Night Train (2010) On 2008's Perfect Symmetry , Keane, the U.K. piano tinklers, steered further into the rock-bombast fast lane. Now they've veered onto a whole new highway… 2010-05-11 Keane Rock
Music Review

Night Train (2010)

EW's GRADE
B-

Details Release Date: May 11, 2010; Lead Performance: Keane; Genre: Rock

On 2008's Perfect Symmetry, Keane, the U.K. piano tinklers, steered further into the rock-bombast fast lane. Now they've veered onto a whole new highway — somewhere between OneRepublic Road and Pet Shop Boys Boulevard. On Night Train their knack for earworm melodies is hard to fault, but between rap breakdowns from K'Naan and the odd techno noodlings, it can be tough to tell who's at the wheel. B-

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Originally posted May 05, 2010 Published in issue #1102 May 14, 2010 Order article reprints