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The Very Guest Of… Dave Grohl

Popdose takes a look at the best songs that have featured Dave Grohl. ...

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The Very Guest Of… Phil Collins

There are two kinds of people in this world: those that say Phil Collins is a doughy, ineffectual frontman who ruined the prog-rock outfit...

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The Very Guest Of… Keith Richards

We couldn’t talk about Mick Jagger without talking of his dark twin, soulmate and nemesis … wait a minute, we’ve done this...

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The Very Guest Of… Sting

If you've not been following every breath he takes, you're missing a lot of great guest appearances by the man they call Sting....

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The Very Guest Of… Bill Frisell

Guitarist Bill Frisell, the jazz guy, issues a terrific tribute to John Lennon today, titled All We Are Saying. But this isn’t,...

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The Very Guest Of… Mick Jagger

Perhaps it’s simply that no band — not even the World’s Greatest Rock ‘n’ Roll Band — can constrain an ego a...

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The Very Guest Of… Peter Gabriel (Part 2)

More easily than most rock stars, Peter Gabriel has settled into his inevitable role as an elder statesman. He’s an exception, in the...

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The Very Guest Of… Peter Gabriel (Part 1)

When Peter Gabriel chose Scratch My Back as the title for his 2010 covers record, it was a dry joke — but also a statement of purpose....

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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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The Very Guest Of… Nate Dogg

R.I.P. Nate Dogg, one of the greatest voices in rap music. We look at 10 of his greatest guest spots as a tribute. ...

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The Very Guest Of… Brian May

Chris Holmes reviews some of the most notable musical guest appearances by legendary Queen guitarist Brian May....

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The Very Guest Of… Kirsty MacColl

The patron saints of Popdose are an unconventional bunch, to be sure. The big joke among the staff at the annual board meeting, held in...

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The Very Guest Of… Sinéad O’Connor

Untrammeled craziness is a disastrous career move. But sometimes craziness, tactically deployed, can raise a recording to greatness. A look...

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The Very Guest Of… John Cale

Welshman of sorts, person of course, Godfather of Punk, erstwhile Velvet and renegade classicist; John Cale is full of surprises, and you...

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The Very Guest Of… Lou Reed

Courtesy. Professionalism. Humility. Generosity. All the qualities that a gifted musician brings to process of collaboration. And yet...

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The Very Guest Of… Richard Thompson

What does it mean to be a musician's musician? Maybe you've never heard of Richard Thompson — but you've probably heard him play. After...

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The Very Guest Of… The Tower of Power Horns

The world doesn’t need another greatest hits album — we’ve already got three goddamn Essential REO Speedwagon...

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The Very Guest Of… David Byrne

The world doesn’t need another greatest hits album — we’ve already got three goddamn Essential REO Speedwagon...