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...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #788: “Leaves Scars, 2018″

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

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #787: “Dookage”

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-Eight

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode Eighty Eight As our intrepid heroes continue to understand the incomprehensible, the...

Dobie Gray

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Dobie Gray, “Drift Away”

"Drift Away" was a smash in 1973 and then again 30 years later...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #786: “Metal Dad Reacts: Google Updates”

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

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Popdose Mixtape: Election Day 2018 Edition

You don’t need me to tell you. You can see it with your own eyes. You don’t need me to tell you that everything we warned of,...

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

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

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode Eighty Seven On most occasions, even darker ones, Jon and Rob will try to find a...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #785: “The Girl With the Frankenstein Tattoo”

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

The Delfonics

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Delfonics, “Ready or Not Here I Come (Can’t Hide From Love)”

Do you remember when you first fell in love with Philly Soul? For me, it was in 1968 because that was the year when the Delfonics’...

NOW NY

A Fan's Notes, Music, Video Premieres

A Fan’s Notes: NOW NY

By 1978, Brian Eno had already changed the face of art rock with his production and collaboration on David Bowie’s Berlin Trilogy, as...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #784: “I Was Talking With a Ghost”

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

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #783: “The Costumes Go On … The Costumes Come Off?”

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

Film

No Gothic Towers: TV Horror Movies That Influenced a Generation

Most horror films, while capable of offering a great thrill ride for their run time and make people confront the dark ideas they present,...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #782: “Octoberfest 8: Welcome to the Jungle”

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-Six

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross:  Episode Eighty Six Rob and Jon’s first show after a week off and there’s no lack...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #781: “Octoberfest 7: What’s That on Yr Head?”

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

Otis Rush

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Otis Rush, “Homework”

Otis Rush died recently but not before leaving a lasting blues and soul legacy...

Music, New Artists, Video Premieres

Popdose Premiere: Faux Co., “Set the Record Straight” b/w “Prozac Spaceman”

Popdose has a dual treat for you!  Chicago’s Faux Co. is the brainchild of songwriter Ben Mackey. Originally from Santa Rosa,...

Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: David Lynch and Kristine McKenna, “Room to Dream”

A detailed biography of an American auteur ...