canopy bed and the candelabras, and whatnot. Our “pals” at Stereogum compare it to Evanescence
like that’s a bad
thing, making me wish the song was actually, you know, better so I could get all protective/defensive over KC rather than just wishing her rock was a little less rote here.
Kelly Clarkson – “Don’t Waste Your Time” [YouTube]
My ears pricked up toward the end–from “Since You Been Gone” to “Walk Away,” the woman knows how to work over a tight bridge–but mostly the MOR snooze of “Don’t Waste Your Time” is a pretty obvious excuse to create Kelly’s ornate summer-job-at-the-Ren-Faire/dark-fantasy-novel-about-unicorns-and-princesses daydreams on screen, with the living creeper vines and corny CGI castles and flowling black and red goth dresses and the