Topic: power-pop

Recommend me some. Whatever you think power-pop is.

I'd rather haemorrhage my own head into a cesspit of gimps.

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The Raspberries - Go All The Way

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the nerves

the zeros

exploding hearts

the love triangle

Marked Men / Potential Johns + new Radioactivity LP!

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Cheap Trick - Surrender http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1sAm5UCJ9vA

The Records - Starry Eyes http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lAH1ioLiaHw

Big Star - September Gurls http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BNKSs1J38EA

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redd kross

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the Powerpearls compilation series is worth digging through. similar idea to Nuggets/KBD/Pebbles/Bloodstains etc

The Bureaucrats - Feel The Pain http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNrUsI5h4ac

The Distractions - It Doesn't Bother Me http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bk2jRzV6Adk

The Riptides - Tomorrow's Tears http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2C8TxNey6Os

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Flamin' Groovies

I like music.

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The Real Kids "All Kinda Girls" is an absolute corker. Is that power pop?

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the first Silver Sun album.

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Modern Pets, Tenement (I guess)

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ewan wrote:

the Powerpearls compilation series is worth digging through. similar idea to Nuggets/KBD/Pebbles/Bloodstains etc

I second the Powerpearls comps. Not all killer but some gems on them. Tomorrows Tears is on PP7 I think.

Be polite
In the pyramid you hate

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I third that on Power Pearls. I have a couple and they are great.

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Any Trouble - Where Are All the Nice Girls LP.

It's on Spotify. It's glorious.

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myblackass_ wrote:

Any Trouble - Where Are All the Nice Girls LP.

It's on Spotify. It's glorious.

Damn straight. Great record.

The Toms
Van Duren
Paul Collins' Beat

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Bash and Pop.. Tommy Stinson's post-Replacements band. imo the best post Replacements album from back then.



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Warm Soda - http://warmsoda.bandcamp.com/album/someone-for-you

current band. straddle the stadium power-pop vs punky power pop divide. poptopia-tastic.

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ewan wrote:

Warm Soda - http://warmsoda.bandcamp.com/album/someone-for-you

current band. straddle the stadium power-pop vs punky power pop divide. poptopia-tastic.

Man, really digging this! Thanks for the recommendation.

Any other current bands (apart from stuff on Dirtnap - which I've just discovered) that does something with a similar vibe?

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Anyone pick up those Shoes reissues from a while back? I got a few of them and they are pretty great.

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Tommyplayfast wrote:

Recommend me some. Whatever you think power-pop is.

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pidge wrote:
Tommyplayfast wrote:

Recommend me some. Whatever you think power-pop is.

never heard of The Cry! before but that's getting a thumbs up - http://takenbysurpriserecords.bandcamp. … the-cry-lp

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ewan wrote:
pidge wrote:
Tommyplayfast wrote:

Recommend me some. Whatever you think power-pop is.

never heard of The Cry! before but that's getting a thumbs up - http://takenbysurpriserecords.bandcamp. … the-cry-lp


their new album, dangerous game,  is due out in a month or two

here's the title track.. http://thecry1.bandcamp.com/track/dangerous-game

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Eve 6 - pick any of their songs.

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Warm Soda's new album is incredible. absolute pop perfection. http://noisey.vice.com/blog/warm-soda-y … bum-stream

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ewan wrote:

Warm Soda's new album is incredible. absolute pop perfection. http://noisey.vice.com/blog/warm-soda-y … bum-stream

Awesome, can't wait to pick this up! Still listen to "Someone For You" on a regular basis.