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Classic Pop Magazine

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Classic Pop is the must-read magazine for anyone passionate about the pop genres that drive modern culture. Celebrate both the new and the old stars of the classic pop music world, with your very own Classic Pop digital magazine.


In each issue, Classic Pop has in-depth exclusive interviews with the world's most significant musicians. It covers key genres from the 70s, 80s and 90s such as new wave, New Romantic, Ska, indie and of course, the megastars of the 90s.


In the comprehensive music review section, you can stay up-to-date on all the latest and new artists that have a touch of retro about them - you’ll always have something fresh to listen to!


Join the thousands of Classic Pop magazine readers today, with a monthly digital subscription. Enjoy exclusive artist interviews, news and fantastic features on all the biggest albums and acts in the pop music world.

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The results are in! The latest issue features the Classic Pop 'Top 100 Albums of the Eighties' - as decided by our readers - including the classics of the decade, some cult favourites and a few wildcards to boot.

PLUS! We give the Classic Pop verdict on David Bowie's new album 'Blackstar'…

Elsewhere in the issue we investigate the classic pop of Christmas, delve into Sparks' weird and wonderful back catalogue, survey Simple Mind's classic album 'Once Upon A Time' and take a closer look at the leftfield sleeve art of John Foxx.

Interviews include Visage's Steve Barnacle, Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook of Squeeze, Susanna Hoffs, McAlmont & Butler and modern synthpop duo Hurts.

First launched in October 2012, Classic Pop is a monthly British music magazine, that celebrates the most influential pop music from the 70s, 80s and 90s.


In each issue, Classic Pop dedicates a minimum of five pages to the creation, influence and history of one of the most significant albums from the pop genre. From Duran Duran’s ‘Rio’ to ‘Fantastic’ by Wham! or Primal Scream’s outstanding ‘Screamadelica’, Classic Pop magazine covers all of your favourite pop music classics.


As well as it’s regular monthly editions, Classic Pop has released a number of special one-off issues that celebrate the most influential, classic pop icons such as Michael Jackson, ABBA, Elton John, Prince, Madonna, David Bowie and Paul McCartney.

A Classic Pop digital magazine subscription is a must-have for anyone interested in the 70s, 80s and 90s pop music. Each issue is packed with fantastic features - with your subscription you’ll receive:

  • Access to exclusive A-list artist interviews
  • News on the very latest happenings in music
  • Backstage access to the ‘Classic Album’ feature
  • ‘Godfathers of Pop’ feature
  • ‘The Lowdown’ feature - the comprehensive review of classic bands and artists
  • ‘Pop Art’ feature - a tribute to the best artwork in music
  • Review section that highlights the very best new releases, reissues and vinyl
  • ‘Lost & Found’ section - albums or singles that have seemingly been forgotten

 

 


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Fantastic magazine. Smash Hits for grown-ups! Reviewed Thursday, March 26, 2020

IF YOU LIKE CLASSIC POP THEN YOU WILL LOVE THE MAGAZINE

THIS IS A GREAT MAGAZINE IT HAS AN ALBUM REVIEW SECTION WHICH IS GOOD AS WELL AS THIS IT HAS LOTS OF IN-DEPTH INTERVIEWS ABOUT MOST POP & 1980S BANDS GREAT READ THANK YOU. Reviewed Thursday, March 26, 2020
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Classic Pop

Great articles - well written, nice mix of classics and new music of interest. Mix of in-depth features and short, newsy updates. Reviewed Thursday, February 27, 2020

Classic read

Always delivers and never disappoints Reviewed Thursday, June 27, 2019

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best Classic Pop Mag Available, worth a good read Reviewed Sunday, March 3, 2019

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WELCOME TO CLASSIC POP IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR. WONDERFULLY ODD IN THAT, NO MATTER WHAT THE SONG OR WHO’S SINGING IT, IF IT’S RELEASED AT YEAR’S END IT AUTOMATICALLY BECOMES ‘A CHRISTMAS SONG’. IN LATE 198...
Bowie’s birthday star Three years after his shock return with Where Are We Now?, pop’s greatest enigma has confirmed he will release Blackstar on 8th January 2016, the day he turns 69. The seven-track follow-up to ...
No.20 IS IT A DREAM CLASSIX NOUVEAUX Guitarist Jak Airport and drummer BP Hurding left cult punk band X-Ray Spex to form Classix Nouveaux in 1979 and with the help of an advert in the Melody Maker, recruited unconventional bald-headed p...
Return of the King Dandy highwayman Adam Ant will tour his 1980 classic Kings Of The Wild Frontier across the UK next year. The record – produced by Chris Hughes and featuring hits Antmusic plus Dog Eat Dog – in...
WELL LUSH Lush – with Elastica’s Justin Welch on drums – will reunite to play London’s Roundhouse on 6 & 7th of May 2016. Miki Berenyi says, “For 20 years it was an impossible undertaking, but we all loved...
Let’s Rock again Festival stalwarts Let’s Rock have secured a cavalcade of Classic Pop faves for 2016. Jimmy Somerville, The Human League, Jason Donovan, Sinitta, Black Box and Cutting Crew are just some of th...

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