Tag: Blancmange

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

2018’s 50 Best Albums: An Apocalypse Survival Guide

While it’s safe to say most of us want to forget all about 2018, there are hundreds of incredible albums by stellar artists across...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #33: Give Her a Wedding Dress

This is literally The Deb Medsker Show. It's all about my honey. ...

Music

The Popdose Comeback Club: Class of 2017 (Round 2)

There are some comebacks the world doesn’t need: Sean Spicer, Bill Cosby, another Spiderman reboot — and plenty that are long...

Music

The Popdose Comeback Club: 2017 Inductees

While playing the nostalgia concert circuit — state fairs, package tours and casinos — seems like a depressing way for members...

Music

Best of 2016 (So Far): Finding Salvation in the Year’s Best New Music

For my final Popdose post until Fall, I am going out with a bang — or better yet, a shake, rattle and roll. Cancer sucks. I am...

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Best of 2015: An Unintentionally Retro-Heavy List of the Top Albums of the Year

Give 50 music writers a forum to tout their top 50 albums of the year and you’ll probably see 45 or so unique bands and...

Music

Deluxe Editions: Are Extra Tracks Worth the Extra Dollars?

Spring is here and some of the big releases come in even bigger “deluxe editions”. So, if you pony up the dough, is it worth...

Music, Popdose Exclusives, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Q&A: Neil Arthur of Blancmange

The first three Blancmange albums came in quick succession between 1982 and 1985. The next three as well, save for the quarter century in...

Music, Popdose

Labels We Love: Cherry Red Records, Where Retro Is Reborn

Name the London hotspot where you’ll find Alice Cooper, Bauhaus alumni (Daniel Ash, David J and Peter Murphy), Suzi Quatro, Taylor...

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Most Awesome ’80s New Wave Comebacks Ever

Ready for an excellent adventure? Fire up the Delorean, pad your shoulders, grab a turbo dog and bag of corn nuts, we’re about to...