Switchfoot

Switchfoot

With its play on words, Vice Verses, the title of Switchfoot's new album, coherently suggests the album's theme: everything has two sides. "Every blessing comes with a set of curses," singer-guitarist Jon Foreman sings on the title track, all the while wondering if "there's a meaning to it all." That theme runs through the album's 12 songs and is even reflected in the album's black and tan cover.

"The whole thing is about polarity," says Foreman. "We wanted to write about the polarity of what it means to be human, the lights and darks. I'm always... more