Exit Lines, Popdose, Theatre

Exit Lines: All My Shows

Wrapping up the 2018-2019 Broadway season with a bit of Ink....

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #814: “Important Update”

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

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #813: “Meeting Recap”

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

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Howard Jones

We have a new favorite phrase, and it is ‘virtuous spiral.’ ...

The Soul Children

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Soul Children, “The Sweeter He Is”

We’ve heard about one-hit wonders and even no-hit wonders but what about groups that had multiple hits and still manage to be...

Music, Popdose Exclusives, Video Premieres

Popdose Video Premiere: Westmoreland, “The Sparrow”

When it comes to the music of John Westmoreland, founder of the band that bears his surname, there’s a lot more to what meets the eye or...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

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

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode One Hundred Six As quickly as the boys conclude one installment of Radio...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #812: “The Conversations Daddy Doesn’t Hear”

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

Exit Lines, Theatre

Exit Lines: Off Key

High and low notes Off Broadway, with Isabelle Huppert as The Mother....

Blu-ray Reviews, Music

Blu-ray Review: “Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax! Records”

Starting this weekend, trendy music genres like trap, EDM, trance house, crunk, or whatever the hell else the kids are listening to these...

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. ...