Adam Schlesinger/Fountains of Wayne

“Power Pop For Slackers”—Full essay excerpt from Go All The Way: A Literary Appreciation of Power Pop (Rare Bird Books).

Adam Schlesinger performs in Baltimore, Maryland on August 4, 2007. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn)

LA-based writer and drummer. I publish crime novels, and non-fiction essay collections about music. Medium focus: Music, Books, Culture. Twitter: @swlauden

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