Powerpop

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: The Summer Set

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Wednesday 3 December 2014
James Murphy | Art Basel
James Murphy, Mr BrownConcert
Bardot Miami
Miami, United States
25.809099 -80.195351

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Thursday 4 December 2014
Blood On The Dance Floor
Whitney PeytonConcert
Masquerade
Atlanta GA, United States
33.77103 -84.364537
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Sunday 7 December 2014
Blood On The Dance FloorConcert The Orpheum
Tampa FL, United States
27.961041 -82.444241
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Saturday 13 December 2014
Stripped: The Unplugged Tour 2014
We the KingsConcert
The Local 662
St Petersburg, FL, Tampa, United States
27.771142 -82.643403

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Sunday 21 December 2014
A Very Non-Denominational Holiday Get-Together
We Are the In Crowd, Nick SantinoConcert
Jammin' Java
Vienna, Washington DC, United States
38.904109 -77.261017

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Tuesday 10 February 2015
Motion City Soundtrack
HellogoodbyeConcert
Marquee Theatre
Tempe, Phoenix AZ, United States
33.436787 -111.944002
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