This is what Brooklyn sounds like
Hosted by Evan Bieber.

PopRocks explores the artists, bands, and songs of today’s biggest hits in pop, rock, dance, and hip hop. Listen to the top songs and learn about the inspiration behind them. We will dissect pop radio together, review new music, and explore pop and rock music through the years.

Listen LIVE every Tuesday at 7:00 pm
Category: 80s, Dance, Hip Hop, Local Music, Music, R&B, Rock, Talk

About Evan Bieber

Music enthusiast Evan Bieber currently lives in Bushwick, Brooklyn. He grew up on 90’s alternative and R&B, pop, and pop/punk emo music. His favorite concerts of all time have included Something Corporate, Fleetwood Mac, and Lady Gaga. Evan is also a high school math teacher for students with disabilities. He also lives at home with a cute boxer/lab mix puppy named Willow.

Evan Bieber‘s Social Media

Play Latest Episode

Play and Download Recent Episodes

Complete archive can be found at

  • Episode 12 - Super Bowl Halftime Show
    by PopRocks on February 13, 2018 at 9:55 pm

    Host Evan Bieber and fellow music enthusiast Tanzanite recap some of the best Super Bowl Halftime Shows of all time. Lady Gaga - Bad Romance Justin Timberlake ft Timbaland - SexyBack Michael Jackson - Black or White Diana Ross and The Supremes - You Can't Hurry Love Run DMC ft Aerosmith - Walk this Way Janet Jackson - Rhythm Nation Prince - Let's Go Crazy Tom Petty - I Won't Back Down Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run Beyonce - Run the World (Girls) Justin Timberlake - Mirrors Listen →

  • Episode 11 - Bruno Mars / The Grammys
    by PopRocks on February 5, 2018 at 9:06 pm

    On the 60th Grammy Awards, Bruno Mars won 6 awards, including song of the year, record of the year, and album of the year for his album 24K Magic. On this episode, we listen to Bruno Mars and some of the musical artists that inspired him. Artists include: Michael Jackson, Elvis Presley, Little Richard, James Brown, Prince, Jimi Hendrix, and New Edition. There is also an interview with music enthusiast, Tanzanite, about the Grammy Awards. We discuss our favorite performances of the evening, as well as all of the snubs of the night. Bruno Mars - 24K Magic Michael Jackson - Bad Elvis Presley - Jailhouse Rock Little Richard - Long Tall Sally (The Thing) James Brown - Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine Bruno Mars - Perm Michael Jackson - P.Y.T (Pretty Young Thing) Prince - Kiss Jimi Hendrix - All Along the Watchtower Bruno Mars - Treasure New Edition - Cool it Now Bruno Mars - Versace on the Floor Listen →

  • Episode 10 - IndiePopAlt
    by PopRocks on January 28, 2018 at 6:10 pm

    On this episode, we rock out to some indie/pop/alternative rock music. Bands include The Killers, Mumford and Sons, The 1975, and more! M83 - Midnight City The Killers - All These Things That I’ve Done The 1975 - The City Kings of Leon - Supersoaker Mumford and Sons - The Wolf Bleachers - Rollercoaster Florence and the Machine - Shake it Out Paramore - Grow Up Fall Out Boy - Church Panic! At the Disco - Hallelujah Imagine Dragons - I Don’t Know Why The Cure - Just Like Heaven Cold War Kids - First Modest Mouse - Lampshades on Fire My Jam - Fall Out Boy - Church Throwback - The Cure - Just Like Heaven Listen →

  • Episode 9 - New Music 2018
    by PopRocks on January 21, 2018 at 4:51 pm

    On today's episode, we listen to some new music released in the past few weeks! Artists include: Bruno Mars ft Cardi B, Camila Cabello, Justin Timberlake, Kendrick Lamar ft SZA, Troye Sivan, and more! Current jam: Lizzo - Good As Hell Throwback: The Cranberries - Linger Listen →

  • Episode 8 - David Bowie
    by PopRocks on January 14, 2018 at 5:32 pm

    Today we are honoring David Bowie's life and his legacy. We listen to some of David Bowie's biggest hits throughout the years, as well as covers and tributes by other artists. We also listen to other rock songs from the 70's and 80's. We also discuss how Bowie's music has inspired the music of today. Listen →

  • Episode 7 - January 2, 2018
    by PopRocks on January 7, 2018 at 9:59 pm

    Happy New Year! Today we are celebrating with a dance party. We are jamming out to Charli XCX, Taylor Swift, Fifth Harmony, SZA, and more! We also started two new segments: my current jam and a throwback song of the week. Listen →

  • Episode 6 - Christmas Special
    by PopRocks on December 30, 2017 at 5:23 pm

    Welcome to the PopRocks Christmas special! We play some of our favorite pop Christmas tunes, including Mariah Carey, Michael Buble, Justin Bieber, and more! We also have a very special guest. Happy holidays and happy new year! Listen →

  • Episode 5 - Favorite Albums of 2017
    by PopRocks on December 18, 2017 at 3:15 pm

    Check out some of my favorite albums of 2017! Including Lorde, SZA, Sam Smith, Bleachers, and more! Listen →

  • Episode 4 - December 5, 2017
    by PopRocks on December 12, 2017 at 3:05 pm

    Listen →

  • Episode 3 - GRAMMY Nominations
    by PopRocks on December 4, 2017 at 8:30 pm

    Today we are listening to the artists nominated for the 2018 GRAMMY Awards! Listen to songs nominated for: Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year, Best New Artist, and Best Pop Vocal Album. Listen →

  • Episode 2 - Ghostly Times
    by PopRocks on November 27, 2017 at 10:15 pm

    Ghostly Times is the in studio to promote their upcoming concert at Mercury Lounge, talk about their debut full-length album When All That's Left is Grey, and what's next to come for the band! Listen →

  • Episode 1 - Sam Smith, Maroon 5
    by PopRocks on November 21, 2017 at 4:52 pm

    On our first episode, we are explored songs by Sam Smith, Kesha, and Maroon 5. We learned about what inspired the music behind these top songs. Listen →

Monday’s Live & New Shows