Review: Spiritualized, 'Sweet Heart, Sweet Light'
Can Jason Pierce find new converts or is he preaching to and with the choir?
- Critic's Rating B
- Readers' Rating B+
Spiritualized’s head pastor Jason Pierce, after 20 years of album-making, has forced himself into re-working well-trod scripture and reiterated motifs. Because it’s not broken, he doesn’t fix it. It’s hard for these new tunes on “Sweet Heart, Sweet Light” to not sound like something that’s been made before.
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