Tag: Annie Lennox

Temptations - Al Green

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: “I Can’t Get Next To You” – Which Version Gets Next To You?

The muscular Tempts or the slow-burning Al Green. Which version is your favorite?...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Persuaders, “Thin Line Between Love And Hate”

The Persuaders recorded a big hit of their own and original versions of hits for others...

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1994: Joe Jackson, “Night Music”

For all the cries of Joe Jackson's "forsaking" pop, 1994's "Night Music" says otherwise....

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Sarah Jaffe, “Don’t Disconnect”

There’s a set of lyrics on the new Sarah Jaffe record, out with much anticipation next month, that sums up the whole over-produced and...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 49

The Lemonheads meet Huey Lewis in this week's Bottom Feeders. ...

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....

Music, Popdose Flashback '92

Popdose Flashback ’92: Annie Lennox, “Diva”

Kelly Stitzel revisits one of her favorite albums, Annie Lennox's solo debut, Diva....

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...

Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Rewind: “Scrooged”

Kelly Stitzel revisits another post from A Soundtrack Saturday Christmas, this time the Bill Murray classic, Scrooged....

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Mellowmas, Music

The Fourteenth Day of Mellowmas: Androgymas

In today's post, Jeff and Jason uncover long-suppressed memories of cold British seascapes and synthy dread....

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Popdose Holiday Mixtape 2010

Last Christmas, we gave you our heart, but you were too busy doing real stuff. Hey, it’s perfectly understandable. We launched a...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 7/16/10

Having a mopey summer, like me? This is the mix for you. Chris Isaak – Dancin’ from Baja Sessions (1996) Cotton Jones –...

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CD Reviews, Music, Popdose Interviews

CD Review: David Bowie, “A Reality Tour” (with Gail Ann Dorsey interview)

Though I’ve been a Bowie fan for just about as long as I’ve been a sentient human being (thanks, Dad!), I’ve only seen...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: David Gray, “Draw the Line”

The popularity of David Gray’s White Ladder nine or so years ago was a fluke, an accident, a total surprise, never should have...

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Music, The Steel Horse Archives

The Steel Horse Archives: Damn Yankees, “Where You Goin’ Now?” (1992)

Jeff Vrabel is back on his Steel Horse again, and this time, he's taking us back to a power ballad that arrived just in time for the death...

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Music

@#$% Preconceptions: Eurythmics, “In the Garden”

Preconceptions can be a bitch. Lemme give you an example. Back in 1981, I bought an album by a band called The Tourists, whom I knew...