PoPTV | POP POWER!!! : JAMES PARRY – EVERY WEEKEND

Following the recent release of James Parry’s acclaimed album In The Lights, comes the new video for album track, “Every Weekend”.

Showcasing Parry’s laid back country-folk pop-rock style, the album finds the singer-songwriter effortlessly channeling the likes of Crowded House, The Shins and Paul Kelly in his pleasing songs.

The video follows a day in the life of a sleepy city, in keeping with the song’s feeling of walking through honey.

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ROCK HISTORY : FROM R&B TO ROCK N ROLL – ESSENTIAL SONGS

Rhythm & Blues is the bedrock of much of modern rock and pop music. Basically R&B is a genre of popular African-American music that originated in the 1940s. The term was coined in the post-war years to replace “Race Music”, meaning – “a catchall term referring to any music that was made by and for black Americans”.

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THE LISTENING BOOTH | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : GARRETT PIERCE – DISTANT THOUGHT

Singer-songwriter Garrett Pierce specialises in folk songwriting that is literate and melodic, referencing the likes of Leonard Cohen, Paul Simon, and Joni Mitchell as influences. “Distant Thought” is the first glimpse music lovers get from his upcoming new album, Dusk, due on February 17th.

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