Thrill to the Big B’s of powerpop – Beatles, Badfinger, Byrds, Big Star, Bangles. Then move on to other letters, including Teenage Fanclub, the Clouds, REM and anything else that fits the powerpop mode. Russ takes the helm in his thin tie and white shirt for Swamp Radio. Jangly.


Sample playlist:

  • And Your Bird Can Sing – The Beatles
  • When My Baby’s Beside Me – Big Star
  • Sparky’s Dream – Teenage Fanclub
  • September Gurls – The Bangles
  • It’s Over – Badfinger
  • So You Wanna Be A Rock N Roll Star – The Byrds
  • Pretty Persuasion – REM
  • There She Goes – The La’s
  • Solar Sister – The Posies
  • Girl of My Dreams – Bram Tchaikovsky
  • All the Myths on Sunday – Diesel Park West
  • Thick As Thieves – The Jam
  • I Can See For Miles – The Who
  • Say It – The Clouds
  • Here’s Where the Story Ends – The Sundays
  • Half A Life – The Smiths