Tag: Bob Seger

Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels, “Little Latin Lupe Lu”

Bill Medley wrote a moderate hit for the Righteous Brothers in 1963. Three years later, Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels made it a smash....


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, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Best of 2017: 10 Albums for the Buy Curious

In the age of streaming, does anyone still care about someone else’s top albums list when every album in the known universe is at...

Young Jessie

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Young Jessie, “Mary Lou”

He had never had much commercial success but Young Jessie released one of the coolest records ever in 1955...

Otis Clay

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Otis Clay, “Trying To Live My Life Without You”

Saying goodbye to Otis Clay and David Bowie...

Bobby Bland - Turn On Your Love Light

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Bobby Bland, “Turn On Your Love Light”

Bobby Bland was a legend of rhythm & blues...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 80

Fred Schneider and Scatman John provide some interesting moments in this week's Bottom Feeders. ...

Music, The Vinyl Diaries

The Vinyl Diaries: U2, “The Joshua Tree”

Rob Smith ruminates on high school, time, energy, and U2....

Styx, Kilroy Was Here

Music, Podcast

Chart Attack!, Episode 2

Chart Attack! is back for episode 2, covering the Top 10 from March 19, 1983....

Humor, Music

More Advice From 1982’s “John Cougar”

 Circa-1982 “John Cougar” once again be takin’ your advice queries on matters of flesh, personal relationships, career, and...

Music, Popdose, World's Worst Songs

World’s Worst Songs: Bob Seger’s “We’ve Got Tonight”

OK, this one hurts. But in the grand scheme of things, it was not entirely unpredictable. No artist with a major reputation needs the...

Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Cypress Hill’s “(Rock) Superstar” and “(Rap) Superstar” (2000)

This is one of those songs that wasn’t a hit that I’m surprised wasn’t a hit. Even today, you hear it all the time,...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 46

Dave Steed keeps on truckin' with more rock tunes from artists beginning with the letter S. ...


Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 2/27/71

Howdy, everybody! I tend to stick to the ’80s when writing CHART ATTACK!, as they’re the years I remember best. But this week,...


Music, One Day in Your Life

One Day in Your Life: February 18, 1977

February 18, 1977, is a Friday. NASA’s new craft, the space shuttle, makes a test flight bolted to a 747. The flight lasts a little...


Lost MP3 of the Week, Music

Lost MP3 of the Week: Bob Seger, “Night Moves”

One of the most astounding things about art, and especially music, is the way a self-centered thought or experience contained in a medium...