Tag: Bee Gees

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “The Midnight Special” (Collector’s Edition Box Set)

If you dig Seventies music, you'll dig the massive DVD box set celebrating "The Midnight Special." Rob Smith reviews....

Podcast, Songs of Freedom

Songs of Freedom: Episode Seven — 2014 So Far

Matthew Bolin & Lyana Fernandez are back with the 7th episode of Songs of Freedom, as they use protest music associated with events of the...

Kenny Rogers -- image courtesy of Warner Brothers

Music, Popdose Exclusives, Popdose Interviews

Kenny Rogers On His New Album And The George Jones Duet That Never Happened

Kenny Rogers talks to Popdose about his reunion with Dolly and a planned duet with George Jones that unfortunately didn't happen....

Lesley Gore -- Love Me By Name

Music

20 Awful Album Covers (from Artists Who Should Know Better)

The next time someone complains that album covers aren't big enough anymore thanks to CDs and digital music, show them this gallery. ...

Film, Music, Popular Culture, You're Dead to Us

You’re Dead to Us: Movies Starring Pop Stars

In which we look at once common curiosities of pop culture that don’t exist anymore, be it because of changing tastes, the fragmentation...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Peter Beckett of Player

Remember the band Player? Sure you do…and even if you think you don’t, it’ll only take three words to remind you who they...

AM Gold: 1978

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 67

This week's installment of AM Gold: 1978 features no Bee Gees songs, but two songs written by the Brothers Gibb....

Music, The Vinyl Diaries

The Vinyl Diaries: Bee Gees, “Spirits Having Flown”

Some Gibby action going on in Rob Smith's "The Vinyl Diaries."...

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

Popdose: Coverage!

Here's some tunes you might know of......

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 5

Another Arthur Baker sighting, the Barenaked Ladies and Beck show up in Bottom Feeders this week. And, Dave Steed pulls out the "general...

AM Gold: 1967

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 24

And thus ends another year on our trolley ride through the land of Time-Life's "AM Gold: 1967."...

AM Gold: 1967

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 22

We’ve got some familiar names to review this week. Smokey Robinson and the Miracles return, as of course we’ve got another...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 2/4/11 — In Love At Last

Chris Holmes offers a selection of songs that helped him fall in love with some of his now-favorite artists, such as Randy Newman, Wilco,...

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Music, You Again?

You Again?: Nelson, “Lightning Strikes Twice”

Before we get started with today’s gawping at an artist stumbling out of mothballs, I’d like you to do me a favor. I want you...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 7

So, I took at least an inital recommendation last week to listen to some Blue Oyster Cult and spun the record the vast majority said to...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Mama Cass (Yo’ Mama Is a Mother From Another City)

Last week I mentioned that my mom took me to see Chicago in West Germany in 1977 with Matt Wardlaw and his older sister— I mean, his...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Bird and the Bee, “Interpreting the Masters Volume 1: A Tribute to Daryl Hall and John Oates”

As if Daryl Hall's ego isn't inflated enough, The Bird and the Bee go and devote an entire album to the Rock and Soul of Hall & Oates,...

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Mellowmas, Music

The Second Day of Mellowmas: Bleating Gibbmas

Bet you thought this photo was the low point of Robin Gibb's career, didn't you? Think again, Buster -- and prepare for the bleating-est...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 11/20/76

A duck, a muskrat, and Rod Stewart in a bowtie -- the only thing that could save this Billboard Top 10 is a four-minute talkbox solo. It's...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 1

We've invaded your browser, your radio dial, and your pop culture fantasies -- and now, at long last, it's time for us to snuggle up to...

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Music, Unsolicited Career Advice

Unsolicited Career Advice for Barry Gibb

Long, flowing hair, a perfectly groomed beard, and millions of records sold doesn't mean you're too good for a little advice, does it?...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 5/20/78

If Jason Hare can't have you, he don't want nobody, baby. Join him for a look back at 1978, where, with a little luck, we'll shadow dance...

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Music, Way Out Wednesday

Way Out Wednesday: The Temple City Kazoo Orchestra, “Some Kazoos”

This album from 1978 features the Temple City Kazoo Orchestra playing that most maligned of instruments, the kazoo. The kazoo was invented...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Bee Gees, “Odessa” (40th Anniversary Edition)

F. Scott Fitzgerald once famously declared that there are no second acts in American lives. It’s a good thing that the Bee Gees...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 1/15/83

Welcome back to CHART ATTACK!, all new for 2009! This year we’ll be doing much like we’ve done in the past: ripping apart...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 12/3/77

I know what you’re thinking: isn’t Popdose closed for the season?  What the hell is CHART ATTACK! doing here?  You raise...

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Hooks 'N' You, Music, Popdose Interviews

Hooks ‘N’ You: A Look Back at 2008

It’s vacation time already? Awesome! Time to kick back, relax, and…oh, wait, I forgot: this is only a part-time writing gig,...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s — 2008 Recap

Today marks the final post of 2008 for Bottom Feeders. So instead of starting the letter G and then going on break, let’s take a look...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 7

The story of how I completed my collection continues in 2006. I was winding down to the end. I found that collecting the first 4,000-plus...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Film Pop”

Download the full mix HERE “Theme From Shaft,” Isaac Hayes MGM was behind this film, it made a ton of money at the box office,...