First review: X&Y
, their most recent release. I listen to it a lot these days and well, it's been talked about a lot, indeed...it's Coldplay
Since this is my first review, let me explain that every review will contain a track by track rating, and then a final rating with some comments, and my top tracks pick from the album, that you might want to try out.
1. Square One
At first, I was unsure about this opening track. It's not a hammer, as Politik was on A Rush Of Blood To The Head. However, after a while (and many listens), just like the entire album, it grew up on me. I can't seem to get tired of it now. I wouldn't say it's an highlight from the album, it never gets really intense, but it keeps my attention from the beginning to the end, the ambiance it creates is perfectly driven by a great mixing, pretty complex. I like it.
2. What If
When it started, I first thought this was some kind of new The Scientist. It's pretty catchy, very piano-oriented. …