Even if you enjoy the music of Kings of Leon — and with the older stuff, that's acceptable, but I'm warning you that now is the time to jump off the bandwagon — those shitting pigeons were a harbinger of doom. The Kings' most recent album is the straw of lameness that broke the cool camel's back, and here's my suggestion for a replacement: Dead Confederate. Unfortunately, the band's been labeled "grunge revivalists," which may sound bad — but wait until you hear them. Sure, there are pieces of Pearl Jam in Dead Confederate's sound,... More >>>