Song of the Day: Xtc – This Is Pop?

Celebrations here are linked with the song that gave name to this radio show. This is why the Song of the Day number 250 is the single that the English rock band released in 1978. Wikipedia helps here claiming that the leader of the group Andy Partridge «wrote the song as a response to labels such as punk, which he believed were redundant of pop. The song’s opening F chord was based on The BeatlesA Hard Day’s Night (1964).» Dig our playlists, podcasts, and our columns for more music. Enjoy!