Author: Will Harris

Film, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Catherine Taber

In the world of independent film, one must use whatever resources are available to make sure as many people as possible see the movie...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Suzi Quatro

As a rule, you generally don’t expect artists to find more success outside of their own country than they do at home, but...

Film, Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: Antonio Fargas

You may know him as Huggy Bear from Starsky and Hutch, as so many people who grew up in the ’70 did, or you may remember him from any...

Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: Jerry Van Dyke

If you came of age in the ’60s or ’70s, it’s possible that you may think of Jerry Van Dyke simply in terms of being Dick...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Matthew Sweet

Matthew Sweet may not be the king of pop – the title was pretty much taken before he was ever in contention – but he certainly...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Julian Lennon

It’s never easy to grow up in your father’s shadow, no matter who you are, so you can only imagine how it was for Julian...

Popdose

The Popdose Interview: The Paley Brothers

If you’re a fan of catchy pop tunes and you aren’t familiar with the Paley Brothers, prepare yourself: you’re about to...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Kevin Rowland & Jim Paterson of Dexys (Midnight Runners)

Attention, America: you may not have been clamoring for a new album by Dexys Midnight Runners – or simply Dexys, as they go by now,...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Joshua Ingram of Joshua and the Giant

If you read the bio on their website, Joshua and the Giant is “an independent synth-pop piano project out of Brooklyn, NY.”...

Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: William Shatner

William Shatner is one of the greatest Canadian exports of all time, a full-fledged North American treasure. He is also a man who is...

Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Sebu Simonian of Capital Cities

With the way their single “Safe and Sound” suddenly seems to be all over the airwaves, it’d be easy to believe that the...

Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Jody Stephens (Big Star)

When it comes to bands whose critical acclaim far outweighs their record sales, few can compete with Big Star. The band, which initially...

Music, Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: Creed Bratton

For people whose pop culture radar is tuned more to TV than music, Creed Bratton probably first came to their attention as part of the...

Music, Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: Daniel Zott of Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.

On his appearance in the new season of "Arrested Development," the band's upcoming album, and more...

Television

Cartoon Kiddies: Baron Vaughn

The actor, comedian, and "Fairly Legal" star talks to Popdose about his favorite childhood cartoons....

Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview(s): Rick Gonzalez, Ray Wise, Tara Butters, and Michele Fazekas of “Reaper”

From September 2007 to May 2009, The CW served as the home for 31 episodes of one of the most un-CW-like series ever to grace the...

Books, Television

An Exclusive Excerpt from “‘Misfits of Science’: An Oral History”

It starred a guy who could shoot lightning bolts out of his hands. How was this show not a huge hit?...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Peter Beckett of Player

Remember the band Player? Sure you do…and even if you think you don’t, it’ll only take three words to remind you who they...

Film, Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: Robert Carradine

You might think that Robert Carradine, an actor whose filmography is far more formidable than the average moviegoer would ever imagine...

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Popdose Flashback ’82: An Oral History of the Psychedelic Furs’ “Forever Now”

Some Furs and some friends look back on "Forever Now" as it turns 30...

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Books, Kirkus Reviews, Popdose

Popdose at Kirkus Reviews: For Adults Only

You're not supposed to publicly admit to enjoying adult entertainment, but it's okay to say that you've enjoyed reading books about the...

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The Popdose Interview: Duncan Sheik

First he was "Barely Breathing," then he was "On A High," but having taken home a couple of Tonys, Duncan Sheik is now taking a trip back...

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Popdose, Popdose Interviews, Television, TV on DVD

The Popdose Interview: Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. (“The FBI”)

The field of TV-on-DVD has gotten so immense that it’s no wonder sales should have started to drop off. I mean, really, who can...

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The Very Guest Of… Brian Wilson

As Brian Wilson hits the big 6-9, Popdose looks back at 15 occasions when the former Beach Boy has been The Very Guest Of various artists...

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Book Reviews, Books, Kirkus Reviews, Popdose

Popdose at Kirkus Reviews: Bob Mould’s “See a Little Light: The Trail of Rage and Melody”

Kirkus Reviews, founded in 1933, is a venerable institution in the media world, serving as the industry bible for bookstore buyers,...

Popdose, Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose VIDEO Interview: Nick Offerman (“Parks & Recreation”)

You'd have to be a fool to turn down a chance to chat with the man who plays Ron Swanson on NBC's "Parks & Recreation," and, buddy, we here...

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The Popdose Interview: Peter Noone

The man whose name isn't Herman reflects on making movies with the Hermits, praises Graham Gouldman, and speaks highly of the Shaggs....

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Popdose at Kirkus Reviews: An Interview with Scott Weiland

With a little bit of luck, a whole lot of patience, and the name of Kirkus Reviews behind us, yes, it's true: Scott Weiland talks to...

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Books, Contests, Kirkus Reviews, Popdose

Contest: Win a Signed Copy of Rob Lowe’s “Stories I Only Tell My Friends” from Kirkus Reviews

If you’re a regular reader of Popdose…and, frankly, if you’re not, you really should be…then you probably caught...

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The Popdose Interview: Christopher Cross

He's gone sailing, ridden like the wind, and been caught between the moon and New York City. Now, Christopher Cross is back with a new...