“Picture yourself in a boat on the river mersey as you hear the retro ’60s sound of The Unswept…”


Listen to what others are saying about The Unswept!

“…a heart felt love affair with classic pop sounds. [The Unswept] brilliantly recreate those retro arrangements and harmonies.” – Powerpopaholic
“Infectiously upbeat, Brit-influenced power pop gems.” – Chicago Music
“A force field of organic instrumentation driven by jangly guitars, juicy bass, pealing percussion and the occasional festive handclap!”     – Chuck Taylor, Billboard 
“[The Unswept] transport you back to Merseyside…” – Absolute Powerpop


The Unswept have been a part of Chicago’s power pop scene for nearly a decade, racking up 8 consecutive appearances at the annual International Pop Overthrow Festival. Their previous two albums have received rave reviews from influential power pop blogs and local music writers. Unswept tunes are in regular rotation on streaming power pop stations and have also been featured on Chicago AM and FM radio.

Experience the retro sound of jangly guitars, power pop arrangements, and soaring harmonies as The Unswept lovingly perform their versions of four power pop classics, saluting some of their heroes, including Marshall Crenshaw, Nick Lowe, and even The Rutles!

For a limited time, The Unswept is giving away their “Power Pop for All People” EP for FREE!  Just enter your name and email address in the right hand side of this site and you will be immediately sent the download link to the free tracks.

So enter your name and email address now and enjoy some good old fashioned Midwestern Power Pop!  And as Absolute Powerpop said, get ready for a “transport back to Merseyside!”