Tag: Ennio Morricone

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Reviews: “Aliens: 30th Anniversary Edition” and “John Carpenter’s The Thing: Collector’s Edition”

Just in time for Halloween, two of the 80s greatest sci-fi/horror films have spectacular new Blu-ray releases....

Album Reviews, Music, Welcome to Pittsburgh

Welcome to Pittsburgh: Broughton’s Rules, “Anechoic Horizon”

In this fine, first edition of Welcome To Pittsburgh, a new, somewhat-irregular Popdose column dictating the independent musical pulse of...

Basement Songs: 52 Saturday Nights, Film

Basement Songs: John Carpenter’s “The Thing”

Scott Malchus celebrates Halloween with John Carpenter's "The Thing" in this week's Basement Songs...


DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “Nikkatsu Noir,” Japan Gone Wild

Few genres are as absorbent as film noir. Science fiction (Blade Runner), horror (Seven), and high school movies (Brick) have soaked up the...


Lost in the '80s, Music

Lost in the ’80s: Fields of the Nephilim

My colleague John Hughes has graciously let me take the wheel today for this edition of Lost in the ’80s. Fields of the Nephilim were...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 5/29/09

This week’s mixtape is Chris Hansen approved! Truly! Would Chris Hansen steer you wrong? By the way, why don’t you head into...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

Bride of Popdose: A Wedding Songs Mixtape

The Popdose Staff, led by the intrepid Jon Cummings, has banded together to present a mixtape full of songs from our own weddings. Walk...