PoPTV | POWER POP ROCK N ROLL : SPYGENIUS – “SHALL I SHOW YOU IN MY MIRROR” [MUSIC VIDEO]

This is absolutely great news for fans of our self-styled Power Pop Rock N Roll as the Big Stir label launches its assault on mainstream pop sensibilities with new music from Spygenius!

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : THE FOXFIRES – “DON’T GIVE UP” [MUSIC VIDEO]

Since ‘indie pop’ does not quite have the same meaning as it’s original meaning – y’know C86, guitar pop music on independent labels etc – we will call the music played by folks like The Foxfires, “The New Rock N Roll”.

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PoPTV | POWER POP ROCK N ROLL : RANN – “COPYCAT”

“Apparent 80s flair” – is that a new genre or something? Just kidding, it’s yet another example of 80s pop pervasive influence over modern indie pop as demonstrated this time by RANN.

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PoPTV | POP POWER !!! : POPINCOURT – “THE BRILLIANT MISSING LINK”

Brilliant and easy-going sophisti-pop is the order of the day for Popincourt.

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PoPTV | PoP LEGENDS : GUIDED BY VOICES – “SEE MY FIELD” [OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO]

Check out the video for Guided By Voices’ new single “See My Field.” This track comes from the new album Space Gun, which will be released March 23rd on GBV, Inc.

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PoPTV | PoP LEGENDS : DAVID BYRNE – “EVERYBODY’S COMING TO MY HOUSE”

Another legend returns to bless us with a new album. This time it’s David Byrne!

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PoPTV | POWER POP ROCK N ROLL : KAI DANZBERG – “WELCOME TO THE SHOW” [MUSIC VIDEO]

Musicians are first and foremost fans. Or they should be. So it’s heart-warming to come across Kai Danzberg who is very definitely one of the PoP faithful!

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PoPTV | POP LEGENDS : SIMPLE MINDS – MAGIC [OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO]

Simple Minds have announced a new album – Walk Between Worlds – to be released on 2nd February, with the new single, “Magic”.

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : THE LIMIŃANAS – “SHADOW PEOPLE (FEAT. EMMANUELLE SEIGNER)” [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

The Limiñanas find the sweet spot between Velvet Underground drone and psych-rock in their upcoming new album, Shadow People, on January 19th.

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PoP TV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : STARCRAWLER – “I LOVE LA” [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

Starcrawler, one of our favourite new bands, is back with a new single and new album announcement!

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : BEECHWOOD – “I DON’T WANNA BE THE ONE YOU LOVE” [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

Remember, boys and girls, retro is good! BEECHWOOD is the best kind of retro!

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : THE SHE’S – SORRY (OFFICIAL VIDEO)

Photo Credit : Jeff Hao

Check out the new music video of “Sorry” from The She’s.

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : VISTA KICKS – “GOTTA GET AWAY” PERFORMANCE VIDEO

Photo Credit : Anna Maria Lopez

Los Angeles based Vista Kicks is Derek Thomas, Sam Plecker, Trevor Sutton, and Nolan LeVine.

The quartet, originally met on the kindergarten playground in their hometown and are thus more than bandmates. They are lifelong friends and creative brothers with a knack for writing infectious songs and throwing a great party.

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : SMALL TOWN TITANS – “ME, MYSELF AND MONSTER”

Hard rockers Small Town Titans hail from York Pennsylvania and already have two full-length albums under their belts.

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PoPTV | PoP LEGENDS : MORRISSEY – “SPENT THE DAY IN BED”

Indie pop pioneer Morrissey returns with his 11th studio album, Low in High School, his first with BMG and out in mid-November.

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : THE SPOOK SCHOOL – STILL ALIVE

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Anyone with a smidgeon of the rock ‘n’ roll spirit in their hearts will celebrate a chorus that goes – “Fuck you, I’m still alive!”

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : JOHN HICKMAN – CASCADE

Here’s another refreshing approximation of the progressive-art-pop-rock of the 80s from John Hickman. Highly reminiscent of Steven Wilson’s more high profile recent chart-topping work.

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : COURTNEY BARNETT + KURT VILE – CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

Intriguing collaboration between Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, two artists who have played at Laneway Singapore!

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : THE LIZA COLBY SOUND – MY WORLD

“Imagine Led Zeppelin at Madison Square Garden meets James Brown at the Apollo. Picture Tina Turner prowling the stage like Iggy Pop with vocals that conjure Aretha Franklin and Humble Pie’s Steve Marriott.”

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : THE U.S. AMERICANS – FADE OUT

The self-confessed genre-blenders (progressive psychedelic punk-rock) The U.S. Americans shared the video for “Fade Out” recently.

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