Wrecking Ball, Bruce Springsteen’s new album, is a wake-up call and a punch to the gut, if not the side of the head,” says Russell C. Smith in his latest blog entry for The Huffington Post.

He continues, “With Wrecking Ball, Springsteen has created a time capsule for listeners of the future. It documents America’s historical now, the one we all live and survive in, and this album is one future generations can listen to and get an accurate glimpse of what these times were like.”

Read the full review here.