Jim Farber of the New York Daily News reviewed the Spiritualized show at the Beacon Theatre on Wednesday, lauding the group’s frontman Jason Pierce. Farber opined, “So he’s not a sentimentalist. Pierce has found romance in the inner life. He makes progressive rock without pretense or indulgence. Anyone pining for top Floyd, or even early Dead, should drop out (from ordinary pop) and tune in.” The full article at nydailynews.com has since been removed or relocated.