Tag: Bing Crosby

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Carpenters Were Never Cool

There was nothing hip about Karen and Richard, and that's why they succeeded....

Johnny Moore's Three Blazers

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Johnny Moore’s Three Blazers, “Merry Christmas, Baby”

This oft-covered Christmas hit had its origins in the late 1940s...

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape Holiday Edition: December 23, 2016

We promised you stuff, right?...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Billy Paul, “Me and Mrs. Jones”

Billy Paul's career was not limited to one hit single...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: December 20, 2013

It's the Friday Five! Shuffle through five random tracks from your library and share it with the Popdose community....

Soul Serenade - A Christmas Gift For You

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Darlene Love, “Marshmallow World”

A Christmas Gift For You celebrates 50 years...

Popdose's Top 12 Christmas Albums of All-Time

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: Top 12 Christmas Albums of All Time

In which we list the 12 best albums to put you in the Christmas mood, which means you aren't allowed to argue with us....

The Andrews Sisters

Before We Was Fab, Music

Before We Was Fab: The Andrews Sisters, “Hold Tight, Hold Tight (Want Some Sea Food, Mama)”

This week we explore one of the great, early sides from the legendary vocal group the Andrews Sisters, "Hold Tight, Hold Tight (Want Some...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: December 21, 2012

Shuffle into the holiday weekend with this week's Friday Five!...

Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Rewind: “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation”

The Soundtrack Saturday reruns continue, this week with a Christmas movie everyone seems to love, National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation....

AM Gold: 1964

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 11

Another Wednesday, another batch of AM Gold for your listening pleasure. This week rolls on with the third installment from 1964....

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 2

The second installment of Digging for Gold explores more of 1962's hippest tunes. And Gene Pitney....

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “When Harry Met Sally …”

Kelly Stitzel closes out 2010 with one of her favorite Soundtrack Saturday columns ever about the classic romantic comedy, When Harry...

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Music, Rob Smith Can't Say No

Rob Smith Can’t Say No: Rod Stewart, “Fly Me to the Moon: The Great American Songbook, Volume V”

Rod Stewart has made another crappy standards album. "Rob Smith Can't Say No," but he CAN suggest some alternative listening. ...

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Music, Way Out Wednesday

Way Out Wednesday: “The Pickwick Children’s Chorus Sing ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ and Other Fun Songs of Today

Today’s selection is an album from the Pickwick Children’s Chorus. Was there an actual Pickwick Children’s Chorus? I don’t know...

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Les Paul: 1915-2009

Musical genius and American icon Les Paul passed away today at the age of 94. Please join us in remembering his life's work....