Editors’ Notes The shape-shifting indie rock collective Broken Social Scene has never been much for understatement—even the band’s interludes feel like they’re about to burst into confetti. Featuring all 15 original members (including a standout performance by Feist on the title track), Hug of Thunder is, well, just that: rumbling, uplifting and all-encompassing, from the silvery ambience of “Sol Luna” to the climactic “Mouth Guards of the Apocalypse,” where founder Kevin Drew wails, “I'm trying for the living, and I'm staying so I can leave.”

SONG
Sol Luna
1
1:19
 
Halfway Home
2
4:41
 
Protest Song
3
4:18
 
Skyline
4
4:11
 
Stay Happy
5
4:10
 
Vanity Pail Kids
6
3:59
 
Hug of Thunder
7
4:54
 
Towers and Masons
8
4:00
 
Victim Lover
9
4:55
 
Please Take Me with You
10
4:53
 
Gonna Get Better
11
5:10
 
Mouth Guards of the Apocalypse
12
5:44