Being cool isn't everything. Just ask Collective Soul. Because they arose during the peak of mid-'90s grunge, their happy brand of alterna-pop turned off music snobs of every stripe. But they still had hits, and Youth the band's first CD in four years shows they've retained their flair for shiny hooks and singable melodies. Shorn of their original context, Soul can now be seen for what they've always been: pop craftsmen with panache.