agitpop

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Blend of agitation and pop, by analogy with agitprop

NounEdit

agitpop (uncountable)

  1. (music) Pop music of an agitational character
    • 2006 April 28, Miles Raymer, “Against Me!”, Chicago Reader:
      His keenest outrage is reserved for the Bush administration, which he tears into like a good punker should, but Gabel's lyrics and delivery have a subtlety and wit that more didactic agitpop singers lack. "
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