Every Wednesday, music nerd and serial list-maker Drew brings you a small, highly specific, pop culture-related list to either enjoy or inspire debate. He remains the only Popblerd staffer pretentious enough to name a column after himself. First things first: these aren’t necessarily the most underrated albums of all time. That’s a different column for a different day, and for my money, would probably be populated with a fairly tiresome amount of Boston bands (still the liveliest music city I’ve […]
Not every album released on Not Lame Records was the very definition of power pop, but 10 years on, Mark Helm’s Everything’s OK remains an album of powerful pop. It’s an important distinction…and a great record.