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Down with pop

Up-and-coming eclectic bands featured in 5th IPO Boston fest

By Jonathan Perry
Globe Correspondent / November 2, 2007

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It may not have launched a coup d'etat on the musical status quo, but the International Pop Overthrow, an annual blowout of jangle, hooks, and melody, is overturning expectations about what modern "pop music" can be. Since the event's inception a decade ago in Los Angeles, the IPO has gotten bigger, better, and truly international (with shows in Liverpool, England, ... (Full article: 971 words)

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