This rave-y fist-pumper shows Maroon 5 becoming more and more a production outfit for pop-house. Levine’s boilerplate “love” story fits this dance vibe predictably, but even David Guetta knows to include actual human guest vocalists – Levine’s “android castrato” just annoys
Riff by Karl Ernest
Karl is a Seattle-based musician and writer at SONGLYRICS; a veteran of both east and west-coast scenes, he has performed with the likes of The Ying Yang Twins, David Arquette, Wynton Marsalis, among others. But he's no stranger to seedy dives or house shows, either.