Reviewed by Raoul Hernandez, Fri., June 20, 2008
Midnight OilDiesel and Dust (Columbia/Legacy)
Down Under's antipodal Clash bled its commercial high-water mark after touring the aboriginal outback with the native Warumpi Band. The gently proselytizing hourlong DVD doc demands its own soundtrack, while the original disc, remastered on a bubble of analog bass, still blisters acoustic on "Beds Are Burning," "Dreamworld," and "The Dead Heart." Ageless global warning: "Put Down That Weapon."