pop music http://wfpl.org en Power Pop Love: 'Girlfriend' Musical Opens at Actors Theatre http://wfpl.org/post/power-pop-love-girlfriend-musical-opens-actors-theatre <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s been called the best power pop album of all time. Matthew Sweet’s “Girlfriend” is a beautiful paradox – a break-up album that is lyrically devastating but sonically optimistic, and it features a killer roster of musicians, including Lloyd Cole, Television’s Richard Lloyd and both members of the Indigo Girls. The 1991 anime-style video made Sweet an MTV star, back when music videos were still the reason to watch MTV.</span></p> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 3637 at http://wfpl.org Power Pop Love: 'Girlfriend' Musical Opens at Actors Theatre