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Fountains of Wayne

Features

Sunday, April 15 2007

Fountains of Wayne: Too Smart to Be a Rock Band, Too Smart to Be Anything Else

A self-aware songwriter, Adam Schlesinger still finds a way inside everyone else's head. PopMatters talks to the ingenius popsters about their new album and more.


Monday, February 5 2007

Fountains of Pain

Why does a band so gifted at crafting pleasing pop feel the need to lash out at losers and demand we chortle at half-baked stereotypes?


Reviews

Monday, August 8 2011

Fountains of Wayne: Sky Full of Holes

Fountains of Wayne are like catnip to music nerds and rock critics. Sky Full of Holes proves that their stuff is as potent as ever.


Sunday, March 22 2009

Fountains of Wayne: No Better Place

When your lead vocalist looks like he has somewhere better to be for half the set, you know you're in trouble.


Sunday, April 1 2007

Fountains of Wayne: Traffic and Weather

A messy, dark, and defiantly askew center exists at the core of the candy-coated pop-sweetness of Fountains of Wayne's songs -- which is what makes them such a recognizable take on American culture at its twisted best.


Wednesday, June 29 2005

Fountains of Wayne: Out of State Plates

Two CDs worth of Fountains of Wayne that, although you may not need to hear, you probably should. Why wouldn't you want to listen to this band's version of Max Martin's smash hit, '...Baby, One More Time?'"


Monday, July 28 2003

Fountains of Wayne


Blogs

Wednesday, December 14 2011

Bubbling Under the 75 Best Albums of 2011: Fountains of Wayne

This week we presented our Best 75 Albums of 2011. Here are several more just bubbling under the top 75...


News

Sunday, April 29 2007

Not only humor gushes from Fountains of Wayne

Humor springs eternal in the tunes crafted by Fountains of Wayne, and the 14 tracks on the pop-rock band's irresistible new album, Traffic and Weather, are


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