Tag: Dave Lifton

Film, Television

Staff Meeting: Our Favorite (?) Movie and TV Cliches

The best of the worst of movie and TV cliches. If you've seen 'em once, you know 'em all!...

Mellowmas, Mellowmas 2014, Music

The Fourteenth Day of Mellowmas: Shopping for Jason’s Wife, Part Two

In which Jeff's selfless efforts to help Jason find a gift for his wife continue to be met with heartless disdain...

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."...

The Vinyl Diaries

The Vinyl Diaries: Air Supply, “The One that You Love”

Rob Smith declares his love of Air Supply in his new "Vinyl Diaries" column....

Music, Podcast, The Matt 'N' Jeff Radio Hour

The Matt ‘N’ Jeff Radio Hour, Episode 27: The Singhs

We explore the new Science Fiction album from The Singhs during our conversation with Jeet Singh....

Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 23 – R.I.P., Phil Ramone

Dave, Jeff and Jason return with a look at the career of producer Phil Ramone, who passed away on March 30....

Music, Podcast, The Matt 'N' Jeff Radio Hour

The Matt ‘N’ Jeff Radio Hour, Episode 14: Nat Osborn

Matt and Jeff speak with Nat Osborn about his terrific new album, The King and the Clown...

Del Way

Mellowmas, Mellowmas 2012, Music

The Eighth Day of Mellowmas: The Mullet in the Del

In today's installment, we travel to the corner of Aqua Net and Sadness, where we meet a gentle-eyed Hallmark salesman...

Earmageddon, Music

Earmageddon: Rappy McRapperson, “Live At Amway Arena”

Popdose's Dave Lifton, no stranger to juvenile humor, was subjected to the horrors of Live At Amway Arena by Rappy McRapperson....

Earmageddon, Music

Earmageddon: Jim Schoenfeld, “Schony”

Long ago, a hockey player had a rock 'n' roll dream. It did not end well....

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. ...

Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 22

Perfect for your soul-crushing trip to the mall on this Black Friday: A rundown of a classic Top 10 from November 1983. It's the Popdose...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Tim McCarver, “Sings Selections from the Great American Songbook”

Tim McCarver is not a singer. Dave Lifton is not a good person. Together, they helped create this column....

Podcast

Episode 21: More Fun With Peter Lubin!

It's Labor Day, and we didn't feel like working, either. So here's a bonus episode with more from our pal Peter Lubin....

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Music, Podcast, Popdose

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 20 (Re-Post)

To celebrate the twentieth episode of The Popdose Podcast, Jeff, Jason and Dave are joined by music industry veteran (and longtime...

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Music, Podcast, Popdose

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 19

Jeff Giles, Jason Hare and Dave Lifton finally take the heat off of mothers and focus on fathers -- Jason's dad Gary joins us for Episode...

Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 18

Fandom: what does it mean, who inspires it, and where will you go in its name? We have some thoughts on the subject, and you'll hear 'em on...

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Contests, Music

Popdose Giveaway: Win A Whole Lotta Grateful Dead SWAG

So have you heard about that killer Europe ’72 box set that’s coming out later this year from The Grateful Dead?  22 Shows...

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Music, Podcast, The Matt 'N' Jeff Radio Hour

Podcast: The Matt ‘N’ Jeff Radio Hour – Episode 1

Matt Wardlaw and Jeff Giles launch a brand new podcast with 35 minutes of Bruce Hornsby worship as they discuss Hornsby's new live album....

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 16

After a three-month hiatus, Jeff, Jason, and Dave are back to rip apart a Billboard Top 10 from 1985. It's the Popdose Podcast,...

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Mellowmas, Music

The Sixteenth Day of Mellowmas: Bluezmas Bop

Today, the Kidz Bop delinquents invade Mellowmas and desecrate a holiday classic....

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 15

In a world filled with awkward family holiday reunions, three men gather to remind you that it could be worse: you could be a Brady or...

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Death by Power Ballad, Music

Death by Power Ballad: Foreigner, “Waiting for a Girl Like You”

Rob Smith gives thanks for his friends, readers, and Foreigner's "Waiting for a Girl Like You."...

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Music, Spare Parts

Springsteen’s Spare Parts: “Don’t Look Back” (1977)

Fittingly, the first installment of our alternative look at Bruce Springsteen's career puts its foot to the floor and doesn't look back....

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 14

What's the easiest way for a record company to take your money every holiday season? Box sets! Join Jeff Giles, Jason Hare and Dave Lifton...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 13

What happens when pop culture forces collide, and why do they almost always suck? Matt Wardlaw, Michael Parr, and Dave Lifton discuss it on...

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Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 12

Your Popdose Podcast hosts may be on vacation this month, but that doesn't mean we don't have fresh content for you! Episode 12 brings an...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 11

The Popdose Podcast returns with yet another show devoid of a theme, but with an added bonus - alcohol!...

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Music

Popdose’s Greatest Bits: Billy Joel

Some artists are world renowned for their hit songs, others may never have had a hit at all, but they’ve recorded music that has lasted...