The A-Z of Glastonbury Festival 2015: From Arcadia to Zombies - Article + Photos - 25 June 2015
"The Glastonbury Festival, which takes place this weekend, is unlike any other festival in the world.
Where else could you find the biggest pop, rock and rap stars rubbing shoulders with Brazilian bossa nova legends,
Nobel peace prize winners, film directors, politicians, punk ballet dancers, Russian dissidents and a giant fire-breathing rave spider?
They are some of the 26 essential things to look and listen out for this year."
Pop music marked by three revolutions in 50 years
"The evolution of western pop music, spanning from 1960 to 2010, has been analysed by scientists."
DJ Earworm Mashup - United State of Pop 2014 (Do What You Wanna Do)
"DJ Earworm has delivered his annual mashup of the past year’s biggest pop hits, skillfully blended into one memorable song.
Yes, some of your favorites might be missing, because this is based on the top 25 songs according to Billboard's weekly Hot 100 charts....
The songs are listed at the YouTube page."
- Pop music "(a term that originally derives from an abbreviation of "popular") is a genre of popular music which originated in its modern form in the 1950s, deriving from rock and roll." ...
As a genre, pop music is very eclectic, often borrowing elements from other styles including urban, dance, rock, Latin and country; nonetheless, there are core elements which define pop. Such include generally short-to-medium length songs, written in a basic format (often the verse-chorus structure), as well as the common employment of repeated choruses, melodic tunes, and catchy hooks. "
Pop Music :
Banghra - BritPop - Garage - Glam Rock (aka Glitter Rock) - Goth
- Grunge - Hip Hop - Indie - Madchester - Mods - Northern Soul - Punk
- Rockers - Ska - Soca - Techno - UK Garage - Learning English through
Pop Music -
Interesting British Bands