Episode 98: Top of the Pops

Thanks to Nilina Mason-Campbell for joining us! You can listen above, or download the episode right here.

Topic:

  • Pop music!
  • When did we learn to love pop music?
  • When did “Pop” become a sound, rather than another word for “popular music”?
  • Is pop music unfairly maligned?

Songs:

  • U2 – “The Miracle (Of Joey Ramone)”
  • Katy Perry – “Teenage Dream”
  • Arcade Fire – “Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)”
  • Primal Scream – “Movin’ on Up”

Bands:

  • Bono / U2
  • Joey Ramone / The Ramones
  • David Byrne
  • Ryan Adams
  • Weezer
  • Dr. Dre
  • The Rolling Stones
  • The Black Keys
  • Radiohead
  • Beyonce
  • Kanye West
  • Tommy Celt / Cannon Riggs / Alan Bishop / Paul Thomas / Rod
  • Jars of Clay
  • Creed
  • Nickelback
  • Melissa Etheridge
  • Ural Thoma & the Pain
  • Owen Pallett
  • Avi Buffalo
  • Mike Doughty
  • Soul Coughing
  • Katy Perry
  • Tegan & Sara
  • Britney Spears
  • Fall Out Boy
  • Staind
  • Christina Aguilera
  • N Sync
  • Backstreet Boys
  • Ariana Grande
  • Jonas Brothers
  • Depeche Mode
  • New Order
  • Eurythmics
  • Kraftwerk
  • Taylor Swift
  • Nelly
  • Pharrell Williams
  • Pussycat Dolls
  • Daft Punk
  • Good Charlotte
  • Black Flag
  • One Direction
  • Justin Timberlake
  • Michael Jackson
  • Lady Gaga
  • Prince
  • Madonna
  • Usher
  • Arcade Fire
  • Bloc Party
  • Futureheads
  • Tupac Shakur
  • Lykke Li
  • Ben Folds
  • Phone Call
  • Ali Muhareb
  • Tim Hecker
  • Oneohtrix Point Never
  • Liz Harris / Grouper
  • Interpol
  • Paul Banks / Carlos D / Rey Pila
  • David Pajo / Slint
  • The Last Internationale
  • Charts
  • Zammuto
  • The Books
  • Herbie Hancock
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Nine Inch Nails
  • My Bloody Valentine
  • Robert “Throb” Young / Primal Scream
  • Peter Gutteridge / The Clean
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