Reviews by Genre ‘Power Pop’

Redondo Beat, Meet Redondo Beat

Posted on January 11, 2011

Redondo Beat, Meet Redondo Beat

“The Spell I’m Under” is a catchy piece of pop rock, sounding like Shadow Morton got a hold of a Marshall Crenshaw rarity.

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She & Him Volume Two

Posted on December 22, 2010

She & Him Volume Two

Don’t miss the Mondophonic Top Ten, counting down the ten best albums from 2010 for the last ten days of the year.

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Marshall Crenshaw, Jaggedland

Posted on April 6, 2010

Marshall Crenshaw, Jaggedland

Artist: Marshall Crenshaw Title: Jaggedland Label: 420 Records 17771, 2009 Genre: Pop / Power Pop Unofficially, rock and roll has been around for about 55 years. in different evolutions, from rockabilly to psychedelia, from soul to funk, punk to grunge, rap to hip-hop, it has been a music of youth and rebellion. Songs about cars, […]

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Tinted Windows, Tinted Windows

Posted on February 1, 2010 and

Tinted Windows, Tinted Windows

A recording such as this could illicit unbridled delight or scrimy cynicism. Who could have imagined these individuals appearing on a supergroup short list?

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The Cheeks, Raw Countryside

Posted on February 1, 2010

The Cheeks, Raw Countryside

Hooked or hoodwinked?

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