Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #811: “Final Four, 2019”

METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE.   SPIFFY PAPERBACK AND KINDLE eBOOK: 180 COMICS, ONE NEW ESSAY, ONE FAQ, ONE...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Stine Bramsen of Alphabeat

"Touring with Katy Perry was a great opportunity to try to enter the US scene, but that would also mean that we had to spend two more years...

Garland Green

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Garland Green, “Jealous Kind of Fella”

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about Danny White, a southern soul singer who toiled for years looking for a hit that proved elusive. This...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode One Hundred Five

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode One Hundred Five From the duo that doesn’t know when to slow down, Jon and Rob...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #54: Watch the World Argue — Songs About Dancing

I’ve been sitting on this idea for about a year. It felt too obvious, but then I ran into a really busy stretch, and then suddenly...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode One Hundred Four

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode One Hundred Four Now that the boys are back at full throttle, buckle up because this...

Curtis Mayfield

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Curtis Mayfield — Keep On Keeping On

Curtis Mayfield was 14 years old when he joined the group that would become the Impressions. He was born in Chicago in 1942 and by the time...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Single Premiere: Silver Lake 66, “Ragged Heart”

Popdose, in always keeping ahead of the curve with new music, is pleased to bring you this new single from Silver Lake 66.  Maria...

(Not So) Famous Firsts, Film

(Not So) Famous Firsts: Ryan Coogler’s “Fruitvale Station”

Ryan Coogler has only directed three feature films, but he’s already attained the success very few filmmakers ever attain in their...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode One Hundred Three

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode One Hundred Three Keeping in step with their prior two conversations after the...

Music, Popdose Exclusives, Video Premieres

Popdose Exclusive Video Premiere: Calan Mai, “Friend of a Friend”

Popdose is pleased to present this exclusive video/track from Australian singer-songwriter, Calan Mai, “Friend Of A...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Danny White, “Can’t Do Nothing Without You”

For every musician who becomes a household name, there are hundreds, probably even thousands who toil in clubs for many years, getting a...

Exit Lines, Theatre

Exit Lines: “To Kill a Mockingbird”

An American classic comes to Broadway....

Music, Popdose, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Exclusive Premiere: Christie Huff, “Black & White”

Popdose is very pleased to present to you this exclusive of Christie Huff’s new single, “Black & White”.  The Los...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #810: “St. Patrick’s Day 2019”

METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE.   SPIFFY PAPERBACK AND KINDLE eBOOK: 180 COMICS, ONE NEW ESSAY, ONE FAQ, ONE...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode One Hundred Two

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode One Hundred Two And once again, Rob and Jon are at it, with another freewheeling,...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #809: “Dookie Time”

METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE.   SPIFFY PAPERBACK AND KINDLE eBOOK: 180 COMICS, ONE NEW ESSAY, ONE FAQ, ONE...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Exclusive Song Premiere: Jonas Friddle, “Drinking in a Dry Town”

Popdose is pleased to present an exclusive new track from Chicago-based Jonas Friddle, as his upcoming album, The Last Place to Go, is due...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode One Hundred One

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode One Hundred One The first all-new episode after the hiatus that halted Radio...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #53: Gold

This one's for you, Ponyboy. ...

Rufus Thomas

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Rufus Thomas, “Walking the Dog”

“His music … brought a great deal of joy to the world, but his personality brought even more, conveying a message of grit,...

Comics and Graphic Novels, Film

The Latest Celebrity Autopsies on Tape: Five Comic Books that Deserve a Film Adaptation

Since Generation X filmmakers came of age, comic books have been the driving narrative force behind every other piece of media in...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Single Premiere: Alphabeat, “Shadows”

Danish band makes their long, long overdue American debut. ...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Exclusive Single Premiere: Damhnait Doyle, “That’s What You Get”

  Here is an exclusive premiere for Popdose: Canadian country-rocker Damhnait Doyle’s (pronounced DAV-net) new single, “That’s...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Linda Creed, Songwriter

“Linda Creed was such a sweet young lady. She started out wanting to be a singer and she wasn’t a bad singer but she was a...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode One Hundred

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode One Hundred After an unexpected but very necessary hiatus, here at last is the...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Song Premiere: French Horn Rebellion, “Renaissance Man”

A new French Horn Rebellion hits collection, Graduation Compilation, is out today -- Popdose presents one of the set's new songs,...

Music, Popdose Interviews, Video Premieres

Popdose Video Premiere: Grace Gaustad, “Best Self”

For the past two years, Grace Gaustad, 17, has been steadily building momentum on two fronts – to finish high school and launch a career...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Single Premiere: Peter Noone with the Weeklings, “Friday on My Mind”

Popdose is very pleased to share this great new single from New Jersey’s own Jem Records – this time legendary Herman’s...

Teddy Pendergrass

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Teddy Pendergrass, “Love T.K.O.”

Have you seen the new Showtime documentary Teddy Pendergrass: If You Don’t Know Me? I recommend it with a bit of reservation related...