Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn’t open, click the iTunes icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Lacquer by Popsicle, download iTunes now.

Do you already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC


Open iTunes to preview, buy and download music.

Album Review

Popsicle is stuck somewhere between traditional, hooky power-pop and the overdriven, post-shoegazing alterna-pop of the early '90s. On their debut album Lacquer, they've written some appealing, catchy songs, but they've drowned them in sudden bursts of canned distortion that knock the sonics off course somewhat. They're better when they stick to big, ringing guitars and sing-song melodies. On those songs, they have an innocent charm which is quite winning in its own naive way, and that's enough to make Lacquer an enjoyable, promising debut.


Genre: Pop

Years Active: '90s

This Swedish indie pop outfit began to make an international breakthrough in 1993. The line-up initially comprised Andreas Mattsson (vocals/guitar), Fredrik Norberg (vocals/guitar), Kenny Vikstrom (bass) and Per-Arne Wikander (drums), who met on a school trip to Stockholm. They formed in the mid-80s and experimented with a number of musical styles before establishing themselves as Popsicle in 1991. The boisterous, Anglophile songs on Lacquer, especially the brazen pop of ‘Hey Princess’, earned them...
Full bio
Lacquer, Popsicle
View in iTunes

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this album.