Author: Popdose Staff

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A Songwriter's Story, Music

A Songwriter’s Story: The Americans, “Gospel Roads”

Visit the Americans at their official site, and hear more music — including their latest release, Home Recordings — here....

Chris Stamey

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Music Roundtable: March 2014

It's the Popdose Music Roundtable for March 2014 -- wherein the staff gabs about any music, new or old, that has been moving us over the...

Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs with Johnny Beauford

If you had to go away for awhile and you could only take five of your favorite albums with you, which ones would you choose? Yes, we know...

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Music Roundtable: February 2014

It's the Popdose Music Roundtable for February 2014 -- wherein the staff gabs about any music, new or old, that has been moving us over the...

Music

Jonathan Rundman Crowdfunding New Album “Look Up”

Minneapolis-based folk/pop songwriter Jonathan Rundman will end a decade-long break between studio albums of new material with a new album,...

Film, Music

Stones Throw Documentary “Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton” Going on Tour

Stones Throw Records has long been a reliable outpost for hip-hop fans, and the label is getting its documentary due this year with the...

Contests

Popdose Giveaway: “Metallica: Through the Never” on SundanceNow

Popdose Giveaway: "Metallica: Through the Never" on SundanceNow ...

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Music Roundtable: January 2014

It's the Popdose Music Roundtable for January 2014 -- wherein the staff gabs about any music, new or old, that has been moving us over the...

Contests, Film

Popdose Giveaway: Win a “Devil’s Due” Poster and Something Extra

We here at Popdose love to provide to our readers, we love to give. And nothing says “giver” than a theatrical poster of the...

Contests, Film

Popdose Giveway: Win a Copy of “Enough Said” on Blu-ray

Win a copy of "Enough Said" starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus....

Contests

Popdose Giveaway: Yo! Win a copy of Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s “Don Jon”

Joseph Gordon-Levitt's "Don Jon" is now on Blu-ray and you can win a copy!...

Contests, Film

Popdose Giveaway: “Trap for Cinderella” on SundanceNow

Iain Softley, the acclaimed director of Backbeat and The Wings of the Dove, has written and directed new film  that is currently available...

Books, Film, Music, Television

10 Pop Culture Lies, Deceptions, Miscommunications, And Unrealized Ambitions

Much like Pee Wee Herman, these examples of the PR shuck 'n jive "meant to do that."...

Contests, Film

Popdose Giveaway: “Frances Ha” Streaming on SundanceNow

Popdose would like to provide one lucky reader with a code to watch "Frances Ha" on SundanceNow....

Music, Popdose Giveaway

Popdose Giveaway: Win Eric Clapton’s “Unplugged: Expanded and Remastered”

Win the anniversary expanded edition of Eric Clapton Unplugged!...

Desert Island Discs, Music, Popdose

Desert Island Discs With Neurotic November

Comprised of vocalist Dirty, bassist Bear, Yoshii and Nig on guitar, and Paiste on drums, the members of Neurotic November come from all...

Contests

Popdose Giveaway: Win “The Heat” on Blu-ray Combo Pack

Win the comedy hit, THE HEAT, on Blu-ray Combo Pack!...

Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: David Bottrill on Rush’s “Vapor Trails Remixed”

Chris Holmes and Ted Asregadoo talk to David Bottrill about mixing "Vapor Trails Remixed."...

CD Reviews, Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: Rush, “Vapor Trails Remixed”

The band Rush finally has Vapor Trails, a poster-child for too-loud modern mixes, spruced up. Was it worth it?...

Music, Popdose Giveaway

Popdose Giveaway: Win Tickets To See Joe Satriani In Cleveland!

Popdose has your chance to win tickets to see Joe Satriani this Thursday in Cleveland at the Lakewood Civic Auditorium....

Current Events

Popdose Politicks: On the Edge of the Syrian Seat

The drumbeat of war is tapping away again. How does the US stand to lose or gain from an act of aggression against Syria?...

Ben Affleck

Film, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: Ben Affleck as Batman?

Following yesterday’s surprise casting announcement of Ben Affleck as Batman in the upcoming Superman/Batman film, it took all of...

Like Omigod!, Music, Popdose

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ‘80s Pop Culture Box, Part 28

That’s all, amen, close the door. It’s the last roundup. The last tracks of the last disc of this seven-disc retrospective set....

Like Omigod!, Music, Popdose

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 27

New York, London, Paris, Munich, everybody talk about the back half of the final disc of this groundbreaking Rhino box set! #11 New Kids On...

Like Omigod!, Music, Popdose

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ‘80s Pop Culture Box, Part 26

Well, it’s been a quiet week in Omigodsville, out there on the edge of Popdose. It’s been hot. Seasonable. But you can feel the end of...

Like Omigod!, Music, Popdose

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 25

This week marks the true beginning of the end. At last, we have reached the final disc of this seven-disc compilation. There will be time...

Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs With Malina Moye

Malina Moye is a guitar goddess with pretty good taste in music. Check out her Desert Island Discs!...

Film, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1973: We Love (John) Candy

The Popdose Staff uses the event of being an extra to extol the virtues of John Candy....

Like Omigod!, Music, Popdose

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 24

As we wrap up Disc Six and head for the final reckoning, we’ll just quote an email comment from our own David Medsker, when he got a...

Music

Popdose’s Latest Bits: Post-Steve Perry Journey

Exploring the post-Perry period of rock band Journey......