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RockBoar.com Picture    Power pop is a popular musical genre that draws its inspiration from 1960s British and American pop and rock music.

   It typically incorporates a combination of musical devices such as strong melodies, crisp vocal harmonies, economical arrangements, and prominent guitar riffs. Instrumental solos are usually kept to a minimum, and blues elements are largely downplayed. Recordings tend to display production values that lean toward compression and a forceful drum beat. Instruments usually include one or more electric guitars, an electric bass guitar, a drum kit, and sometimes electric keyboards or synthesizers.

     While its cultural impact has waxed and waned over the decades, power pop is among rock's most enduring subgenres.


Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Power_Pop

Power Pop bands starting with 'R': 5 bands in database

Ramblers (Germany)Ramones (United States)
Readymades (United States)Rich Kids (United Kingdom)
Rockin' Horse (United Kingdom)

Power Pop artists starting with 'R': 25 artists in database

Allan RawlingsBent Rasmussen
C. J. RamoneChris Remington
Dee Dee RamoneDuncan "Kid" Reid
Frankie RodriguezJerry Roth
Joey RamoneJohn Ford
Johnny RamoneLarry Ripley
Lee RobinsonMarky Ramone
Paul RobinsonPaul Rutner
Peter ReilichRazzle
Richie RamoneRod Roach
Stephane ReynaudSteve "Vom" Ritchie
Steve RobinsonTommy Ramone
Trevor Reidy

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