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The Best Pop Singles of 2012
16 Dec 2012 // 5:20 PM

In 2012, people -- not just kids -- loved pop.


In Defense of Boy Band Mania
2 Apr 2012 // 6:00 PM

With acts such as Big Time Rush and One Direction beginning to achieve pop star success, it's clear that we need bubble gum pop.


One Direction: Take Me Home
15 Nov 2012 // 12:10 AM

These may be the least articulate cads on the pop charts, but their beats speak volumes.

One Direction: Up All Night
15 Mar 2012 // 6:00 PM

Up All Night is a little bit of a revelation when it comes to tweenybopper bubblegum pop in that it doesn’t suck. Really.


Boy bands are back, and they’re doing big business
29 Mar 2012 // 4:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — Hundreds of glow sticks luminesced over the sold-out crowd at Gibson Amphitheatre on a recent Friday night. Prepubescent girls snapped cellphone pictures and

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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