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BEST ALBUMS OF 2013 LISTS:

Top 20 Songs of 2013
Pop That Goes Crunch!
#1: Eric Barao, "On Holiday"
Top 10 Albums of 2013
Power Pop Review
#1: Eric Barao (S/T)
Top 100 Albums of 2013
Absolute Powerpop
#4: Eric Barao (S/T)

Top 10 Albums of 2013
Indie Rock Live
#4: Eric Barao (S/T)
Best of 2013
Pop Underground
#5: Eric Barao (S/T)
Top 13 Best New Musicians of 2013
Satellites Group (SiriusXM Radio)
#5: Eric Barao (S/T)

Top 25 Pop Releases of 2013
Pop Fair
#6: Eric Barao (S/T)
Top 10 Records of 2013
PowerPopSquare
#7: Eric Barao (S/T)
Top 25 Best Albums of 2013
Powerpopaholic
#17: Eric Barao (S/T)

Top 50 Albums of 2013
Powerpop Station (Brazil)
#18: Eric Barao (S/T)
Top 100 Albums of 2013
International Pop Overthrow
#30: Eric Barao (S/T)
Top 50 Powerpop Albums for 2013
PowerPopAcademy (Japan)
#50: Eric Barao (S/T)

REVIEWS

Absolute Powerpop

"Immaculately crafted pop tunes.. making this an early contender for the power pop album of the year. Take a listen and I'm pretty sure you'll agree."
- Steve, Absolute Powerpop

Full Review: http://absolutepowerpop.blogspot.com/2013/04/two-for-tuesday-4213.html
Providence Daily Dose

"This one is for the high-fidelity freaks... the extraordinary arrangements and instrumentation — including wurlitzer, mellotron, ukelele, tuba, bicycle wheel — shine through and sweep you away. There are just no boring parts — lovely Beatle-y bits keep weaving in and out"
-Beth, Providence Daily Dose

Full Review: http://providencedailydose.com/2013/04/02/great-new-music-from-eric-barao/
Powerpopaholic

"Despite rarely having any quick tempos, the songwriting and performances keep things from getting dull. So without any duds amongst the ten tracks, this definitely stands as a contender for my top ten list for 2013."
-Aaron, Powerpopaholic

Full Review: http://www.powerpopaholic.com/2013/04/eric-barao-eric-barao.html
Motif Magazine

"If public taste ever returns to its collective senses and starts rewarding artists for things like clever songwriting and strong production value, Eric Barao should be a household name before long."
-Don, Motif Magazine

Full Review: http://www.motifri.com/cd-review-eric-barao/
Pop That Goes Crunch

"Barao’s lushly produced debut album recall Elvis Costello’s Imperial Bedroom with its swirling melodies, complex arrangements, occasional instrumental flourishes and tales of broken hearts. The lead track, “On Holiday,” with its tension-release structure and Barao’s strong vocals, is a candidate for song of the year."
- Jeffrey, Pop That Goes Crunch

Full Review: http://popthatgoescrunch.com/2013/08/24/late-summer-mini-reviews/
PowerPopAcademy (Japan)

"dramatic, romantic and emotional... this wonderful album which represents all that is great about power-pop... filled with the pure power of song... This album is the fruit of his talent and effort, and is truly amazing."

Full Review: http://www.powerpopacademy.com/distro/2013/09/04-200903.html