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Letter from the Editor: …And to All a Good Night

Some thoughts on love, and our struggle to feign order from chaos....

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Letter From the Editor: Slowly, Please

“The world don’t need any more songs.” —Bob Dylan If you follow me (or the AV Club) on Twitter, you probably read...

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Letter from the Editor: Critics, Steve Almond, and Lifesavers

Writer Steve Almond caught some hell a couple of weeks ago for a pre-release segment from his upcoming book, Rock and Roll Will Save Your...

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Letter From the Editor: La La La La La

Jeff Giles follows a recommendation from a trusted friend, and ends up getting excited about the future of music all over again....

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Letter from the Editor: My Favorite Songs of 2009

Alicia Keys, “Try Sleeping with a Broken Heart” from The Element of Freedom I find her albums awfully inconsistent, but Alicia...

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Letter From the Editor: From 1992 to Granby, CT

In the fall of 1992, I was publishing a small Bay Area music newspaper– this was back in the BAM era, for those of you who were...

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Letter From the Editor: Rockin’ the Unemployment Line

We like to think that once a musician has "made it big," life is an endless series of MTV shoots and screaming fans -- but like any career,...

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Letter from the Editor: Sanders Bohlke Feels “The Weight of Us”

Labels? Who needs a record label? Sanders Bohlke is carving out success as a recording artist on his own, one television show at a time....

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Letter From the Editor: Hitting the High Notes With Jack Wagner

Go deep into the heart of Jack Wagner territory with Jeff Giles as he relives last Friday's concert at the Mohegan Sun....

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Letter From the Editor: Who’s Ready to Rock With Jack Wagner?

Got plans for next Friday? Popdose's Jeff Giles and Jason Hare will be in Uncasville, CT, waiting for you to buy them a beer...and standing...

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Letter from the Editor: Parked in Alex Kimmell’s twodoggarage

My dad was an opera singer when he was a kid and later turned into a huge folk music fan. He taught himself to play guitar and would sing...

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Letter From the Editor: Does This Design Make Us Look Fat?

Got some thoughts to share about the new design -- good or bad? How about a wish list of past columns you'd like to see return to active...

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Letter from the Editor: Radio is Dying, but Music Has “One Life to Live”

I try to do right, I try to do right, because I only got, only got, only got, only got…all that I have is one life to live. These are...

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Letter from the Editor: Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Kind of Like the Fray

Earlier this year, on my Twitter feed, I said something to the effect of “I can think of no argument against Demi Lovato’s...

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Letter from the Editor: Tuning Out the Static

I miss buying an album and lying on the floor for three days and going over it with a magnifying glass. I still go to the record store and...

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Letter from the Editor: Happy Birthday Popdose!

Howdy, folks! Like Jim Anchower, I know it’s been a long time since I rapped at ya, but now that Popdose is a whole year old, I...