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  Pop music -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Depending on context, pop music is either an abbreviation of (Any genre of music having wide appeal (but usually only for a short time)) popular music or, more recently, a term for a sub- (A class of art (or artistic endeavor) having a characteristic form or technique) genre of it.
Pop songs often have a (A curved or bent implement for suspending or pulling something) hook, one or more musical ideas repeated to "hook" a listener's interest.
Successful pop music, which is often measured in terms of its commercial success, is usually performed by charismatic performers who look attractive, are fashionable, and usually are able to dance well.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/p/po/pop_music.htm   (1051 words)

  
 Articles - Popular music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
In the early 19th century, the traditional songs of the common people were referred to as "popular song".
By the late 19th century these songs were referred to as "folk song" and a distinction was made between folk music and the more recently developed urban popular music.
Moreover, many popular songs over the years have made use of themes and melodies from well-known classical pieces; for a list of examples see List of popular songs based on classical music.
www.zforever.com /articles/Popular_music   (1645 words)

  
 the details: about   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Details songs are punchy and well crafted, and display a veritable encyclopedia of influences.
Springing from a strong foundation of roots rock n' roll, and British pop, The Details play a style of music that has become a rarity.
Produced by Dave Minehan of The Neighborhoods and released by Lunch Records, "Your First Time" is already receiving national attention from girls aged 11 to 25.
www.detailsband.com /about.html   (223 words)

  
 Tunecaster® The ONLINE Interactive Pop And Rock Music Encyclopedia™
Each page has numbered lists of songs, and other information about them--when they first became popular, when they were most popular, rock top 20 peaks (being added), national top 20 peaks, and New York top 20 peaks.
Tunecaster®'s Top Songs Of The Years page currently lists the number one song of every year from 1975 through 2004.
We just revamped the 1990s Top 10 Pop Songs pages to include rock chart peaks, and added most of the links to the artists pages.
tunecaster.com /index.html   (450 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Devo Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Devo was a New wave music band from Akron, Ohio whose music mingled kitsch science fiction themes, deadpan surrealist humor, and thinly veiled sexual allusions in discordantly synthesized pop songs.
Devo (The De-Evolution Band) was a New wave music band from Akron, Ohio whose music mingled kitsch science fiction themes, deadpan surrealist humor, and thinly veiled sexual allusions in discordantly synthesized pop songs.
In 1982, they appeared in the Neil Young film "Human Highway." In 2001, members of Devo formed the surf band The Wipeouters, claiming that it was actually a reunion of the first gararge band they started while in their early teens.
www.ipedia.com /devo.html   (532 words)

  
 Pop Dance Songs First of and more about Pop Dance Songs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Pop Dance Songs First of and more about Pop Dance Songs
Despite serious reductions in funding for arts programs in public schools, there is a great need for studying music.
The very nature of this energy, it is said, is contentment, love, peace, happiness, and perfection.
music30.find-more4.biz /music-52.html   (566 words)

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