Tag: 90s

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #834: “Oldest Dude at the 1975 Concert, Part 16: Lost & the Crowd 3”

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

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Do Make Say Think, “Stubborn Persistent Illusions”

I’m now two weeks late in delivering my opening statements on Do Make Say Think’s Stubborn Persistent Illusions, out since May on...

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 23: Glen Phillips

Toad the Wet Sprocket's Glen Phillips is on the podcast this week to talk about the 25th anniversary of Fear and his upcoming solo album....

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 7: Matthew Sweet

We dip into the interview archives this week for a previously unheard chat from June of last year with '90s alternative veteran Matthew...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music, Popdose

ALBUM REVIEW: Built To Spill, “Untethered Moon”

From the first tub thumps of the drums into the guitar sludge on the opening track, you know you’re in for a good ride on this, the...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Lisa Loeb

With the renewed popularity of female-fronted alternative rock, New Found Glory guitarist Chad Gilbert saw a window of opportunity to bring...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Michael Gurley of Dada

You know that one song, but there's a lot more that you should also know about Dada....

Popblerd!

bLISTerd Presents: Our 15 Favorite Arcade Machines

Many moons ago (by which we mean until the mid-90s), there existed mystical Shangri-La’s in shopping malls all across Americas,...

Popular Culture, Television

Shameless Nostalgia: Rise of the Celebrity Chef

Food Network changed the way we're entertained by food and those who cook it....

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Video Games

Shameless Nostalgia: “SimTower”

Video games are signs and symbols of information technology as a whole...

Music

Shameless Nostalgia: When Rock Was Dead

To come of age in a time when few young people actually cared about rock was thrilling....

Television

Shameless Nostalgia: “Daria”

Daria, the show that best captures the tone of American culture in the '90s....

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Television

Shameless Nostalgia: Finding Weird in the ’90s

Genuinely bizarre stuff that belongs in its own, special, thoroughly un-ironic corner of human artistic expression....

Beyond the Wonder, Music

Beyond the Wonder: Up

They're too sexy for Milan, New York, and Japan. But is Right Said Fred's "Up" too sexy for this installment of Beyond the Wonder? Chris...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Ride, “Nowhere: 20th Anniversary Edition”

Britpop lovers will be intrigued to hear about the 20th-anniversary reissue of the seminal Ride album Nowhere. Annie Zaleski dips...

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Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Michael Gomoll of Joey’s Song

Michael Gomoll was someone that I first came to know in the early ’90s when we started trading bootleg tapes of concerts. Mike was a...

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Beyond the Wonder, Music

Beyond the Wonder: Blind Melon

Chris Holmes delves into Blind Melon's 1992 debut album to see if there are any other nuggets past the hit single, "No Rain."...

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Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Justin Currie

Former Del Amitri frontman Justin Currie is back with a new album that will make Dels fans jump for joy. Matt Wardlaw had a few...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Elastica in Europe, 1994-’95

Greetings, citizens of Bootleg City. It’s an honor being the first female interim mayor of this fair ‘burg. But perhaps you’re...

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Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: “Grunge Is Dead: The Oral History of Seattle Rock Music”

It’s hard to believe (for those of us who lived it, anyway) that it’s been fifteen years since Kurt Cobain committed suicide....