Pure Pop Radio is Bursting with New, Magical Sounds

By Alan Haber – Pure Pop Radio Although you probably won’t ever hear any songs by rocker Marilyn Manson on Pure Pop Radio, you will likely agree with a quote attributed to him. “Music is the strongest form of magic,” Manson is said to have uttered once upon a time.  Good for Marilyn, we say! … Read morePure Pop Radio is Bursting with New, Magical Sounds

Favorite Records of the Year: Stars of 2016

By Alan Haber – Pure Pop Radio (Originally posted 01.03.17) 2016 was a terrific year for melodic pop music from both new and heritage artists, perhaps the best in recent memory. My list of 28 Favorite Records of the Year from 27 artists–The Stars of 2016–is presented below in random order. It has long been … Read moreFavorite Records of the Year: Stars of 2016

New on Pure Pop Radio 7.8.16

   Spins and Reviews | July 8, 2016 | by Alan Haber Melodic pop shines in today’s listing… Vanilla | “Sweet Shop” Gather round, kids, for another game of guess what Jayson’s on about, dressed up this time in catchy minor-to-major-key-and-back-again Beatlesque romping clothes adorned with backward cymbal; strangled, wah-wah-dipped lead guitar, and a “Hey Jude”-type playout … Read moreNew on Pure Pop Radio 7.8.16

On Day Four, a Little More…Look at What We Have In Store for You Today! The Pure Pop Radio Melodic Pop Songs Explosion Continues!

We’re so close to the de facto fireworks displays that July 4th brings each and every year that we’ve had to turn up the volume on our two-week-long event. Look! There goes another bunch of adds to the vaunted Pure Pop Radio playlist! Let’s see what’s in store for your ears today! The Junipers – … Read moreOn Day Four, a Little More…Look at What We Have In Store for You Today! The Pure Pop Radio Melodic Pop Songs Explosion Continues!