Friday, April 3 2015
This is a record of top-notch power pop that’s a strong candidate for one of 2015’s best in its genre.
Wednesday, March 11 2015
In paying tribute to the extensive catalogue of the classic rock 'n' roll label Alive Naturalsound, the Ohio group Buffalo Killers take on a tune by an under-the-radar '70s power pop outfit.
Thursday, November 6 2014
While it’s nowhere near innovative, Feel the Noise is still a fun time for those who want to come along for the ride.
Tuesday, October 28 2014
Picking up where the Fab Four left off isn't easy, but if one band has done it in the past 30 years, it's Toronto's Sloan.
Friday, October 24 2014
Over two decades on, Failure remains a rewarding listen, steeped in its time yet sweetly out of place.
Thursday, October 16 2014
Weezer's new album, Everything Will Be Alright in the End, walks the tenuous line between redressing the band's follies and giving in to banal fan service.
A long-shelved power pop gem gets its chance to shine.
Monday, October 13 2014
OK Go successfully dips a toe into synth-rock without forgetting their power-pop roots, yet they still manage to include a small handful of outright clunkers.
Friday, October 3 2014
If you don’t have these two albums, your record collection has a massive hole.
Tuesday, May 14 2013
Sun Moon is a superb collection of songs that will want you to head out in your muscle car on a sunny summer day with the windows down and the tunes flowing out of the stereo.