. Have you caught the holiday spirit yet this year? If not, no worries, we have the perfect new Christmas tune to get you in the mood! D.I.L.F. USA's "Countdown To Christmas" is a deliciously uptempo, rockin'...Read more
Category Archives: Video
#songoftheday / #amlistening = POLLY SCATTERGOOD: “RED”
Spoiler alert: the above video for Polly Scattergood's seven-minute+ new single, "Red," is part two of a five-part short film she'll be releasing this Spring. We've included part one here as well....Read more
MOLTEN METAL = W.A.S.P: “DOCTOR ROCKTER” (#AMLISTENING #NOWPLAYING #NOWLISTENING #NEWMUSIC)
W.A.S.P., the brainchild of the always controversial vocalist/songwriter/guitarist Blackie Lawless, released the album Reidolized: The Soundtrack to the Crimson Idol on February 2, 2018. The album came with The Crimson Idol movie on DVD and Blu-ray along with six tracks that were intended for the original...Read more
#songoftheday = Bulletboys – “D-Evil”
The BulletBoys are back. Marq Torien and company have just unleashed "D-Evil," the first video and single from their forthcoming album From Out Of The Skies, and it's a blistering hot, heavy metal tour de force. ...Read more
AN INTERVIEW WITH “THE RIVER” DIRECTOR DAVID S. MARFIELD
interview by Michael McCarthy I’ve known David S. Marfield for nearly my whole life. Back in 1995, I was publishing a hair metal zine called ANT, The Only Cool Magazine that bites. One of the interviews I did was with Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider. Rather than talk about music the whole time,...Read more
GREAT PERFORMANCE: SIGRID: “DON’T KILL MY VIBE” ON THE LATE LATE SHOW WITH JAMES CORDEN
Back on February 13th of this year, I posted Sigrid's "Don't Kill My Vibe" as our song of the day. At the time, it was a little-known song that was only available to stream on Spotify. It had no music video and if it was on...Read more
#songoftheday = ELOHIM: “SKINNY LEGS”
Elohim's latest single, "Skinny Legs," might strike you as an abstract, maybe even inaccessible, song the first few times you listen to it. I even wondered if it was too bizarre for me when it first wormed its way inside my ears. That said, I put...Read more
#songoftheday = MOLLY MOORE: “Blood. Sweat. Tears.”
We're gearing up to do an interview with Molly Moore soon. In the meantime, we thought we'd feature her hypnotic video for her song "Blood. Sweat. Tears," which reminds us of the piano ballads of BANKS. A blend of the sensual and the melancholic, Molly's song...
WORLD PREMIERE / #songoftheday: Equador – “Bones of Man”
#songoftheday = KATY PERRY “RISE”
SurpRISE! Katy Perry has released a new single! It's called "Rise" and it's made of awesome! I'm not sure all of her fans will like it though. You see, it's very much in the trip-hop vein. Trippier than "Dark Horse," in fact. That said, it's...
#songoftheday = Peter Eldridge & Becca Stevens: “WISH YOU WITH ME”
I can't remember the last time, if ever, that I've featured jazz on Love is Pop. It surprises me more than it probably surprises you. I do like a little jazz music with my Sunday morning coffee now and then. Well, to be sure, I...
#songoftheday = GARBAGE: “EVEN THOUGH OUR LOVE IS DOOMED”
#songoftheday = X AMBASSADORS: “LOW LIFE 2.0”
"Please tell me I'm broke / It's much easier that way." So goes part of X Ambassador's "Low Life," a song about fighting the good fight and losing. If you like melancholy, you're in for a real treat here. This song will have you wishing...
WORLD PREMIERE / #songoftheday: SchulKid – “La La Lave” feat. I Am Harlequin
London-based producer/songwriter SchulKid will be releasing his debut EP, Physical Education, on July 30th. In the meantime, we're tickled pink to premiere his new single and video, "La La Lave," featuring the lovely I Am Harlequin. The EP's previous single, "Love Like This" featuring Tara Priya,...
#videooftheday = BLONDE REDHEAD: “DRIPPING” (VERY NSFW!)
NSFW - NSFW - NSFW -- very erotic. Artsy though!...