Music, Video Premieres

Popdose Video Premiere: DR King, “Gravedigger”

Popdose is proud to present the world video premiere of DR King's new single, "Gravedigger."...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad: Double Shot — Ghosts of Xmas Past #3: “Missing Cleveland” b/w “Cookies/Expenses” (Spoiler: Sadness)

CHRISTMAS SEVENFOLD: METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE. COLLECTS SEVEN YEARS OF XMAS COMICS FROM THE ANNUAL METAL DAD XMAS...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad: Double Shot — Ghosts of Xmas Past & Present #1 (Spoiler: B.F.C.)

CHRISTMAS SEVENFOLD: METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE. COLLECTS SEVEN YEARS OF XMAS COMICS FROM THE ANNUAL METAL DAD XMAS...

Harold Melvin and the Bluenotes

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, “If You Don’t Know Me by Now”

Alright, I admit it. There’s more Philly Soul covered in this column than music from any other soul capitol. There are a few reasons...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Song Premiere: Trapper Schoepp, “Freight Train”

Led by Wilco’s Patrick Sansone on piano, Schoepp and his band become another link in this song’s chain....

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #795: “Christmas Plans”

CHRISTMAS SEVENFOLD: METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE. COLLECTS SEVEN YEARS OF XMAS COMICS FROM THE ANNUAL METAL DAD XMAS...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode Ninety-Two

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode Ninety Two It seems that every time Jon and Rob try to catch their breaths and dial...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #794: “Baby, It’s Cold Outside,” or “Christmas Chicken (A Different One)”

CHRISTMAS SEVENFOLD: METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE. COLLECTS SEVEN YEARS OF XMAS COMICS FROM THE ANNUAL METAL DAD XMAS...

Exit Lines, Theatre

Exit Lines: “The Waverly Gallery”

May's back and Lonergan's got her....

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #793.5: “Christmas Death” + “Xmas Lights”

CHRISTMAS SEVENFOLD: METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE. COLLECTS SEVEN YEARS OF XMAS COMICS FROM THE ANNUAL METAL DAD XMAS...

Dee Dee Sharp

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Dee Dee Sharp, “Ride!”

Some glorious Philadelphia soul preceded the glory years of Philly Soul...

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Thank You, Next: 18 of 2018’s Other Epic Singles

Friends, robots, Kardashians, lend me your ears. Remember the days when you didn’t rely on a streaming algorithm to turn you onto new...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #793: “Christmas Time Is Here”

CHRISTMAS SEVENFOLD: METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE. COLLECTS SEVEN YEARS OF XMAS COMICS FROM THE ANNUAL METAL DAD XMAS...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode Ninety-One

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode Ninety One The post-Thanksgiving definitely helped fuel Jon and Rob’s...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #792: “Be Sure to Drink Your Ovaltine”

  CHRISTMAS SEVENFOLD: METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE. COLLECTS SEVEN YEARS OF XMAS COMICS FROM THE ANNUAL METAL DAD XMAS...

The Clovers

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Clovers, “Love Potion No. 9”

The Clovers long, distinguished career began in 1946 and hasn't ended yet...

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Fleetwood Mac, Oracle Arena, Oakland, 11/25/18

Fleetwood Mac delivers a solid performance at Oracle Arena in Oakland, CA...

Film

My Body Is Ready, But I Am Not: The Demise of FilmStruck and the Future of Streaming

WarnerMedia announced its streaming service FilmStruck announced last month that it was shutting down on November 29. The reasons...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #791: “Thanksgiving Recap”

CHRISTMAS SEVENFOLD: METAL DAD, COMPENDIUM TWO IS NOW AVAILABLE. COLLECTS SEVEN YEARS OF XMAS COMICS FROM THE ANNUAL METAL DAD XMAS...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode Ninety

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode Ninety As both Rob and Jon gear up for the Thanksgiving holiday feast, here is their...

Edwin Hawkins Singers

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Edwin Hawkins Singers, “Ooh Child”

Two years after the Five Stairsteps brought a song of hope to the Top 10 the Edwin Hawkins Singers brought their gospel soul to it...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Matthew Sweet’s “Wicked System of Things”

We caught up with Matthew to talk about the vinyl reissues of his '90s catalog plus the special Record Store Day release that will be out...

Television

First Look: “Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Gauntlet”

Mystery Science Theater 3000 returns with a short, but punchy, batch of new episodes. Should you dare attempt ... The Gauntlet? ...

Music, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Q&A: Adrian Harte Discusses His New Book on Faith No More

We spoke with Adrian to get the scoop on his new Faith No More book, some tips and song suggestions for non-FNM fans and lots more....

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #790: “It Was a Rough Night”

METAL DAD: THE BOOK IS AVAILABLE NOW. COLLECTS YEARS 3 & 4! Click here. METAL DAD shirts! Click here to get yours....

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode Eighty-Nine

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode Eighty Nine This one was so hefty; so meaty that it took our heroes two nights to...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Looping Back In With Hailey Knox

One of my fondest memories from the fall of 2016, before the autumn of life as we knew it, was writing up the first POPDOSE profile of...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #789: “Starbucks Reference,” or “Consider the Alternative”

METAL DAD: THE BOOK IS AVAILABLE NOW. COLLECTS YEARS 3 & 4! Click here. METAL DAD shirts! Click here to get yours....

Gene Chandler

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Gene Chandler, “Groovy Situation”

Gene Chandler's career spanned the years from doo-wop to disco with lots of hits in between...