Tag: Carrie Underwood

In:Sound, Podcast

In:Sound, Ep. 3: Pop Quiz: Why Do Country Music Fans Hate Country Music?

In this episode of In:Sound we dare to ask the question: why don't country music fans like country music?...

Music, Television

One Last Word About American Idol

The white guy won it....

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Bro-Country: All Bang, No Crash

Remember when you said country music had more integrity than Fred Durst?...


Dunphy Knows It All: Fixing Broadcast TV

Introducing "Dunphy Knows It All" wherein Dw Dunphy solves all the problems you never knew you had....

The Vinyl Diaries

The Vinyl Diaries: Aerosmith, “Done with Mirrors”

Remember when Aerosmith’s Music from Another Dimension was supposed to be the band’s return to rockin’ form, a Seventies-style...

Goin' Country

Goin’ Country: The 2013 CMA Awards

  The 47th annual Country Music Association Awards were broadcast on ABC this week and, as in the past, the show was a pleasant blend...

Goin' Country

Goin’ Country: The Hot Country Songs for the week ending 8/10/13

Mr. Malchus runs down this week's Hot Country Songs. Music included!...


The Reality Check – Top 20 American Idol Contestants Of All-Time Part 2

Tiffany and GG finish up their list of the top 20 American Idol contestants of all-time....

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Orianthi

Most people only know axe shredder Orianthi for the company she keeps: Carrie Underwood on the 2009 Grammys, Michael Jackson’s doomed...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Aerosmith, “Music From Another Dimension”

The CD you've hoped for? You're half right....

Music, Popdose, World's Worst Songs

World’s Worst Songs: “Good Girl” by Carrie Underwood

After Carrie Underwood won American Idol in 2005, she wanted to be marketed as a country singer, and she has been fabulously successful: 11...


Some Half-Baked Thoughts About Country Music Or: Michael Sarko Made Me Write This Post

Does country music suck, or doesn't it? Depends on who you are and what you want from it....


Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Heart, “Alone”

Singer Ann Wilson powered Heart's power ballad "Alone." Rob Smith pays tribute to the song and the voice in this week's Death by Power...


Current Events, Numberscruncher, Television

Numberscruncher: “American Idol” and the Stock Market

John Maynard Keynes, the eminent economist who is back in style, described the stock market as a beauty contest. He asked the readers of...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Carrie Underwood, “Play On”

Stop right there, George Jones and Willie Nelson fans. If you think of fiddles and pedal steel when you think of country, you still get...


Music, Unsolicited Career Advice

Unsolicited Career Advice for… Radiohead

You wouldn’t know it by reading the following, but Uncle Donnie is afraid of British people.  Thought the Beatles were going to...


Billboarding, Music

Billboarding: 5/19/08

Howdy, pardners! It’s been a couple of weeks since we moseyed down Billboard way, so what do you say we hop along down to the Hot...