Author: Popdose Staff

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Song-Off: Teen Angst

M83 – “Teen Angst” Placebo – “Teenage Angst” Zack: It’s hard to argue that there’s anybody...

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Neuromancer

Sonic Youth – “The Sprawl” Straylight Run – “Existentialism on Prom Night” “He sat beside Molly...

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off: Rockets!

—- Def Leppard – “Rocket” Herbie Hancock – “Rockit” Mojo: “The exception that proves the...

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off: Having a Rock and Roll Heart

Eric Clapton – “I’ve Got a Rock and Roll Heart” Dave: Did Clapton have to record this to pay back the writers for...

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Lists You Didn't Ask For, Meta, Music

Tweener Mixtape Madness!

The Popdose staff was sitting around the other day, doing what we do best — namely, talking about records that most people wish they...

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Song-Off: Vagrancy

Dramarama – “Work for Food” It’s hard to go shopping in a thrift store these days without running into a t-shirt or...

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Popdose Contest: Win Tickets to the New American Music Union Festival

This year’s newest music festival, the New American Music Union, takes place in Pittsburgh on August 8th and 9th — and Popdose...

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Top of the First

A number of weeks ago one of the Popdose writers came up with the idea of having each writer rank their top ten favorite albums that were...

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Song-Off: Describing a Person as a Rolling Stone

Bob Dylan – “Like a Rolling Stone” Robert: Rolling Stone magazine named Bob Dylan’s “Like a Rolling...

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Song-Off: Evil Twins

—– The Magnetic Fields – “I Wish I Had an Evil Twin” Good Zack: I’m not a fan of The Magnetic Fields...

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Song-Off: Poison

—– Bell Biv Devoe – “Poison” Dave: “Never trust a big butt and smile.” Has there ever been a...

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Song-Off: Tunnel of Love

Bruce Springsteen – “Tunnel of Love” Jon: I recognize that this is a minority opinion, considering the iconic stature of...

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Song-Off: An Introduction

Animotion – “Obsession” Ladies and gentlemen…LET’S GET READY TO RUMBLE!!! Next week we’ll be unveiling...

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Video Pimpin’: Danny Ross, “I Can’t Wait”

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Lists You Didn't Ask For, Music

Lists You Didn’t Ask For: Statutory Rock Edition

For about as long as there’s been music, dudes have been writing songs about younger girls — but since the dawn of rock and...

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Popdose

Shave for a Cure

Our friend John at You Must Be From Away let us know about this, and we had to share: Shave for a Cure has long been the signature...

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Listening Booth, Music

Listening Booth: The Raconteurs, Slow Runner, American Music Club, She & Him

In 2006, the Raconteurs (the pairing of Brendan Benson’s cheery pop sensibilities with Jack White’s rock and roll decadence),...

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Music

Extreme Makeover: Bad Music Edition

The writer’s strike sucks. You know it, I know it, and all but the most diehard aficionados of reality TV know it. We don’t...