Tag: Frank Sinatra

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Carpenters Were Never Cool

There was nothing hip about Karen and Richard, and that's why they succeeded....

Sam Huber

Music, Popdose Exclusives, Video Premieres

Popdose Exclusive Video Premiere: Sam Huber, “Little by Little”

Popdose hosts the exclusive premiere of the latest video from Sam Huber and director Dylan Mars Greenberg...

Richard Berry

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Richard Berry & the Pharaohs, “Louie Louie”

Richard Berry wrote and recorded the original version of rock's most legendary song...

Peaches & Herb

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Peaches & Herb, “Let’s Fall In Love”

Peaches #1 (of 7) & Herb had their first hit with an American Songbook classic...

Bobby Hebb

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Bobby Hebb, “Sunny”

Bobby Hebb wrote "Sunny" in response to personal and national tragedy...

Natalie Cole

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Natalie Cole, “This Will Be”

Natalie Cole emerged from a large shadow to become a star in her own right...

Frank Sinatra

A Fan's Notes, Books, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Notable Music Books of 2015

Ken Shane recommends some of the year's best music books...

The Vinyl Diaries

The Vinyl Diaries: David Baerwald, “Someday When You’re Young Again”

Rob Smith remembers his father, in his new "Vinyl Diaries" column....

Music, The Vinyl Diaries, Year-End Best-Of Lists

The Vinyl Diaries: Favorite Music of 2014

Rob Smith explores some fine 2014 vinyl releases....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: October 3, 2014

It's the Friday Five! Shuffle through five random tracks from your library and share it with the Popdose community....

A Fan's Notes

A Fan's Notes, Music, Popdose Interviews

A Fan’s Notes: The Bob Gaudio Interview

Win an amazing Four Seasons prize package!...

Popdose's Top 12 Christmas Albums of All-Time

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: Top 12 Christmas Albums of All Time

In which we list the 12 best albums to put you in the Christmas mood, which means you aren't allowed to argue with us....

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1973: Frank Sinatra, “Ol’ Blue Eyes Is Back”

Holmes and Dunphy take on the revival of a true music icon in 1973....

Before We Was Fab, Music

Before We Was Fab: Frank Sinatra, “Learnin’ the Blues”

Before We Was Fab checks in for the first time with the Chairman of the Board, circa 1955....

Film, Music, Popular Culture, You're Dead to Us

You’re Dead to Us: Movies Starring Pop Stars

In which we look at once common curiosities of pop culture that don’t exist anymore, be it because of changing tastes, the fragmentation...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies Directed by Rock and Pop Stars (to Prepare You for Rob Zombie’s “The Lords of Salem”)

Lots of musicians decide they are famous and attractive enough to act, but it takes a special kind of hubris to take a break from making...

Music, Popdose, Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date) Tonight

Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date) Tonight, Valentine’s Day Edition

You can either nuzzle up in the bosom of St. Valentine this evening, kids, or you can stick your head in it and slowly suffocate. But wait....

DisneyWorld Barbershop Quartet

Music, Popdose Lists

5 Musical Genres Overdue for a Comeback

It seems just about every musical style gets recycled whether it deserves it or not. Here are five genres that definitely do....

Sunshine

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: Some Rays of Sunshine in All This Darkness

It's been a rough summer for a lot of people out there, so let Popdose provide just a small pick-me-up for everyone....

Music, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: Frank Sinatra’s “Strangers in the Night”

The Chairman of the Board is not finished, by a long shot....

Music, Popdose, Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date) Tonight

Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date) Tonight

Dave Lifton fills in for Leslie Liberatore for this week's Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date)....

Music

Thank You for the Music!

Join the Popdose Staff as they say "Thank You" to the people that introduced them to the music that shaped their lives....

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Barbra Streisand, “What Matters Most”

Can Jeff Giles break Dave's genial spirit with a copy of Barbra Streisand's new CD? There's only one way to find out. Read on....

AM Gold: 1964

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 10

As our Time-Life "AM Gold" series rolls on with the next batch of tunes from 1964, let's all take a moment to recognize the genius of the...

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Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Wants to Know Where His French Fries Come From!

In which Bob Lefsetz tries to turn Five Guys' success into a metaphor for the music industry and fails miserably....

AM Gold: 1963

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 7

Put your headphones on and your cares away, and come back with us once again to the world of Time-Life's "AM Gold" -- 1963 style!...

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 3

Popdose soldiers on with our Digging for Gold series and looks at another six tracks from Time-Life Music's AM Gold: 1962....

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Popdose, Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “The Best of the Dean Martin Variety Show”

The Dean Martin Variety Show offered a little something for everyone. There was music (well, duh) and plenty of laughs, but there was also...

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 2

The second installment of Digging for Gold explores more of 1962's hippest tunes. And Gene Pitney....

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Reviews: “Sin-Atra” and Amon Amarth

Dave Steed reviews the new Frank Sinatra metal tribute album and the eighth record from Amon Amarth. ...