Tag: Chris Holmes

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Pink Floyd, “The Endless River”

The Popdose staff discusses Pink Floyd's swan song....

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Music Roundtable: June 2014

This article can be summed up in one quote: "I will pay someone to shoot you, Walsh."...

Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: David Bottrill on Rush’s “Vapor Trails Remixed”

Chris Holmes and Ted Asregadoo talk to David Bottrill about mixing "Vapor Trails Remixed."...

Popdose Flashback

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1993: Billy Joel, “River of Dreams”

In 1993 Billy Joel made people feel awkward and sad. ...

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Ben Folds Five, PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, NJ, 7/20/13

Platters That Matter podcasters brave the summer heat for Ben Folds Five live....

Jackson Publick and Doc Hammer (The Venture Bros.)

Popdose Interviews, Television

The Popdose Interview: Jackson Publick and Doc Hammer

In anticipation of the June 2nd premiere of The Venture Bros., season 5, co-writers Jackson Publick and Doc Hammer chatted about the show...

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1973: Paul McCartney & Wings, “My Love”

And when the cupboard's bare, will you still even care?...

Listmania, Meta, Popdose Lists

Listmania: Top Ten Popdose Posts of All Time

Five years! Longer than many marriages, yet Popdose is still here and still going....

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1993: Snow, “Informer”

Wherein Holmes and Dunphy make like The Carpenters and go on hurting each other....

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Rush, “Clockwork Angels”

Members of the Popdose staff review Rush's 20th studio album, "Clockwork Angels" -- and come away with mixed feelings....

Music, Popdose Roundtable

How Tech Has Changed the Way We Listen: Vinyl Heart

Vinyl is the beginning. Sure, wax cylinders came before, but the true concept of the album is a vinyl joint....

Music, Popdose Lists

The Popdose 100: The Greatest Love Songs of All Time

Much like our 100 Greatest Covers post last year, this was a collaborative effort for the Popdose staff.  Although our list of nominees...

Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Popdose’s Top Albums (and More) of 2011

The mother of year-end lists: Popdose's Top Albums of 2011. ...

Television, TV Reviews

Popdose’s Fall 2011 TV Preview: “Once Upon A Time” and “Grimm”

Chris Holmes and Scott Malchus take a look at the two fantasy series that premiered just before Halloween. ...


The Greatest Cover Songs of All Time: Honorable Mentions

Last week, we published a compilation of the 100 greatest cover songs of all time, as voted by the Popdose staff.  Of course, our way of...

Music, Popdose Lists

The Popdose 100: The Greatest Cover Songs of All Time

Look, Ma! We can count to a hundred!...


Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: Artists We Had To Warm Up To

In conjunction with Chris Holmes' fantastic Friday Mixtape, here are more Popdose musical turning points....


Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: When Rock Stars Aren’t “Rock Stars” Anymore

Rock stars? Grace and dignity?! Bwaahhh haaahhh haaahhh! (Here are a few reasons why not, provided by the Popdose Roundtable.)...



Popdose Roundtable: Streaming Chickenfoot’s “Big Foot” (and Striking Up the VH Debate Again)

Your Popdose staff gathers 'round the new Chickenfoot single and can't help arguing about Van Halen. Again....


Bob Dylan: The Poet At 70

Bob Dylan is 70 years old, and the Popdose Staff has pulled together a massive post to honor him. Here are 70 of our favorite Dylan songs,...


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Megadeth in Japan, May ’95

Matthew Boles presents a Megadeth concert from May 29, 1995, and gets excited about Bootleg City Community College's new, ridiculously...

Beyond the Wonder, Music

Beyond the Wonder: Kung Fu Fighting and Other Great Love Songs

Chris Holmes looks at the debut album from one-hit wonder Carl Douglas to decide if he has more to offer than "Kung Fu Fighting."...

Wall of Voodoo

Music, Popdose Guides

Wall of Voodoo: An Appreciation

The pop music landscape is littered with bands whose time in the limelight was cruelly short. And let’s be honest, most of them...