Concerts

Muse - BB&T Center, Sunrise - February 22

By Matt Levin

Muse likes to wax philosophically in their lyrics, singing about revolts and power struggles with soaring bravado-laden falsetto choruses that shout arena rock. So maybe that creates false expectations for the band's live act. And maybe, on stage, the British trio is just not that interesting.

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But it's also too bad since a Muse show has all the elements -- the hallucinatory laser lights, the barrage of familiar singles and the charmingly loony lead singer/guitarist Matthew Bellamy -- to make for an outrageous performance. 

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