Spins and Reviews | 05.02.17 By Alan Haber – Pure Pop Radio Charlatan Record Cartel spotlight popsters The Sunday Brothers get heavy, man, on “Save Me,” the follow-up to their initial, smash “somber, ruminative ballad about that night in ‘Bankside,’” as we called it in our review back in late February. Part of Charlatan’s ongoing, … Read moreCharlatan Record Cartel’s Sunday Brothers Get Heavy, Man
A message from Alan Haber: For the past few months, I have been adding hundreds of new songs and artists to the Pure Pop Radio playlist. For a lot of reasons, most notably ongoing health concerns, I have been unable to report on these adds. Since time is marching on at a rather rapid pace, and 2015 … Read moreBuckle Up: We Begin the Long Rundown of New Music and Artists Recently Added to the Pure Pop Radio Playlist
Bill Lloyd | “Yesterday” b/w “Miracle Mile” (iTunes Download) | “Yesterday,” “Miracle Mile,” “Frank,” “It’s Happening Now,” and “Today’s Soundtrack” (Limited Edition CD-EP) Review by Alan Haber With today’s release of his fantastic new single, the master musical magician Bill Lloyd once again aims for the stars and far surpasses them. The double A-side spinner, … Read moreBill Lloyd Raises the Bar…Again
We’re always listening to music here at the well-appointed, Ikeafied Pure Pop Radio headquarters. Headphones on or headphones off, we’re constantly looking for just the right sounds that we can add to our ever-growing playlist. We’re dedicated, we’re steadfast, and we’re here to say we’ve found some more great platters that do indeed matter. So, … Read moreTune In and Turn Us On: Pure Pop Radio has More New Music for You, You and You, Too!
It was inevitable, of course; we couldn’t possibly go too long without another round of adds to our playlist! Herewith, then, are some of the latest new songs and artists now playing in rotation on Pure Pop Radio. Nick Piunti | Beyond the Static Nick Piunti’s smashing followup to last year’s 13 in My Head … Read moreWhat’s that You Hear? New Songs and Artists Have Been Added to the Pure Pop Radio Playlist!
We’re back with another extra special, vitamin-rich group of great new and new-to-you melodic pop music added to the Pure Pop Radio playlist. Let’s get right to it, then. We’ll begin by taking an extended look at a fantastic new tribute to Elvis Costello. Various Artists | Beyond Belief/A Tribute to Elvis Costello We’ve talked … Read moreAre You Ready? Thursday’s Big Blast of New Music Added to the Pure Pop Radio Playlist Is Here!
2015 is quickly shaping up to be a banner year for melodic pop music. With only a month and a few days behind us, we’ve already seen some pretty wonderful sounds coming across our desk and leaping from there onto our playlist. Today and tomorrow, we’re bringing you the latest adds to our station: a … Read moreWe’ve Got the Pop Goods, and Lots of Them! Day One of Our Two Day New Music Event Starts Now!
We’re on an exciting mission to expand the Pure Pop Radio playlist yet again! Hundreds of new songs have been added over the past couple of weeks; this week–today and tomorrow, day one and day two–we’ll be rolling out posts filled to the brim with heritage and newly-added artists and songs currently spinning in rotation. … Read moreWe’ve Added Hundreds of New Songs…Again! It’s Pure Pop Radio’s Wednesday and Thursday After Tuesday Event! Come Join Us!
by Alan Haber (See below for 35 songs that have been added to the Pure Pop Radio Playlist) The act of musicians paying tribute to a favorite artist’s art for the purposes of expressing adulation and exposing some other idea or sound to fans is not a new concept, but it is a great and … Read moreThe Surfin’ Harmony King Rides the Waves: Matt Tyson’s Melodious Monuments to Good Time Music