Tag: Adele

In:Sound, Podcast

In:Sound, Ep. 1: Chart Attack! Hot Rap Tracks: March 11, 1989

Veteran podcasters Michael Parr and Zack Stiegler bring their acerbic wit and pop culture knowledge to Popdose in the premier episode of...

Music, Television

Grammy Schmammy

Were we...amused?!...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Goodbye, “Hello”

Just when you thought it was safe to go anywhere, there's Adele saying "Hello."...

Film, Music

Excess and Perversity: The James Bond Theme Songs

Radiohead released their rejected James Bond theme song over the holidays. How did it stack up against the accepted songs of the series?...

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose 2015: 20 Music Trends That Probably Weren’t Actually Trends

After running down the best 2015 albums from classic rockers and taking a look at the rock/pop and country/rootsrecords you don’t want to...

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

Best of 2015: An Unintentionally Retro-Heavy List of the Top Albums of the Year

Give 50 music writers a forum to tout their top 50 albums of the year and you’ll probably see 45 or so unique bands and...

Music

21 Things We Learned From Adele’s 25

As we sit on pins and needles awaiting Star Wars 7, the force certainly awakened in the music industry last week as Adele’s third...

Music, News, Popdose Giveaway

Music News: Paloma Faith Launches U.S. Tour (Win Seattle Tickets)

One of the best things about being a feverish fan of British music while living in the States is getting to see massively popular UK arena...

Debbie Neigher

Music, Parlour to Parlour, Popdose Interviews

Parlour to Parlour, Episode 46: Debbie Neigher

Singer/pianist/songwriter Debbie Neigher has a voice that commands attention, one that could entrance the same audience that made a star...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #277. Recital of Horror

Welcome back to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s resident webcomic. Read a new one every Monday and Friday.  Click the pic to...

Podcast, Songs of Freedom

Songs of Freedom, Episode 6: Appropriation

The sixth episode of Songs of Freedom focuses on the subject of cultural — especially musical — appropriation, using the inexplicable...

Popblerd!

Popblerd’s 2013 Grammy Preview & Predictions Part 3: Pop/Dance

There are some big names in the pop and dance Grammy categories this year, including one of 2012's big winners, Skrillex....

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Is a Sexist, Racist Pig!

Bob Lefsetz went beyond the pale in his column about Beyonce's performance at the Super Bowl. I respond with dick jokes....

Podcast, Songs of Freedom

Songs of Freedom: Episode Five

The fifth episode of Songs of Freedom continues the discussion from the last episode on politics and female recording artists....

Popblerd!

2012 In Review (Once And For All!) On The Charts: Adele Does It Again

The Billboard charts wrapping up 2012 have been released, and the big winners were Adele and Taylor Swift. Find out who else ranked amongst...

Popblerd!

John Legend? Meet Quentin Tarantino: Check Out “Who Did That To You”

For his second soundtrack tune in a year, John Legend eases off of the champagne and gives us the gritty "Who Did That To You," from the...

Popblerd!

The Singles Bar: Adele, “Skyfall”

Man, what can’t Adele do? 2011 saw the British soulstress release her sophomore album, 21, winning six Grammys, spending 79...

Music, Single Reviews

00Single Review: Adele, “Skyfall”

She's rolling in the deep with 007....

Podcast, Songs of Freedom

Songs of Freedom: Episode Four

The first of two parts on female artists in popular music and their relationships to the political, either through their music or image....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: June 29, 2012

What embarrassing tracks are lurking in your library? Hit shuffle and share with this week's Friday Five!...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad no. 154, “The Barista”

Welcome to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s new webcomic. It runs every Monday and Friday. Each edition of SMD features Sort-Of...

Music

Top of the Charts – March 29, 2012

The Mega Millions lottery turned out the way it usually does for you, right? Guess what?...

Music, News

Top of the Charts – March 22, 2012

The Expanded Edition - Your Week's Charts At A Glance...

Music, News

Top of the Charts – March 15, 2012

On the top of the pops, everything changes...except the songs....

Music

Julian Velard and the Audacity of Unhip

A couple of years ago I had an idea for a regular column here. It started as an attempt to figure out why so many critically acclaimed...

Music, News

Top of the Charts – March 8, 2012

Welcome back to the Rihanna Show....

Music

Top of the Charts: February 23, 2012

THAT'S ENOUGH, ADELE!...

Music

Top of the Charts: February 16, 2012

The return of Whitney Houston and the revenge of Madonna...

Music

Top of the Charts: February 9, 2012

Kelly Clarkson sits on top as the #1 artist of the week. Clive Davis shouts, "LMFAO!"...

Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Carly Simon’s “Let the River Run” (1988)

Carly Simon's song from Working Girl was the first Oscar-winning song in a decade not to be a smash hit, and also it was by the iconic...