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  THE MODPOPPUNK ARCHIVES
Tonight (70s Power Pop band from UK) are planning a 30th Anniversary CD - spring 08- of their recordings
After released two awesome singles, The HEADLINES' debut album was recorded in Sweden with legendary punk rocker Stry Terrarie from Ebba Grön.
Ail Symudiad were formed in Cardigan, West Wales in 1978, influenced by bands like The Jam and the Undertones..
punkmodpop.free.fr   (1001 words)

  
  Pop Punk Owns You
The pop influence never really left them or their music, and the new sound they ended up creating would inspire generations and generations to something different, a counter culture with a power and force that has rarely, if ever, been seen before.
Skate punk has shown to be the most diverse of the various genres of punk, as it started as a blending of two different styles of music and has continued on and on to add more and more.
Punk, since it started in the later sixties, has been building a diverse, meaningful counter culture, a revolutionary new place in society for those who feel left out and turned down by “the system.” Modern pop/bubblegum punk has failed to achieve that.
www22.brinkster.com /lookoutpunk/PopPunkOwnsYou.htm   (2811 words)

  
  Pop punk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pop punk is a fusion genre combining the catchy attributes of some of the original punk rock groups with trends in contemporary pop music.
Additionally, pop punk is a retroactive description for some of the original punk bands of the late 1970s, such as The Ramones, who were influenced by bubblegum pop and popular rock music of the 1950s and 1960s.
The term "pop punk" was originally used by the punk community in the 1980s, in publications such as Maximum RocknRoll, to describe bands similar to Social Distortion and TSOL.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pop_punk   (3116 words)

  
 Punk rock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Punk rock is an anti-establishment rock music movement with origins in the United States and United Kingdom around 1974 or 1975, exemplified by bands such as the Ramones, the Sex Pistols, The Damned, and The Clash.
Punk rock in Britain coincided with the end of post-war consensus politics that preceded the rise of Thatcherism, and many British punk bands have expressed an angry attituded based on social alienation.
Gradually, punk became more varied and less minimalist, with bands such as The Clash incorporating other underground musical influences like ska and rockabilly and even jazz into their music, but the message of the music remained the same; it was subversive, counter-cultural, rebellious, politically incorrect and often anarchist.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Punk_rock   (3074 words)

  
 "Pop-Punk" Labeling Should End - Associated Content
Pop Punk is improperly assigned to punk bands
Today, people believe that punk rock is dead, that all current commercial punk bands are really pop punk bands, which in their eyes, is less than punk.
While the punk rock of today does not all mimic the sound of The Ramones, generally it should still be labeled as punk and not given the demeaning label of pop punk.
www.associatedcontent.com /article/11367/poppunk_labeling_should_end.html   (534 words)

  
 Gzowski interviews Iggy Pop - Punk Rock Comes to Canada - CBC Archives
On March 11, 1977 Iggy Pop, a singer synonymous with a new musical movement called punk rock, joins CBC host Peter Gzowski for an interview.
Iggy Pop is wearing fl dress pants and a beige blazer but he's forgotten his dress shirt.
"Punk rock" was initially coined in 1970 to characterize a group of late-1960s American rock bands.
archives.cbc.ca /IDC-1-68-102-761/arts_entertainment/punk/clip1   (257 words)

  
 Pop-punk: jewels or junk?
In the mid-1970’s, the Ramones were the first real punk band in America – and perhaps in the entire world.
These folks feel like punk should remain what it once was in the hands of bands like the Stooges and the Sex Pistols: a vibrant, violent, anti-establishment brand of ferocious rock and roll.
To dilute the most potent force in rock history with pop stylings is to neuter punk music – and change its very essence in the process.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/post_punk_primer/106448   (414 words)

  
 Amazon.ca: Punk Goes Pop: Music: Various   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
I would recommend this CD to pop punk fans.
Most of the reviews about Punk Goes Pop are being truthful when they tell you that some tracks are good and some tracks are bad.
There are plenty of other pop stars out there, and I wonder why there songs weren't covered.
www.amazon.ca /Punk-Goes-Pop-Various/dp/B0000630WG   (913 words)

