Tag: Chris Stamey

Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Chris Stamey, “A Spy in the House of Loud: New York Songs and Stories”

It goes without saying Chris Stamey is one of my favorite songwriters/musicians.  Having fallen under the spell of The dB’s from...

CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, Music

DVD/CD Review: “Thank You, Friends: Big Star’s ‘Third’ Live … and More”

Forget objectivity, because you won’t find it here – not from me.  And certainly not about these live, orchestral,...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: “Ork Records: New York, New York”

Ork Records: New York, New York is the vital compilation of all the output from the legendary New York City label of the late...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music

ALBUM REVIEW: Chris Stamey, “Euphoria”

What can be said about the work of Chris Stamey that hasn’t already been said?  The brilliance and precision of his writing and...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music

Cycles Per Second: A Look At The dB’s “Repercussion”

If there’s one album that I can automatically point to/at which helped me – helped to shape me as a songwriter and start to...

EP Reviews, Music

EP Review: Brett Harris, “Mr. Sunshine”

It’s simple:  Brett Harris is Durham, North Carolina’s best kept secret that’s not so secret anymore.  A gifted...

Chris Stamey

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Music Roundtable: March 2014

It's the Popdose Music Roundtable for March 2014 -- wherein the staff gabs about any music, new or old, that has been moving us over the...

Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Big Star’s “Third,” Park West, Chicago, 6/28/13

A review of the tribute to Big Star's "Third" album at Chicago's Park West...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Chris Stamey

Chris Stamey is the embodiment of the “thinking person’s musician”. His career is epic and storied: first as a member of...

Album Reviews, Music, Popdose

Album Review: Chris Stamey, “Lovesick Blues”

I’m not sure why – I can’t put my finger on it, but this is a special album. Released during the long and sometimes...


Jesus of Cool, Music, Popdose Interviews

Jesus of Cool: Peter Holsapple & Chris Stamey Shamble Through the “Here and Now”

Erstwhile (and future) dB's Peter Holsapple and Chris Stamey have a new record, a new tour, and all kinds of history to discuss with Jon...


Music, Popdose Guides

Beyond Ubiquitous: The Popdose Guide to Syd Straw

For someone who can talk your ear off, Syd Straw certainly has built an enigmatic career. After establishing her bona fides as an arty...


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Big Star, “Radio City”

You get what you deserve, Big Star fans, so here are the rest of the tracks from the 2000 bootleg “What’s Goin’...