Power pop

Powerpop is a popular musical sub-genre that draws its inspiration from 60s British and American pop and rock music. With the term defined by Pete Townshend of The Who, it typically incorporates a combination of musical devices such as strong melodies, crisp vocal harmonies, economical arrangements, and prominent guitar riffs. Instrumental solos are usually kept to a minimum, and blues elements are largely downplayed. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Jason Falkner

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Friday 28 November 2014
Radiator HospitalConcert
Johnny Brenda's
Philadelphia PA, United States
39.96905 -75.134321

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Wednesday 3 December 2014
Quality Holiday Revue
Nick Lowe, Ian McLaganConcert
First Avenue
Minneapolis MN, United States
44.978749 -93.275979

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Friday 5 December 2014
The Pleasers//DJ Ali
The Pleasers, Dj AliConcert
The Anchor
Kingston, NY, United States
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Saturday 13 December 2014
The Real Kids
Quitty and the Don'tsConcert
Bowery Electric
New York, United States
40.7257 -73.991673

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Sunday 14 December 2014
Nick LoweConcert Bowery Ballroom
New York NY, United States
40.720274 -73.993456

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Wednesday 17 December 2014
Cheap TrickConcert House of Blues
Houston, United States
29.753927 -95.364053
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