Tag: ABC

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Television, The Three Strike Rule

The Three Strike Rule: “The Middle”

Scott Malchus doesn't mind being stuck in "The Middle" in the latest Three Strike Rule....

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Off the Map”

ABC's new drama "Off the Map" is beautiful to look at, but nothing beyond skin deep....

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

Popdose 2010: Emilia Rhodes’ Best in Television

From gangsters to vampires, and cable dramas to network comedies, a list of the best in television in 2010....

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “The Norm Show: The Complete Series”

By its third season, "Norm" wound up in the Friday night death slot and was cancelled when ratings took a nose dive. ABC blew it. "Norm"...

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Television

TV Preview: Ready Or Not, Here Comes Coco

So, what have we to talk about this week? The non-news that after scoring ridiculously high ratings, AMC has greenlit a second season of...

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Friday Night Videos!, Music

Friday Night Videos!: The Hits of 1987

If you’re holding your breath for the day MTV starts playing music videos, let it go. It’s never going to happen, not while...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Castle: The Complete Second Season”

While it may not win many awards, ABC's "Castle" has certainly has won the hearts of viewers....

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Reviews of the New Fall TV Season: “No Ordinary Family”

No Ordinary Family is a clever super hero show in that it hides its fanboy tendencies behind the guise of a sentimental family drama. ...

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Fall TV Preview: Thursday

"Tuning into this show is the TV equivalent of paying someone to climb on your kitchen table and take a dump on your plate during every...

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Fall TV Preview: Wednesday

"Would someone please tell J.J. Abrams that he owes me an hour of my life?" --Kelly Stitzel, reviewing Undercovers...

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Fall TV Preview: Tuesday

"An ongoing Facebook discussion with some high school classmates about how much the new football coach on Glee resembled one of our...

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Television, TV Reviews

Popdose Fall TV Preview: Monday

"I need to pull out my list of fat jokes and start checking off the ones that have been used. If I run out by episode three, then we’re...

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Television

Popdose’s 2010 Fall TV Preview

Popdose preps you for the upcoming TV season with quick looks at some of the most anticipated new shows from the four major networks....

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Cougar Town: The Complete First Season”

When Cougar Town first started airing last fall, you could tell that one of the men behind it was Bill Lawrence, creator of Scrubs...

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Music, Popdose Interviews, Television, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 4/2/10 (featuring Heidi Jones)

You may recognize Heidi Jones as an on-air personality from ABC’s Good Morning America. If you live in the New York tri-state area,...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “FlashForward: Part One, Season One”

FlashForward began with a kick ass premise: On a regular day the entire world’s population simultaneously blacked out for 137 seconds....

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “A Few of My Favorite Songs”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Last year, the Popdose staffers compiled their favorite songs of all time.  We were asked to submit 100 songs...

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Music, White Label

White Label Wednesday: ABC, “How to Be a…Zillionaire,” the remixes

They've mostly been forgotten in the US, but ABC is one of David Medsker's favorite bands -- and their 1985 remixes are perfect for this...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Life on Mars: The Complete Series”

Life on Mars: The Complete Series (2009, ABC Studios/Buena Vista) purchase from Amazon: DVD Being a fan of the original BBC version of Life...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Castle: The Complete First Season”

Castle: The Complete First Season (2009, ABC Studios/Buena Vista) purchase from Amazon: DVD Castle, the ABC mystery series, proves one...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Grey’s Anatomy: The Complete Fifth Season”

Grey’s Anatomy: The Complete Fifth Season (2009, ABC Studios/Buena Vista) purchase from Amazon: DVD Instead of lamenting on the...

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Music, White Label

White Label Wednesday: 9/16/09 Remix Six

David Medsker is back with another mix of those block rockin' beats, featuring remixes of tracks by Scritti Politti, Kool Moe Dee, Roxette,...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Brothers and Sisters: The Complete Third Season”

Brothers and Sisters: The Complete Third Season (2009, ABC/Buena Vista) purchase from Amazon: DVD ABC’s durable drama Brothers and...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “thirtysomething: the complete first season”

thirtysomething: the complete first season (2009, Shout Factory) purchase from Amazon: DVD In the mid ’80s, Marshall Herskovitz and...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Eli Stone: The Complete Second (and Final) Season”

Eli Stone: The Complete Second and Final Season (2009, Buena Vista) purchase from Amazon: DVD It’s disappointing that the earnest,...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “October Road, The Complete Second Season”

October Road, The Complete Second Season (2009, Buena Vista) purchase from Amazon: DVD October Road got a bad rap. The ABC drama about a...

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21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: Rescue Me, Grey’s Marriages, Bargains, “Can We Talk?” and the NBA

Rescue Me OK, I’m finally ready to proclaim what a lot of you already have: the FX network’s Tuesday night show Rescue Me is...

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21st-Century Digital Boy, Television

21st Century Digital Boy: Hulu, “Star Trek,” “Idol” Loss, and “Jon & Kate”

Jon & Kate Plus … Date?: Can’t help but start with the worst first. If there’s one thing that’s certain in...

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Television, The Three Strike Rule

The Three Strike Rule: “Life on Mars”

Shaun Hamid is back tossing his voice into the TV arena with me.  We hope that in the coming weeks you, our readers, will help continue...

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Music, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Interview: Martin Fry of ABC

When music journalist Martin Fry popped ’round a practice by the band Vice Versa in Sheffield, England, in 1980, it’s unlikely...