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

Top 10 Popdose Articles 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. ...

Music

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!...

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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....

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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.)...

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Music

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....

Music

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,...

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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...