It's easy to recognise and to therefore like and to therefore dislike.
Slow brooding blues? Trademark: tick
Elastic reverbed fuzzed/feedbacked guitar? Trademark: tick
Fine enough vocal duties? Trademark, as of late: tick
Easy to like if you like? I like: tick
Easy to dismiss if too formulaic? If that way inclined: tick
I've read mixed reviews that says it all, just seems to labour on this bifurcation. I think it's a surer deal than Brexit; perhaps not on the new Marmite peanut butter.
But you may have another opinion.
Coming Closer to the Day? History suggests and empathy prompts: tick