Tag: Don Dixon

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Kelley Ryan, “Telescope”

For the better part of 20 years, Palm Springs resident, Kelley Ryan, has been making music and somehow flying under the radar all the...

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 13: Michael McDermott

Chicago-based singer/songwriter Michael McDermott is celebrating 25 years as an artist. He drops by the podcast to talk about Six On The...

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 3: Don Dixon and Marti Jones

Two of our favorite singer/songwriters stop by to talk about their latest albums and play a few songs live....

Music

Pre-Order Popdose’s Benefit Album, ‘You Can’t Live on Love Alone: Songs for the Fight Against Multiple Myeloma’

Sometimes it helps to ask if there’s anything you can do. A little over a year ago, Pigeon O’Brien, a longtime friend to many of us at...

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Hooks 'N' You, Music

Hooks ‘N’ You: Say Hello to Unabashed Self-Promotion

Popdose leaps onto the printed page with the publication of Will Harris' new book, All You Need Is a Hook... The Best of Hooks 'N'...

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Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: Kelley Ryan’s New “Twist” on Girl-Pop

The astroPuppees frontwoman steps into the light with a sunny album depicting the range of female experience, with help from her pals Don...

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Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Marti Jones

Last week Marti Jones was back in Washington, DC – the city where she and I had our greatest moments together during her career in...

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Jesus of Cool, Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Marti Jones

To fans of her four albums of marvelous acoustic pop in the mid-to-late ’80s, Marti Jones seemed on the cusp of becoming the next...

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Jesus of Cool, Music

Don Dixon and Marti Jones LIVE!: The Official Bootleg

For a few precious years in the late 1980s and early ’90s, the most communal experience on the pop touring circuit was a family...

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Hooks 'N' You, Music, Popdose Interviews

Hooks ‘N’ You: A Look Back at 2008

It’s vacation time already? Awesome! Time to kick back, relax, and…oh, wait, I forgot: this is only a part-time writing gig,...

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Hooks 'N' You, Music, Popdose Interviews

Hooks ‘N’ You: Richard Barone, “Cool Blue Halo” and Other Works

Live albums have been a staple of the music business for ages, and even if you’re someone who loudly proclaims to have no interest in...

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Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Don Dixon

Don Dixon may never quite achieve the lofty stature of rock and roll’s Great Men, but there’s no questioning that for nearly...

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Hooks 'N' You, Music, Popdose Interviews

Hooks ‘N’ You: “Produced by Don Dixon”

Last week’s column opened by noting that, when you hear the name “Don Dixon,” you’re probably more likely to think...

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Hooks 'N' You, Music, Popdose Interviews

Hooks ‘N’ You: Don Dixon, “(If) I’m a Ham, Well You’re a Sausage: The Don Dixon Collection”

When you hear the name “Don Dixon,” you’re probably more likely to think of him in terms of his production career than...