Tag: David Bowie

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Now and Then, Then and Now”

What happens when baby boomer rockers age? Do they burn out or fade away? Ted Asregadoo lines up side by side comparisons of old and new...

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Music

Here’s Something Else!: David Sanborn That Doesn’t, You Know, Suck

Often situated in a pillowy cloud of opaque neo-funk, saxophonist David Sanborn’s talents are understandably obscured. The arrangements...

Be Bop Deluxe

Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Be Bop Deluxe

Chris Holmes provides an overview of '70s rock band Be Bop Deluxe. Led by guitarist extraordinaire Bill Nelson, Be Bop Deluxe produced...

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Listmania, Music

Popdose 2010: Mike Duquette’s Best Reissues

Even in a year where a lot of great new music was released, it’s still been a blast to revisit artists and albums of old through those...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Popdose Holiday Mixtape 2010

Last Christmas, we gave you our heart, but you were too busy doing real stuff. Hey, it’s perfectly understandable. We launched a...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/29/10 — Fiendishly Yours

This week, The Friday Mixtape has been specially super-sized in order to provide you with 31 fiendishly good songs to keep you grim and...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/15/10

The Popdose staff curates this mix to be a companion through the headlong rush to the winter solstice....

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Pat Metheny

This is an archival interview which took place in October 2010....

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: Special Anniversary Video Mix Edition

Soundtrack Saturday turns two with a very special video retrospective. Join the celebration!...

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50Prog50, Music

50Prog50: The Best Prog Albums, Part Four

Regrets, I’ve had a few. There were bands and artists I really wanted to squeeze onto this list but, ultimately, the fit wasn’t...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Alejandro Escovedo, “Street Songs of Love”

I’ll tell you one thing right from the jump; Alejandro Escovedo’s new album, Street Songs of Love (Fantasy/Concord Music...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 6

It’s another week for the letter B as we take a look at songs that hit the Billboard Rock charts but failed to cross over into the...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: Various Artists, “Pretty Woman”

Rob Smith tells himself he's over the Pretty Woman soundtrack, but is he the king of wishful thinking?...

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CD Reviews, Music, Popdose Interviews

CD Review: David Bowie, “A Reality Tour” (with Gail Ann Dorsey interview)

Though I’ve been a Bowie fan for just about as long as I’ve been a sentient human being (thanks, Dad!), I’ve only seen...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Queen and David Bowie, “Under Pressure”

This year marks the fifth anniversary of my friend Matt’s death. He was my brother in every sense except for blood, and like siblings, we...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Peter Gabriel, “Scratch My Back”

I have developed a reputation as someone who hedges his bets when it comes to criticism, and Peter Gabriel’s first full album in a...

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Music, Parlour to Parlour

Parlour to Parlour, Episode 25: Cyril Lepizzera

Michael Fortes concludes the Parlour to Parlour journey with a family reunion and some metal shredding in, of all places, the south of...

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Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: “Bowie: A Biography”

Being a Bowie fan is one thing; being a fan of Bowie books can be an altogether separate fetish. There’s such a wide variety of tomes...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: All Souls Edition, 10/30/09

Welcome back. Are you feeling comfortable? Good. Right about now, you’re sitting casually in your seat, perhaps in a chair staring at...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 9/25/09

Feel that tension building in your neck, that stress in the spinal cord that feels just like a piece of rope with the twine extra-wrapped?...

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Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to David Bowie, Part Two

It took him almost two months, but Anthony Hansen is back with the final installment of his guide to David Bowie's recording career. Let's...

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: Special Anniversary Mix Edition

Has it already been a year since Kelly Stitzel joined the Popdose staff? It has indeed -- and she's assembled a special anniversary...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Lou Reed in Stockholm, May ’74

It’s rare that I get a chance to talk to the artists whose music I steal each week, so when the opportunity arises I seize it....

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Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to David Bowie, Part One

Been missing the Popdose Guides? So has Anthony Hansen -- and unlike the rest of us, he's gone and done something about it....

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 7/24/09

The more things change… Adam Again – Ain’t No Sunshine from Ten Songs by Adam Again (1988) Deliverance – Beauty And...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: John Vanderslice, “Romanian Names”

The first thing that you notice about the new John Vanderslice album, Romanian Names (Dead Oceans), is the sound. The album has a definite...

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Lost in the '70s, Music

Lost in the ’70s: Amanda Lear, “Blood and Honey”

Where to begin with Ms. Lear?  How about her modeling career in ’60s France?  How about her years-long romance with surrealist...

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Concert Flashback, Music

Popdose Concert Flashback: David Bowie and Nine Inch Nails, 9/16/95

Mojo Flucke caught Bowie with Nine Inch Nails in September of '95 -- and in his latest Concert Flashback, he tells you which half of the...

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Bootleg City, Film, Music

Bootleg City: David Bowie in Baton Rouge, April ’78 (Pt. 2)

Late last summer a DVD of August, which features David Bowie in a cameo, showed up at the office where I used to work. If you haven’t...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: David Bowie in Baton Rouge, April ’78 (Pt. 1)

Near the beginning of The Woman in Red, a 1984 comedy written and directed by and starring Gene Wilder (it’s a remake of a...