The Hold Steady
Teeth Dreams - POSITIVE JAMS/WASHINGTON SQUARE
FILTER Grade: 82%
By Daniel Kohn on April 25, 2014
What better way for the Brooklyn natives to celebrate their 10th anniversary than by releasing their first batch of new material in four years? On their sixth LP, Craig Finn and company deviate from the formula that made them indie darlings. Relying on a wall of distortion and nasty guitar riffs, the results sees The Hold Steady with an in-your-face, rapid fire record that’s arena-ready and their most ambitious to date.