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: We the Kings

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Thursday 1 May 2014
Mayday Parade
We Are the In Crowd, Transit, Divided By FridayConcert
Chameleon Club
Lancaster PA, United States
40.042042 -76.308905

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Monday 7 July 2014
Summer Fest
We the Kings, Breathe Carolina, The Ready Set, Keep It CuteConcert
The Granada
Lawrence KS, United States
38.965252 -95.235878

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