How to use Power-pop in a sentence
At last - the debut album album from Scotland's best-kept power-pop secret!
At last - the debut album album from Scotland 's best-kept power-pop secret !
An unashamed lover of the Beatles, Lynne's lush harmonies, layered production techniques, catchy guitar riffs, and sweet as candy melodies fuelled some of the best power-pop music ever recorded.
Although they are best known for their ska/punk songs, the band originally leaned towards power pop and pop punk.
The guitar is also associated with the early years of The Who, as well as the power pop movement of the 1970s.Advertisement
Weezer's Rivers Cuomo was worried the song was too corny; Ric Ocasek of The Cars, who was producing Weezer's debut power pop masterpiece album, convinced him otherwise.
Their influences were clearly American music - rockabilly, power pop and garage rock - but their embrace of the synth sounds coming out of Britain put them in the New Wave camp.
As their career progressed, their music began to be less New Wave and adhered more closely to power pop and garage rock sounds.