9. Four. One Direction. The British pop band, 1D are more involved in their songwriting than the previous albums, which is a good momentum to reign in when you are trying to grapple with the idea that you are probably still the only band to come off The X Factor, that is still going strong. Oh, is that too early of a statement? Because the Billboard charts cry happy tears with their clockwork winter releases annually! The music is still pop-rock and “drunk on youth and manhood/adolescence” but its welcoming to see a group of Brits finding Journey, Bruce Springsteen and Bryan Adams lovable enough to still want to do all of that ‘80s cool in this decade – also their vocal growth and stage presence are all doing cool, so watch out for when their music steps out with their personality definition soon.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s