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The Powerpuff Girls: Heroes & Villains

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Much like its namesake cartoon series about crime-fighting tykes, the bubbly compilation The Powerpuff Girls: Heroes & Villains wraps its sly, subversive wit in an easy-to-swallow package. While that makes for some overly sugared fare — campy cuts like Shonen Knife’s ”Buttercup (I’m a Super Girl)” are too cute for their own good — such you-go-girl anthems as Frank Black’s ”Pray for the Girls” and Bis’ power-pop theme song are enough to save the day. B-

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