Tag: Dixie Chicks

In:Sound, Podcast

In:Sound, Ep. 3: Pop Quiz: Why Do Country Music Fans Hate Country Music?

In this episode of In:Sound we dare to ask the question: why don't country music fans like country music?...

Goin' Country, Music

Goin’ Country: Patty Griffin’s “Silver Bell” Finally Gets a Proper Release

Fans of Patty Griffin – and there are many – can tell you that the singer/songwriter’s story has had a missing chapter since the turn...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 22

This week Dave Steed takes a look at the Dixie Chicks when they were just happy little country girls as well as Celine Dion and a mess of...

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Thinks Everybody Should Listen to Average Country Music!

In which Bob possibly sets a new personal record for equivocation....

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Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: The Roches’ “We” (1979)

“We” is a personal introduction by the Roches, about the Roches, from their first album, The Roches. After saying that they...

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Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: The Damnwells’ Alex Dezen

Call it teamwork or synchronized stalking: Michael Parr and Matt Wardlaw grill Alex Dezen of The Damnwells about the band's new album No...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Songs of Love and Loss”

For his latest Mix Six, Ted Asregadoo gets all mushy and stuff. What is this, Valentine's Day?...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Court Yard Hounds, “Court Yard Hounds”

To quote some of my Popdose colleagues, “It’s like a female-fronted Jayhawks.” Depending how you feel about the...

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Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: Gimme Some Truth

The words were spoken in London, casually, almost flippantly, and were directed at an audience that was sure to treat them in the spirit...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Maia Sharp, “Echo”

Maia Sharp, Echo (2009, Crooked Crown Records) Purchase this album (Amazon) I distinctly recall the first time I heard Maia Sharp sing. It...

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Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: Obama Sews Up My Bleeding Heart

I didn’t cry for an hour and a half. I watched dozens of other people weep and shout and wail and fling themselves to the floor with...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Gals With That Country Sound”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Life is full of contradictions, isn’t it? For example, I’m not a fan of country music, yet I like...

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Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: Will Hollywood Matter in 2008?

“Who cares what I think? I’m not the president. I’m just a storyteller, man.” So says Bob Dylan — or, at...