The latest Power Pop reviews from John Borack, including the Anderson Council, Arvidson & Butterflies and others.
Bill Lloyd – Lloydering (SpyderPop Records) Even though he’s probably best known as half of the country duo Foster and Lloyd, Bill Lloyd has always been a popster at heart. He’s released tons of sturdy, jangly power pop over the …
The fifth album by A Fragile Tomorrow finds the quartet expanding their musical palette and taking a leap forward in terms of production and performance.
There was so much great pop music released in 2011 — both by established artists and newcomers — that I had a tough time whittling my favorites down to just 20.
I’m submitting my choice for most influential album of the rock era. Please note that I am specifying “influential,” not favorite. It could be successfully argued that there are many that were more important, but I am trying to avoid retracing the oft-taken route of praising Revolver and other notable efforts. Maybe I should say, “influential but less often mentioned.”