I’ve been prophesising for a few years now that pop’s reign would end and guitar music (indie, rock etc.) would return to the charts, but so far it hasn’t come true. The media has predicted it and wished for it, but it hasn’t happened. An article posted on the NME website today excitedly noted that… Continue reading Popping The Question: Do the public really want guitar music back?
Tag: Little Mix
The 25 Most Poptastic Singles of 2012 – Part 2
The 20th Most Poptastic Single of 2012 Jhameel – White Lie You’ve lost an earring, Jhameel! Released: 5th January Writer: Jhameel Trivia: I asked Jhameel for an interesting random fact about White Lie and he said “The song was written in about an hour, I was just having some fun in the studio, and almost… Continue reading The 25 Most Poptastic Singles of 2012 – Part 2
My Songs of the Week
Here are my latest song recommendations, originally posted on Tumblr: Jhameel – Shadow of a Man Little Mix – How Ya Doin’ IYES – Lighthouse Amanda Fondell – Bastard Jordan Corey – Do Me Wrong One Direction – Last First Kiss Duke Dumont ft. A*M*E & MNEK – Need U (100%)
Bumper Album Review Post: One Direction, Little Mix, JLS and Christina Aguilera
One Direction – Take Me Home (Listen) Take Me Home is exactly what its two lead singles suggest: A mixture of songs that sound like the Up All Night album but less good, and songs written by Ed Sheeran that make you want to stick your head in the oven. Apart from the Sheeran songs… Continue reading Bumper Album Review Post: One Direction, Little Mix, JLS and Christina Aguilera
A Year of Future Pop!
This week marks a year since the very first Future Pop mailer! In that time many of the artists, including Conor Maynard, Rita Ora, fun. and Carly Rae Jepsen, have become major chart stars, while others are currently speeding along to the highway to success. Here’s an update on their progress… Gabrielle Aplin is currently… Continue reading A Year of Future Pop!
Future Hits: Reality TV Season
Taken from this week’s Future Pop mailer. Click here to subscribe. For the past decade the last quarter of the year has been all about the reality TV releases, and this year is no different with singles from talent show stars old and new likely to feature heavily in the charts. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLw0LjVTuPux_Euk74WU-G96pe-XJFU2iD] Tracklisting: Little Mix… Continue reading Future Hits: Reality TV Season
Review: GB Posters
If you want to make your bedroom a bit more poptastic, what better way than adding a few posters of your favourite singers or bands? This way you can make sure every visitor knows you’re a pop fan as soon as they arrive, plus you can wake up and see your future pop star husband… Continue reading Review: GB Posters
This Must Be Pop brings you Future Pop! (Issue #36)
Future Pop is a weekly email featuring the hottest new pop songs and artists that you need to know about. Sign up here then read on, listen up and make sure you tweet me @poptastic to let me know what you think of my picks! Future Stars Little Mix (Syco) Wings is a brilliant… Continue reading This Must Be Pop brings you Future Pop! (Issue #36)