Show 473: Great U.S. Indie Power Pop 45s

Listen Up! features selections from the “30 Great U.S. Indie Power Pop 45s” listed in the book Shake Some Action: The Ultimate Power Pop Guide by John Borack.

From the book, Shake Some Action: The Ultimate Power Pop Guide by John Borack.
The Badbeats – One And One Is Two
The Boys- You Make Me Shake
The Rockers – Don’t Leave Me Tonight
Prix – Girl
Chris Stamey & The dB’s – (I Thought) You Wanted To Know

Gary Valentine – The First One
Shake Shakes – You Can Run
Shoes – Tomorrow Night

The Heats – Rivals
The Bats – Popgun
Don Kriss – Let’s Do Something Tonight
Luxury – Green Hearts
Richard X Heyman – Vacation

Marbles – Red Light
Beat Rodeo – What’s The Matter

The Flamin’ Groovies – You Tore Me Down
20/20 – Giving It All Away
The Shout – I Won’t Be There

The Colors – Have You Seen Her
The Infidels – Mad About That Girl
Gary Charlson – Shark
The Names – Why Can’t It Be
Barry Knoedl – Baby Don’t Give Up

Keith Herman – She’s Got A Whole Number
The Donuts – She May Be Your Girl
The Secrets – It’s Your Heart Tonight
The Poppees – If She Cries
Tommy Keene – Back To Zero Now

——Not from the list
Listen Up! plays the hits!

Raspberries – Go All The Way
Big Star – September Gurls
Badfinger – Baby Blue

Todd Rundgren – Couldn’t I Just Tell You

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