Fresh Stuff From Gaslight Anthem
by Cat Johnson
This week, the Gaslight Anthem, a rock outfit out of New Jersey, dropped their latest album, titled Get Hurt. According to the band, this release is unlike anything they’ve done before, but from a casual listener’s perspective, the songs I’ve heard sound a lot like the rocking, Springsteen-inspired tunes that we’ve come to know (and sometimes love) from these guys, but maybe with a bit more polish and a little less roots.
Get Hurt is available on CD and vinyl. Here’s the title track:
and a driving little number called “Rollin’ and Tumblin’.”