Tag: Billy Idol

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #44: “Blue” Songs, Vol. I

Man, why are all of these songs with "blue" in the title so melancholy? Oh, right. ...

Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Andrew Curry, Executive Producer, “Here Comes The Reign Again – The Second British Invasion”

Announcing his latest project, Andrew Curry discusses the 1980s and how the Europeans led a brand new musical movement. ...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ‘80s Pop Culture Box, Part 5

We’re back in the ring to take another swing, and ain’t nothin’ left to it but to do it. Let’s dig straight into Disc Two of this...

William Bell

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: William Bell, “You Don’t MIss Your Water”

William Bell was one of the pioneers of the Stax sound...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 38

The star of Are We Done Yet? shows his gangsta side in this weeks Bottom Feeders. ...

Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 4/26/12

It's time to get your dance on once again with the Weeknight '80s Dance Party!...


Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 6/15/11

The Weeknight '80s Dance Party is back and this week, Kelly's gonna melt your faces off. ...


Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 4/20/11

Put on your dancing shoes and strap on your guitar. It's time to rock a little and dance a little at the Weeknight '80s Dance Party....


Listmania, Television

Listmania: Popdose’s Favorite “SNL” Sketches

The Popdose Staff reminisces about 15 of its favorite sketches from the past 35 years of Saturday Night Live....


Music, Ticket Stub

Ticket Stub: Alabama in Alabama, February ’82

I’m not gonna lie, I was shocked to find out that Alabama actually played concerts outside of Alabama….that is, at least one...


Music, Wandering the Aisles

Wandering the Aisles, Vol. 2: Billy Liar

Welcome to another installment of Wandering the Aisles, where we bypass record stores and online retailers for what may be the strangest...


Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 8/18/90

Which musician lost a huge role in Terminator 2? Which one was accosted by fat hookers? Which one likes to wear really tight...


Music, The Producers

The Producers: Just for Kix, Loading LA Guns, and Scolding Billy Idol

It has been over two weeks since I sent the two emails to Dee Snider’s web site and to his publicist. No reply so far, so I guess I...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 42

Welcome, everyone, to another installment of Bottom Feeders, your weekly look at the Billboard Hot 100 chart from #41 down during the...


Chartburn, Music

Chartburn: 7/27/07

Mainstream Rock: Sammy Hagar and the Waboritas, “Mas Tequila” (1999) Will: Where to start with this? Well, how about that Gary...