The lyrics may sometimes offer a little more depth and wisdom than they did in 1980, and the music has certainly evolved with time, but the grooves are all still there. The melodies are still as creative and still catchy as hell.
Whip-smart and catchy, Paramore’s ‘After Laughter’ is the sound of summer in an efficient 43 minutes of pure Power Pop magic.
A surprisingly unexpected change of direction in his debut, Harry Styles forgoes the artificial to create a record that is warm, real, and rocking.
Pop is NOT a dirty word. Remember, in his time, Mozart was the Pop Music of the day.
Sgt. Pepper changed everything. The album arrived, placed new instruments in the hands of comparative novices, held a bit of quick instruction, and then unleashed a sea change on the world of music that would not be duplicated.
Chastity Brown is an artist at the peak (so far) of her songwriting abilities who has finally figured the recording studio out.
This could have been any of us. And brothers and sisters, if it’s you, don’t mess around with it. Please find some help.
I finally had a chance to watch the 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony on HBO. It’s more than four hours long, which for normal people would be nearly impossible to see in one sitting. However my current work situation avails me the opportunity to sit on the couch all afternoon and…