Pop-punk
Genre research
Emma Saunders
What is Pop-punk?
• Pop-punk is a modern music genre
that has gained increasing
popularity since the late 1990’s
• Pop...
Artists who shaped the genre
• Nirvana
• The Offspring
• Green Day
• Blink182
• Sum41
• Fallout Boy
Artists of the genre most popular
now (2014)
• 5 seconds of summer
• Simple Plan
• Paramore
• Fallout boy
• You me a...
other Pop-punk artists since 2000
who had chart success
• Avril Lavigne
• Busted
• Bowling for soup
• Lil Chris
• Pa...
Pop-punk success in the charts
• Pop punk's commercial success generally peaked
with the 1999 release of Blink-182's Ene...
As you can see this PINK
and MINT colour is very
associated with Blink182
and the pop-punk genre,
hence I have used th...
codes and conventions
• Pop-punk artists are usually featured in special
editions of pop magazines, therefore these issu...
Record labels
• Illegal records
• Ruby records
• Sound flat records
• Fearless records
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Pop punk genre homework

media coursework for my production of a music magazine
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
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  • 1. Pop-punk Genre research Emma Saunders
  • 2. What is Pop-punk? • Pop-punk is a modern music genre that has gained increasing popularity since the late 1990’s • Pop-punk is described as a strand of alternative rock that typically merges pop melodies with speedy punk rock tempos, chord changes and loud guitars. About.com has described second-wave pop punk bands as having "a radio friendly sheen to their music, but still maintaining much of the speed and attitude of classic punk rock"
  • 3. Artists who shaped the genre • Nirvana • The Offspring • Green Day • Blink182 • Sum41 • Fallout Boy
  • 4. Artists of the genre most popular now (2014) • 5 seconds of summer • Simple Plan • Paramore • Fallout boy • You me at six
  • 5. other Pop-punk artists since 2000 who had chart success • Avril Lavigne • Busted • Bowling for soup • Lil Chris • Panic! At the disco • The all American rejects • All time low • Good Charlotte • My chemical romance • You me at six
  • 6. Pop-punk success in the charts • Pop punk's commercial success generally peaked with the 1999 release of Blink-182's Enema of the State, which sold 15 million copies worldwide • Blink-182's status was cemented by constant rotation on MTV. The band Lit enjoyed chart success with the single "My Own Worst Enemy", which spent 11 weeks on the top of the modern rock charts • Blink-182 had continued success in 2001 with Take Off Your Pants and Jacket, which sold 14 million copies worldwide.
  • 7. As you can see this PINK and MINT colour is very associated with Blink182 and the pop-punk genre, hence I have used these colours for my pop-punk magazine’s house style.
  • 8. codes and conventions • Pop-punk artists are usually featured in special editions of pop magazines, therefore these issues usually follow typical conventions of a pop magazine, often incorporating a few elements of rock magazines. Conventions As Pop-punk is a genre with mainly a female audience, pinks and light pastel colours are often expected to be prominent. The look of pop-punk is also prominent as artists of this genre are dressed in a distinct. Codes Names of artists that are popular in mainstream charts and alternative charts are often featured on cover to draw in fans of the genre.
  • 9. Record labels • Illegal records • Ruby records • Sound flat records • Fearless records