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Sex & Candy by Marcy Playground

Who’s that casting devious stares in my direction?

Stereo Tiger: More Great Rockin' Pop From Michigan

I wrote recently that some of the very best music these days comes to us from the state of Michigan. Indeed, artists based in the state liberally populated my year-end “best of” lists for 2014, which you can peruse… 446 more words


Baby Chaos - Out Of The Silence

When I first watched BABY CHAOS’ video for “Hello Victim” in 1994, I couldn’t tell if they were grungy pop, glam, indie, alternative, noise/power pop or something else, but I knew I loved it. 1,460 more words



Finally catching-up with some new releases like Soto (earMusic) which features one of my favourite vocalists Jeff Scott Soto. This is his metal album and as much as I like metal (bar the pub metal of most NWOBHM!) this album has failed ot grab me. 274 more words

Melodic Rock

Interview : The Rubinoos

When the members of the Rubinoos join together for the first times, they had no ideas that their musical riffs and vamps, will contribute to the development of the power pop genre, and will continue to inspire people almost 40 years after. 1,755 more words

American Music

197. Motion City Soundtrack, Commit This to Memory (2005)

I’m not immune to the charms of pop-punk, I’m really not. I mean, it’s basically power-pop from the pit, right? Big catchy melodies draped over pogoing three-chord instrumentals? 435 more words

Top 200 Of The 2000s

Music Park: Kaiser Chiefs @ Ram's Head Live (Baltimore, Md.) -- 5/12/15

The Kaiser Chiefs

The mighty Kaiser Chiefs blazed a righteous path through one of their signature songs, “I Predict a Riot,” causing an already excited audience to stomp around the dance floor with even more fervor. 731 more words

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