Muse - The Resistance (Special Box Set Edition/ DVD/ 2LP/ USB) (Music CD) available on September 13 2018 from Base for 49.79
Resistance available on July 13 2016 from Amazon for 57.52
UPC bar code 825646869664 ξ1 registered September 13 2018
UPC bar code 825646869664 ξ2 registered June 15 2015
Product category is MUSIC CD - CD - Pop Audio
Manufacturered by 101 DISTRIBUTION
Product weight is 2.34 lbs.
Limited Deluxe Edition boxset contains CD, DVD (PAL/Region 0), double vinyl LP set, USB Memory Stick and limited poster print. 2009 album from the acclaimed British Alt-Rock trio. In terms of sound and sonic vision, The Resistance is their most ambitious long-player yet, which is clearly saying something. They have blown up the robo-Funk/monster riff/stadium Space Rock sound of Black Holes and widened their viewfinder even further to take in an even greater horizon of sound. For Muse, reverting to a successful template would be simply meaningless.
Especially the one about "old-man emo". That was pretty funny. I'm an "old man" that has just recently discovered Muse (after hearing "Knights of Cydonia" on Guitar Hero when it first came out) and finding a lot to enjoy here. Part of the reason that Muse gets a bad rap is because 1. they sound so much like Queen and U2 (listen to "Map of the Problematique" again if you don't agree with the U2 reference), and 2. most of their stuff never makes it onto radio, at least not en..
I'd like to weigh in on this before overexposure utterly ruins this fine CD for me. It should come as no surprise that as muse grows in popularity their music becomes more mainstream. That is a hard and fast truth that has repeatedly been proven correct throughout the history of popular music. The pop radio sheen has been polished brightly for this record. THE RESISTANCE is not like SHOWBIZ or SYMETRY, two earlier recordings that typified their youth and exuberance whereby the..