Young the Giant

‘Home of the Strange’ impresses with variety of sound, showcases band’s roots
‘Home of the Strange’ by Young the Giant 9 out of 10 Alex Kirshner ’18 THE ROUNDUP The Southern California-based band Young the Giant released their third album, entitled “Home of the Strange”, on August 12, 2016, after much anticipation and build up. The band released the first official song from the album, “Something to Believe in”, on May 10, after the release of “Amerika” on April 19, which served…
Young the Giant delivers new, overproduced album
Young the Giant—“Mind Over Matter” 4 out of 10 By Hayden Prescott Corwin ’15 THE ROUNDUP Young the Giant’s sophomore album “Mind over Matter,” released Jan. 21, is a sorry attempt at indie pop-rock music. In 2011, the band released their first album “Young the Giant.” “Young the Giant” was nothing special, and did not have me craving for another release. “Mind over Matter” opens with a strange and unnecessary…