"Adolescents"

Five years after their last album, Incubus are still smoothing and softening the tantrum edge of what used to be called new metal, and still doing it pretty skillfully. The churning guitars here give arena emo an arty gloss.

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From The Archives Issue 1131: May 26, 2011
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