PWR BTTM Coverage Brings Out Worst & Best in Trump-Era Music Journalism

PWR BTTM Coverage Brings Out Worst & Best in Trump-Era Music Journalism

Over the last few weeks, an obsession grew for the self-proclaimed “queer punk” duo known as PWR BTTM. The band became part of an agenda in music journalism to make the music secondary to a political narrative. The problem in the case of PWR BTTM is that the band had not been properly vetted.