Tag: Against Me!

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

2018’s 50 Best Albums: An Apocalypse Survival Guide

While it’s safe to say most of us want to forget all about 2018, there are hundreds of incredible albums by stellar artists across...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Butch Vig of Garbage

"We're like three nerdy brothers and their geeky sister!" ...

Current Events, Gender Nation X, Music

Gender Nation X: Bathroom Bill Resistance and 8 Songs That Saved My Gender Non-Binary Life

As news broke that Trump was rescinding Department of Justice guidelines to protect transgender students, I was immediately swept back in...

Music, Popdose Lists

The Popdose 100: The Greatest Protest Songs of All Time

Can a song change the world? Popular music has always been looked on as something of a disposable pleasure: reflective of its times, sure,...

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

Best of 2016: An Aging Hipster’s Top Albums, EPs and Reissues

Year end album round-ups are no longer a consensus of the nation’s listening experience. We live in a hyper fragmented world —...

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose’s Ridiculously Late Summer-of-2016 Music Roundup

Before we review a bunch of stellar new records, let’s have a quick recap of the year: fireworks, hangover, Bowie dies. Frey dies....

Music, Popdose Interviews

What the World Needs Now: The Incredible Music and Story of Cait Brennan

Cait Brennan has an amazing story. One of conquering incredible odds of gender identity, disease, abuse and homelessness, getting her shit...

Music

Popdose Music Preview: 10 Essential September Releases for Kids of the ’80s

For jaded hipster Millennials and their streaming services, September 2015 will be just another month of the year, a time to wander...

Music, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Q&A: The Spectacular Spectacular Trans Mission of Isley Reust

Isley Reust is a force of nature. While most everyone in Hollywood is a multi-hyphenate of some kind (writer/producer/model) with an...

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

Best of 2014: Rock and Pop Albums

Most year-end “Best of” lists are about wrapping up the year in a tidy bow and moving on, this list...

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Win an Autographed Copy of Transgender Dysphoria Blues by Against Me!

Fate is a mistress who works in mysterious ways. Two near-perfect major label records produced by Butch Vig didn’t catapult Against...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Reviews: Three High-Octane New LPs Battle for Super Tuesday Supremacy

There hasn’t been much to get excited about at the record store this year, until now. On Tuesday, January 21, three of the best full...

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 2013’s Five Best Buzz-Band Comebacks From the Distant 2000s

The year 2000 was a much simpler time. The only creature on earth who Tweeted was the Rockin’ Robin (and not the Thicke kind)....

Download Now, Music, News

Against Me! Give Away Truly Amazing ‘True Trans’ EP

Laura Jane Grace, the lead singer of punk powerhouse Against Me!, may be a woman in transition — taking the brave and inspiring...

Download Now, Music

Download Now: 13 Women You Must Hear in 2013

No offense to the fellas and your multi-platinum rock bands, chart-topping hip hop and country albums and ill-advised racist anti-racist...

Popdose

Rob Smith’s Media 6ix: May 16, 2012

Rob Smith's Media 6ix: Eddie Van Halen, Gay Marriage, Avengers, etc....

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Popdose 2010: Rob Smith’s Top 10 Albums & Favorite Track

Popdose's Rob Smith shares his Top Ten albums of 2010, plus his favorite track of the year....

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Against Me!, “White Crosses”

For their last album, 2007’s New Wave, Against Me! signed with Sire and hired Butch Vig to produce — and heard the usual...