Tag: Arif Mardin

Album Reviews, Music

Nobody’s Favorite Record Reviews #1: Ringo Starr’s “Ringo the 4th”

Johnny Bacardi has Ringo on his mind....

Brook Benton

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Brook Benton, “Rainy Night In Georgia”

Brook Benton scored a big comeback hit in 1960...

Soul Serenade - Hall & Oates

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Hall & Oates, “She’s Gone”

It was the beginning of a Hall of Fame career for Hall & Oates...

Soul Serenade - Donny Hathaway

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Donny Hathaway, “Never My Love – The Anthology” (Win A Copy)

Win a copy of the new four disc anthology from Rhino...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Young Rascals, “Groovin'”

In '66 the Young Rascals hit big with Good Lovin'. A year later Groovin' made them legends....

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Average White Band, “If I Ever Lose This Heaven”

In the wake of Robbie McIntosh's death the previous year, AWB had a tough time making their third album. Fortunately they persevered and...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Brook Benton, “Rainy Night In Georgia”

Despite having a number of hits, Brook Benton had been largely forgotten by the mid-'60s. Then in 1970 he returned with the biggest hit of...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Rascals, “A Ray of Hope”

By late 1968, the Rascals string of hit singles was coming to and end, but there was still a lot of great music to be heard from the...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Dusty Springfield, “Just a Little Lovin’ (Early in the Mornin’)”

By 1968 Dusty Springfield's career had stalled. Then she signed with Atlantic Records and released the classic Dusty in Memphis....

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Music

Popdose’s Greatest Bits: Elton John

You've heard Elton John's greatest hits -- and now the Popdose staff gives you their favorite deep cuts from his catalog....

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Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Howard Jones

Howard Jones is best remembered as an icon of '80s pop, but he's never stopped working -- as evidenced by Ordinary Heroes, the new...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 11/24/84

Hey everybody!  Just think: one week from now, you’ll probably be feeling full and somewhat nauseous from all the food...