Tag: David Gilmour

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #44: “Blue” Songs, Vol. I

Man, why are all of these songs with "blue" in the title so melancholy? Oh, right. ...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Simple Minds’ Jim Kerr

"Kirsty MacColl was cute as a button and smarter than anyone, and didn’t take any bullshit."...

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Roger Waters, Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, 8/8/17

The co-founder of Pink Floyd offers bombast and protest during Philadelphia tour's opening night....

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: The 75 Best Paul McCartney Songs

On June 18, Paul McCartney celebrated his 75th birthday. With enviable longevity and prodigious musical gifts, he’s amassed a legacy...

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Best of 2014: Dw. Dunphy’s Top Albums of the Year

Top Ten lists are inherently flawed in that they are based completely upon subjective opinion. So don't start complaining that I didn't...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Pink Floyd, “The Endless River”

The Popdose staff discusses Pink Floyd's swan song....

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1973: Pink Floyd, “Dark Side of the Moon”

The lunatic is forty years on......

Led Zeppelin O2 Arena reunion

Music, Popdose Lists

The Top 8 Reunions I’ll Never See Because the World Is Ending

You can't say these eight bands didn't have their chance to do it one last time before the world came to an end....

James Hetfield

Music, Popdose Lists

Top 5 Music Autobiographies That Need to Be Written

There are a lot of great music autobiographies out there, but there are great ones still to be written. Chris Holmes counts down the Top 5....

Music

Paul McCartney’s Top 10 Solo Deep Cuts

A day late and more than a dollar short, here are my choices for the Top 10 Paul McCartney solo deep cuts....

Music

The Life and Times of “Comfortably Numb”

How a classic was born, and kept on going....

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Music, Popdose

Here’s Something Else!: Everything 1980s, Pink Floyd Edition

Pink Floyd‘s A Momentary Lapse of Reason, alas, was no Dark Side of the Moon. Criticized then as now for being transitional and...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Bryan Ferry, “Olympia”

It bothers me that Bryan Ferry’s new album Olympia slips into the “what might have been” category so easily. For what it...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 20

This week Bottom Feeders goes all Red Square on your ass. And there's something for the hippies too in the Rock End of the '80s. ...

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Listmania, Music

Listmania: Top 50 Guitarists (#10-1)

We made a list of our favorite guitarists of all time, and this week we count down the final 10. Who's number 1? You'll have to click to...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Various Artists, “Live at Knebworth”

Live albums, more than any other, date themselves immediately, and not merely because the date is plastered all over the recording....

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “MTV on the Radio”

MTV did more than just feed Adam Curry's hairspray addiction -- it also broke Top 40 playlists wide open during the '80s. With his latest...

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Music, Test of the Boomerang

Test of the Boomerang: Pink Floyd’s “The Wall” at 30

In the first part of a multi-week look back at the double album, Ben Wiser revisits the birth of Pink Floyd's The Wall....

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Pink Floyd, “On the Turning Away”

Through the eyes of my son, I’ve been reliving a part of my youth in the form of colorful costumed super heroes from cartoons and...

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Music, White Label

White Label Wednesday: David Gilmour, “Blue Light”

I’ll be honest: I downloaded this mix a few months ago, after searching for it for years (decades, even), but planned to do nothing...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 36

Hey! It’s Wednesday, so let’s continue taking a look at the letter G and the ass end of the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Andy...

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Music, Test of the Boomerang

Test of the Boomerang: Best of 2008

Test of the Boomerang – Top Ten of 2008 I will dispense with the usual bullshit “Let’s take a look back…”...

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Music, Test of the Boomerang

Have No Fear, Your Test of the Boomerang Gift Guide is Here!

Yuletide greetings folks. Even in these tough economic times, the annual rite of holiday gift giving must be performed to appease the...