www.shopquicker.net
   Sign Up    Log In    Category    Coupons    Shops    Ideas    Reviews set favor Add to Favorites
 Home | Music & Movies

Pop rock
Pop rock is a music genre which mixes a catchy pop style and light lyrics in its (typically) guitar-based rock songs. There are varying definitions of the term, ranging from a slower and mellower form of rock music to a subgenre of pop music. Scholars have noted that pop and rock are usually depicted as opposites; the detractors of pop often deride it as a slick, commercial product, less authentic than rock music.

Pop rock has been described as an "upbeat variety of rock music represented by artists such as Elton John, Paul McCartney, Rod Stewart, Chicago, and Peter Frampton." In contrast, music reviewer George Starostin defines it as a subgenre of pop music that uses catchy pop songs that are mostly guitar-based. Starostin argues that most of what is traditionally called 'power pop' falls into the pop rock subgenre. He claims that the lyrical content of pop rock is "normally secondary to the music."
Keywords:rock
 Jun 25 2012

previous: The Top Ten Car Brands
next: Why is rock music different from pop music?


Same category shops:
www.recycledalbumart.com
the shop were music albums are handcrafted into 9 album art cover coasters with coordinating wacky vinyl record baskets....
www.wallysgrooveworld.com
Online store - vinyl record shop specialized in electronic music with searchable database and mail order. Loads of colle...
www.midivox.com
MidiVox Professional MIDI Home of High-Quality Midi files

fraud   Copyright © 2010-2014 ShopQuicker, Inc.  All rights reserved.      Contact Us    |   Tell Friends    |   Privacy    |   Terms of Use Link shopquicker  DeepData©