generic rock albums I've heard this year, "Hollywood Park" as a whole fails to excite.
The opening track, "Hollywood Park", is good. The vocals are harsh but enjoyable, the instrumentation is sweeping and engaging. While this sort of anthemic alt-rock is not particularly original, it's one of my favorite alt-rock tracks of the year.
Much of the instrumentation and melodies on this album are overly-familiar, taking no risk whatsoever. "Come On ... read more