Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly - 9th June 2000

Entertainment Weekly
(June 09, 2000)

Originally Published: June 09, 2000

Brutal Planet Review

Author: Tom Sinclair

Alice Cooper - Brutal Planet
(Spitfire)

Nowhere near as dire as you'd fear, the Coop's latest finds our hero spinning characteristically grim fables as his backing band gamely grinds out old-school hard rock melodies and cliches, There's nothing close to "Eighteen" or "School's Out" here, but tracks like "It's The Little Things" prove AC is one of the few fogies who can make this shameless self-pastiche palatable. B-
Tom Sinclair