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Mumford & Sons – “Snake Eyes”

The tremendous doofs in Mumford & Sons are continuing with their questionable plan to leave behind the big-tent neo-folk that made them famous. The band’s new album Wilder Mind looms imminent, and the hamfisted early singles “Believe” and “The Wolf” move the band toward a supremely bland and character-free form of rock music. The latest […]

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Mumford & Sons – “The Wolf”

Mumford & Sons unveiled “Believe,” the lead single from their decidedly not folk new album Wilder Mind a few weeks ago. Most people were glad the band was moving beyond recipe-folk, but we didn’t really need another bloated modern-rock Coldplay sound-alike. Their second single, “The Wolf” is even more of a straightforward rock song than […]