The tempo of the song which tends to be fast, the sound of the guitar tightly wrapped in distortion effects, and the use of thematic lyrics, may be the three main characteristics of pop-punk music.
This flow can be said to be quite popular and popular among music fans. Evidenced by the existence of big names of pop-punk bands, including New Found Glory, All Time Low, and Green Day, which is still so loved today.
Not only in the United States, the popularity of pop-punk music seems to have also penetrated into Europe. Several countries in the continent of Europe also have pop-punk bands that are no less cool to listen to.
Then who are they? In the following, we have a summary of five European pop-punk bands from Europe that you need to know about.
- Why Everyone Left
Why Everyone Left (W.E.L) is a band based in the city of Modena, Italy. The band, consisting of Enzo Cappucci, Luca Bi, and Luca Incerti, was founded in November 2013. Initially, they were known for their first single and video clip entitled “It’s Not Me, That’s Hopeless”. With their latest EP, titled “Been Home Enough”, W.E.L, increasingly glimpsed by their flagship song, “Do It Again”.
Although not so long ago, the band from the United Kingdom will be releasing their second EP, which is planned to come out in the spring of 2018. Through their first EP titled “In the Back of My Mind”, Maypine began to gain an existence by playing on various stages festival on the European continent.
- Back Garden Light
With their first EP, “Life’s A Game”, the band that describes their music as heavy pop punk, is one band that needs attention. Their song entitled “Berserker” gives a pretty solid impression about this band from the city of Bordeaux, France.
The band, based in the city of Dessau, Germany, has been poor across the pop-punk music industry in its home country since 2012. Their latest album titled “Problems Solved” (2016) performed with a flagship song titled “Slow Lane”.
- City Kids Feel the Beat
City Kids Feel the Beat labeled themselves as “an energetic band that mixes hardcore with an impressive number (pop) of punk and party”. The latest EP album, titled “Stories”, drove with their song that was given the same title, namely “Stories”.