SINGAPORE MUSIC SPOTLIGHT | POP POWER !!! : RICHARD JANSEN + FYM SUMMER

Richard Jansen has just released his first single of 2017, titled ‘Bad For Me’. Check out the lyric video.

Also to be found on Youtube, the music video for Fym Summer‘s “This Girl”

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : BRITISH SEA POWER – BAD BOHEMIAN

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One band that fulfilled the immense promise of the so-called ‘post-punk revival’ of the noughties – acclaimed UK rock outfit British Sea Power are back with the forthcoming LP Let The Dancers Inherit The Party out March 31st on Golden Chariot (via Caroline International).

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ROCK HISTORY – IT’S STILL ROCK N ROLL TO ME

Back in 1980, singer-songwriter Billy Joel was already railing against the stratification of rock & pop music.

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PoPTV | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL : MOLLY BURCH – TRY

There is a distinctive quality about singer-songwriter Molly Burch‘s voice that suggests an affinity with non-rock femme vocalists like Patsy Cline, Billie Holiday and Nina Simone!

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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 : DAVID BOWIE – THE PLAN EP

The legendary David Bowie passed away on 10th January 2016, mourned by music lovers worldwide. On what would have been his 70th birthday (i.e. 8th January), the No Plan EP was released.

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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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PoP RECOMMENDS | THE NEW ROCK N ROLL: DOROTHY

ROCKISDEAD is the album name that got our attention. Especially when the music inside is ROCK! Well, blues-rock if you wanted to be specific. Nothing too radical as the likes of The Black Keys and Deap Vally deliver a similar vibe but it works.

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PoPTV – THE NEW ROCK N ROLL FT. OHBOY!, JUPITER HOLLOW, OUR DARKEST DAYS & FRED THOMAS!!!

Rock ‘n’ roll might not have the same commercial or cultural impact it used to have but we promise to keep fighting the good fight.

Here are videos of new music that express the spirit of rock ‘n’ roll. Discover! Enjoy!

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PoPTV – THE NEW ROCK N ROLL FT. DREAM VERSION, DRUGZNDREAMZ, MONOGOLD & DEAL CASINO!!!

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Rock ‘n’ roll might not have the same commercial or cultural impact it used to have but we promise to keep fighting the good fight.

Here are videos of new music that express the spirit of rock ‘n’ roll. Discover! Enjoy!

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ROCK HISTORY: IF NINETIES ROCK WAS SIXTIES POP

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In our humble opinion, the Nineties represented perhaps the final great rock decade before being utterly overwhelmed by hip-hop music as the defining modern cultural zeitgeist. But what is interesting to note is that in many ways, much of the rock music made in the Nineties reflected nostalgically the pop music of the Sixties. Here are some examples for your consideration.

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PoPTV – THE NEW ROCK N ROLL FT. VAN HALST, NEGATIVE SKY, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE & PUSSYCAT AND THE DIRTY JOHNSONS!!!

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Rock ‘n’ roll might not have the same commercial or cultural impact it used to have but we promise to keep fighting the good fight.

Here are videos of new music that express the spirit of rock ‘n’ roll. Discover! Enjoy!

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PoPTV – THE NEW ROCK N ROLL FT. CHRISTINA RUBINO, THE CLASSIC KIDS, EQUIPMENT & LATE NIGHT FIGHTS!!!

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Rock ‘n’ roll might not have the same commercial or cultural impact it used to have but we promise to keep fighting the good fight.

Here are videos of new music that express the spirit of rock ‘n’ roll. Discover! Enjoy!

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PoPTV – THE NEW ROCK N ROLL FT. JIBE, EXCUSES EXCUSES, KINDLING & COMMUNIST DAUGHTER!!! 

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Rock ‘n’ roll might not have the same commercial or cultural impact it used to have but we promise to keep fighting the good fight.

Here are videos of new music that express the spirit of rock ‘n’ roll. Discover! Enjoy!

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PoPTV – THE NEW ROCK N ROLL FT. LAMBCHOP, SEPTEMBER MOURNING, KRISTEN HERSH & BROKENRAIL!!! 

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Rock ‘n’ roll might not have the same commercial or cultural impact it used to have but we promise to keep fighting the good fight.

Here are videos of new music that express the spirit of rock ‘n’ roll. Discover! Enjoy!

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