Dave Bash’s Top 125 for 2014

Here are my lists of favorite albums of 2014. As is my usual custom, I’ve broken this down into several categories, as I’m just not comfortable ranking unlike entities on one list. Those marked with an * are vinyl-only releases Disclaimer alert: I heard A LOT of fine albums this year, too many to keep […]

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Phil Ajjarapu

  Interview with Phil Ajjarapu Phil Ajjarapu is an Austin, TX based singer-songwriter. He’s session musician and perennial sideman, and was finally prompted to make his solo album after a near fatal motorcycle accident in March of 2012. After a Kickstarter campaign, his album came out, we got around to reviewing it and liked it. […]

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Willie Dowling (Jackdaw4)

Willie Dowling of Jackdaw4 Jackdaw4 is the brainchild of Willie Dowling and currently one of the UK music scenes best-kept secrets, in fact the band may have been too secret, as it broke up last month. The band’s final LP “Dissecticide” is a huge hit with us a Powerpopaholic. It follows the path of earlier […]

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