Not So Even Flow

Who do these guys think they are — Pearl Jam? Self-indulgence sunk that rock band's otherwise exceptional Vitalogy, and it sinks Skull & Bones, too. Two versions of "Superstar" feature testimonials from Eminem, Everlast and others, but the song mostly allows B-Real to bitch about fame. Stick to the weed lyrics, yo. But the album's chiming, dark music is sublime throughout.