"I Hope This Whole Thing Didn't Frighten You"

On this Springsteen-y cut from his band's first LP in four years, Craig Finn revisits the Cityscape Skins, a gang of Minnesota dirtbags awaiting the apocalypse. Electric guitars brawl and soar, so you don't need a lyrics sheet to geek out. But it helps.

From The Archives Issue 1203: February 27, 2014