Tag: Craig Finn

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A Fan's Notes, Music, Year-End Best-Of Lists

A Fan’s Notes: Notable Albums of 2017

In early 2015 I published a list of my favorite albums of the previous year. In my story, I chastised writers who had rushed to get their...

Music, The Vinyl Diaries, Year-End Best-Of Lists

The Vinyl Diaries: Favorite Music of 2014

Rob Smith explores some fine 2014 vinyl releases....

Music, Popdose Interviews

Justin Currie On His New Album “Lower Reaches” + The Future Of Del Amitri

Justin Currie of Del Amitri joins us to talk about his new solo album Lower Reaches....

Music

Rock of Aging: Here’s the Proof Bob Dylan Was Good in the ’80s

Maybe it’s because it’s when I first discovered Dylan, but I’ve always had a soft spot for his much-maligned ’80s output. I was...

A Fan's Notes

A Fan's Notes, Concert Reviews, Music

A Fan’s Notes: The Hold Steady, the Met, Pawtucket, RI, 4/12/14

The Hold Steady held forth in RI last week...

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Listmania, Music

Popdose 2010: Dw. Dunphy’s Top Albums

2010 was a difficult year for music, despite there being so much of it to choose from. Some high profile albums made no mark on me, while...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Hold Steady, “Heaven Is Whenever”

It’s the dobro on the song “The Sweet Part of the City” that you hear first on the new Hold Steady album Heaven Is...

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Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: XPoNential Music Festival, Camden, N.J.

All Photos Copyright © David J. Simchock. Visit David’s Website: Vagabond Vistas. WXPN is the listener sponsored Triple A radio...

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CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, Music

DVD Review: “The Hold Steady: A Positive Rage”

“There are so many of these indie-rock shows that you go to that are so joyless. I just want people to feel this joy and celebratory...