Tag: Eric Clapton

Concert for George

A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: “Concert for George” (Four-LP Box Set)

The sublime Concert for George has been released in a stunning new four-LP box set...

Music

Over the Covers: Ten Artists Who Covered Their Own Songs

The first article in the new series "Over the Covers" focuses on artists who re-recorded their own songs, thereby covering themselves. ...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: The Rolling Stones, “Blue & Lonesome”

They woke up this morning and their baby gone away....

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Gene Chandler, “Groovy Situation”

Gene Chandler's extraordinary career spanned the doo-wop, r&b, soul, and disco eras....

BB King

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: B.B. King, ‘Worried Life”

All of the Kings of the blues guitar are gone now. We lost Freddie King back in 1976, and then Albert King in 1992. The most renowned...

Billy Preston

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Billy Preston, “Will It Go Round In Circles”

"Will It Go Round In Circles" was one of the biggest hits in a legendary career...

Music, Popdose Lists

5 Musicians Who Were Kicked In The Butt By Love

Here are five musicians who were kicked in the butt by love...or rather, three and one double-dipper....

Soul Serenade - Bobby Womack

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Bobby Womack, “If You Think You’re Lonely Now”

A great artist was lost last week when Bobby Womack died...

Contests, Music

Popdose Giveaway: Win a 2-Blu-ray/2-CD Combo of “Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival”

Last April, Eric Clapton held the latest installment of the Crossroads Guitar Festival at New York’s Madison Square Garden....

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Susanna Hoffs

Susanna Hoffs drops by the Popdose lounge to talk about the latest Under The Covers album, her ongoing collaboration with Matthew Sweet....

Music, Popdose Giveaway

Popdose Giveaway: Win Eric Clapton’s “Unplugged: Expanded and Remastered”

Win the anniversary expanded edition of Eric Clapton Unplugged!...

'Face Time, Music

‘Face Time: Eric Clapton, “Change the World”

Join Popdose for a look back at three decades of Babyface's wide-ranging influence as a singer, songwriter, and producer....

Podcast, Songs of Freedom

Songs of Freedom, Episode 6: Appropriation

The sixth episode of Songs of Freedom focuses on the subject of cultural — especially musical — appropriation, using the inexplicable...

Popblerd!

Popblerd’s New Release Report 3/12/13: Classic Rock Tuesday

Hello, Mr. Jones. We've been expecting you....

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Peter Beckett of Player

Remember the band Player? Sure you do…and even if you think you don’t, it’ll only take three words to remind you who they...

Music, Popdose, Single Play

Single Play (Week of 2/18/13)

New music from Eric Clapton, Alison Moyet, Rachael Kilgour, and Soft Bullets......

Music, The Very Guest Of...

The Very Guest Of… Phil Collins

There are two kinds of people in this world: those that say Phil Collins is a doughy, ineffectual frontman who ruined the prog-rock outfit...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… The Road to Chris Rea

This ain't no technological breakdown....

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: Blind Faith

What would an English edition of the Band have sounded like? Eric Clapton wondered, too. And in 1969, he set out to form one, but without...

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: “Wheels of Fire” by Cream

Certain dates in pop-culture history ring with importance. On February 9, 1964, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. On August 16,...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 15

Marc Cohn and the slurricane in the same story? Wow. ...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Band (With Van Morrison), “Caravan”

On a Thanksgiving night 35 years ago tomorrow, the Band bid farewell at The Last Waltz. Among the show's many highlights was Van Morrison's...

Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Babyface

Exploring the whip appeal of one of the most prolific hitmakers of the '80s....

Contests

Win a Copy of “Wynton Marsalis & Eric Clapton Play the Blues”!

Free stuff in your mailbox! What more can you ask for?...

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “SpaceCamp”

In honor of the final Space Shuttle launch, Kelly the space nerd reminisces about the Shuttle program and revisits a film that is a...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Robbie Robertson, “How To Become Clairvoyant”

For his first album in more than ten years, Robbie Robertson recruited an all-star cast of musicians and created the most personal solo...

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Film

Popdose Contest: Win a “Concert For George” Blu-ray/CD Package

Ken Shane is offering one lucky reader the chance to win a "Concert For George" Blu-ray/CD package....

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Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “The Concert For George”

One year after his death, a group of George Harrison's friends got together to pay tribute to him. The stunning film of that event is now...

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Listmania, Music

Popdose 2010: Michael Fortes’ Top Albums

From the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond, Michael Fortes runs through his top picks for the best albums of 2010....

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Music

I’ve Got Reissues: The “It’s Halloween, I’ve got my Bob Dylan mask on!” Late Edition

Joseph Jon Lanthier rounds up reissues and remasters for the month of October 2010. Among the rambunctious little doggies lassoed are the...