Tag Archives: Aly & AJ

Teen-pop On the Radio—Finally

I have long been frustrated by the way Disney-pop and teen-pop in general have been ignored by terrestrial radio. Though I understand why programmers have avoided the more tween and pre-tween oriented music—that is, the real kid’s stuff—ignoring big-selling artists … Continue reading

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Bye-bye Disney

There are many ways to let a former employer know what you think of them, but I’m not sure it’s ever been done with the cover art for a single before. Rock Mafia, aka the production team of Tim James … Continue reading

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The year so far, ctd.

When I was doing my half-year summation last week, an idea struck me that I didn’t have time to include. As I said there, the apparent greatness of the year overall hasn’t made much of an impression on the pop … Continue reading

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Do the Disney Dance

Despite it’s obvious popularity and impressive sales record, Disney-pop has been a non-starter on the radio. With the exception of Miley Cyrus, no Disney-associated act, including the Jonas Brothers, has been able to make much of an impression. So unless … Continue reading

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New this week—2/28/10

Christopher Wilde “Hero”, #57 “StarStruck” #77 “Something About the Sunshine” (with Anna Margaret), #81 Christopher Wilde, in case you’re not a connoiseur of the Disney Channel, is the name of the fictional teen heart-throb in Disney’s latest made-for-TV tweener extravaganza, … Continue reading

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New this week—1/3/10

Selena Gomez & The Scene—”Naturally” #39 The title is wonderfully ironic for such an obviously manufactured chunk of music, but this is still the best piece of Disney pop since Miley Cyrus’ “See You Again”, or maybe even Aly & … Continue reading

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