Tag: Beck

PoPTV – SONGS FROM THE NEW MILLENNIUMPoPTV – SONGS FROM THE NEW MILLENNIUM

New-Mill

During a discussion with a student about pop music – which revolved mainly around me dissing modern pop – Raj (that’s his name) challenged me to cite worthy music from the new millennium (he was born in the late 90s, after all) and so, here are ten examples (and yes, many of these artists started before the year 2000, but why should that matter?). Enjoy.

BECK – THE GOLDEN AGE (2002)

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2014 IN MUSIC2014 IN MUSIC

JPNSGRLS-Cornfields

Only one contender for PoP Album of the Year. JPNSGRLS epitomizes the best hope for the continuing history of Rock ‘n’ Roll even as the tsunami of prefabricated¬†pop threatens to wipe our beloved music off the face of the earth. Nothing remotely hipster-ish about Circulation and thank GOD for that! Find out why below!!

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DISCOVERED @ SPOTIFY – THE SONGS WE DUG IN 2014!DISCOVERED @ SPOTIFY – THE SONGS WE DUG IN 2014!

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JPNSGRLS!

2014 has been a good year for music, make no mistake about that! And as the year draws to a close (yes really!), it’s time to take stock. Power of Pop¬†will be announcing soon a tie-up with the kind folks at Spotify Singapore for you to share with us your favourite 12 tracks for 2014. Stay tuned for the details to come your way very soon. In the meantime, here’s a playlist of 12 tracks that made the Power of Pop alive again this year! Enjoy!

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