  
 "Pop Punk"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
and here's the thing about the descendents: bill could write all the "avril fan-ready" nifty three chord pop songs, but milo and whomever was playing guitar or bass on that particular album were more than capable of making bitter/complicated art-punk-metal that transcended the saccharine of the previous track.
The main gimmick to defending superficial chart pop in thoughtful writing, as far as I can tell, is the contrast between the subject and the commentary.
Pop punk, by affecting even a shred of rebellion, exhibits some kind of thought, and is thus less "daring" to write thoughtfully about.
ilx.wh3rd.net /thread.php?msgid=3628883   (2932 words)

  
 Punk Rock! Subgenre: Pop punk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
So you probably figured out by now that I love melody-driven punk rock, a subgenre of punk rock known as powerpop (according to the Little Angel) melodopunk, melodocore, or pop-punk (although it's far from the "pop" songs of Vanessa Williams or Mariah Carey -- ack!!).
But, anyway, the common time beat, simple chords in a major key, and a catchy melody that infects your brain are characteristics of your typical, formulaic melodocore song.
A Punk Indie Distro Co., with Japanese Pop and Animation Paraphernalia.
www.csua.berkeley.edu /~pcjr/poppunk.html   (171 words)

  
 Punklist Pop Punk Bands and Groups   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Wet48v Punk Online - Two guys, a girl, and a pop punk band.
John Stamos Project - John Stamos Project is a three piece punk band from Long Island, New York.
Home Page - A power pop punk trio hailing from Joliet, IL w/influences of Green Day, Bad Religion and Smoking Popes, members of the band have worked with former Naked Raygun members Jeff Pizatti and Bill Stephens in The Bomb and The Tarts.
www.punklist.com /Bands_and_Groups/Pop_Punk/index.shtml   (241 words)

  
 Top Punk-Pop Artists, Albums, Tracks and Videos on Rhapsody   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
A keystone of UK punk, the Buzzcocks'; smart use of melody set them apart from the rest of the lot.
Their infectiously catchy pop melodies helped lay the foundation for pop-punk.
Smart-ass Canadian Punks whose biting, leftist social-political commentary is as infectious and popular as their music.
www.rhapsody.com /alternativepunk/punk/punkpop/more.html   (551 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Punk Goes Pop: Music: Various Artists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
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Most of the songs I heard were pretty good considering how close they sounded to the originals.
If you bought this CD expecting punk songs mind you the title then I think it's time you end yourself now.
www.amazon.com /Punk-Goes-Pop-Various-Artists/dp/B0000630WG   (1106 words)

  
 PLyrics.com - Punk Lyrics
PLyrics is the biggest collection of punk lyrics.
It also covers different music genres and subgenres originated from punk, mixed with punk and related to punk (emo, hardcore, ska punk, pop punk etc.)
If you are looking for metal lyrics enter
www.plyrics.com   (591 words)

  
 Internet Archive Search: collection:audio_music AND subject:"Pop Punk"
Scince then they compose songs, too melodic for many punk bands...
The Blue Fairy Godmothers make music for the masses; pop songs about being naked, the futility of life and the complexities of relationships.
If you don't pay too close of attention to the lyrics you'll probably think they're just a fun band to listen to, but I promise, this is pop music for thinking.
www.archive.org /search.php?query=collection%3Aaudio_music%20AND%20subject%3A%22Pop%20Punk%22   (264 words)

  
 Официальный сайт pop-punk группы FLANGERS (pop-punk/soft-core/power-pop)
28 марта, 2007// Из PUNKта А в PUNKт Б.
Мы попали на mp3-сборник "Из PUNKта А в PUNKт Б"!!!
Мистерия звука и А и Б Рекордз представляют MP-3 Сборник «Из PUNKта А в PUNKт Б»
flangers.nm.ru   (428 words)

  
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Nudge the lush indie pop of Beth Orton a few degrees toward the lush mainstream pop of Natasha Bedingfield and you'll have a sense of this pleasing young Scottish singer-songwriter.
An unerring sense of vocal melody guides Tunstall through a strong encore to her highly praised debut.
We knew Prince was down to party, but we didn't know it was with the Green party.
music.download.com /2001-1_32-0.html   (878 words)

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