U2's new album hits stores today. I wonder what it's going to be like. The first time I heard the single "Get On Your Boots" I was underwhelmed. But it has grown on me. Like a lot of U2 songs, the lyrics make no flippin' sense ("Candy floss ice cream", "I've got a submarine/you've got gasoline"?), but has catchy guitar riffs and a complex melody.
Here's their performance of the song from Britain's music awards last week: