Tag: Brazil

Album Reviews

ALBUM REVIEW: Eron Falbo, “73”

What do you get when you combine an up-and-coming Brazilian singer/songwriter with the mastermind producer behind Blonde on Blonde and The...

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Film, Revival House

Revival House: “Has Anybody Seen Sam Lowry?”

25 years ago, with the U.S. release of Brazil, director Terry Gilliam took on a major Hollywood studio and won....

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Soccer, Sports

World Cup: Matchday 20 Recap and Matchday 21 Previews

Netherlands 2-1 Brazil This matchup of two of the most celebrated diving/soccer teams lived up to its billing. It helped that Brazil took...

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Soccer, Sports

World Cup: Matchday 19 Recap and Matchday 20 Previews

Paraguay 0-0 Japan (5-3 on penalties) As with Uruguay v. South Korea, this was always going to be the appetizer to the main course later in...

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Soccer, Sports

World Cup: Matchday 18 Recap and Matchday 19 Previews

Netherlands 2-1 Slovakia After all of yesterday’s drama, this game was bound to be a return to what we expect in the group stage: a...

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Soccer, Sports

World Cup: Matchday 17 Recaps and Matchday 18 Previews

Germany 4-1 England This is going to be remembered as the game in which the ghosts of 1966 were evoked as payback in this famous rivalry....

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Soccer, Sports

World Cup: Matchday 10 Recap and Matchday 11 Previews

Slovakia 0-2 Paraguay Yesterday’s Cameroon v. Denmark game showed that a fight for survival between teams of contrasting styles could...

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Soccer, Sports

World Cup: Matchday 9 Recap and Matchday 10 Previews

Netherlands 1-0 Japan Games like this are why I can never take the Dutch seriously as contenders, but also why I can’t count them...

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Soccer, Sports

World Cup: Matchday 5 Recap and Matchday 6 Preview

Popdose's daily recap of the action at the World Cup and a preview of tomorrow's games....

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Soccer, Sports

World Cup: Matchday 4 Recap and Matchday 5 Preview

Popdose's daily recap of the action at the World Cup and a preview of tomorrow's games....

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Soccer, Sports

The World Cup: Groups G & H Previews

This is my final preview of the eight groups. After the tournament begins on Friday, I’ll try to have daily recaps of the day’s...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Matthew McConaughey’s Favorite Songs of the Late ’90s

Hey, y’all. Matthew McConaughey here, fillin’ in for Mr. Mayor of Bootleg City this week. Cassanova gave me a jingle-jangle the...