Once upon a time, songs like this charted in the U.S.
In the U.K., this Britpop brand of music actually does still chart.
In the ’60s it was the Beatles, Stones, Kinks, Zombies, and The Who.
In the 80s it was XTC.
In the ’90s it was Oasis.
These days it’s youngsters like Jack Bugg or Miles Kane.