Music Review

Music Review: 'Higher Power' (1994)

EW's GRADE
C-

Details Lead Performance: Big Audio Dynamite

Ex-Clash guitarist Mick Jones writes the album's own epitaph with ''Looking for a Song.'' Clearly, he never found one. A peril of the digital age is music that progresses by number rather than idea. This third incarnation of Big Audio Dynamite continues Jones' bid for currency by experimenting with the sounds of London's dance clubs. The result is neither good rave nor good rock. C-

Originally posted Nov 18, 1994 Published in issue #249 Nov 18, 1994 Order article reprints