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: Dwight Twilley Band

Play Power pop Tag

Music tagged “power pop”

Built by 11,855 people (Used 51,347 times)

Top Artists

See more

Hyped Artists


power pop gigs in United Statesview all

Tuesday 10 February 2015
Motion City Soundtrack
Marquee Theatre
Tempe, Phoenix AZ, United States
33.436787 -111.944002
Add shout
Friday 13 February 2015
Motion City Soundtrack
The Fillmore
San Francisco CA, United States
37.784239 -122.433294

9 going

Add shout
Friday 27 February 2015
Doug Gillard w/ Band
Doug GillardConcert
Grog Shop
Cleveland Heights, OH, Cleveland, United States
41.5084 -81.580535
Add shout
Saturday 28 February 2015
Marshall CrenshawConcert Cat's Cradle
Carrboro NC, United States
35.910234 -79.069035

1 going

Add shout
Friday 6 March 2015
Rick MurnaneConcert
Empire Dine and Dance
Portland, ME, United States
43.654712 -70.26244
Add shout
Cheap GirlsConcert The Observatory
Santa Ana, CA, Los Angeles, United States
34.155601 -118.134254

1 going

Add shout


Leave a comment. Log in to Last.fm or sign up (it’s free).
See all 92 shouts

Recently Added

See all albums

Free Music Downloads

See more

Recent Activity