Tag: Gillian Welch

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A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Newport Folk Festival 2015

Superstars, secret stars, rising stars, and a ghost from the past hovering over it all....

Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs with Jason Myles Goss

If you had to go away for awhile and you could only take five of your favorite albums with you, which ones would you choose? Yes, we know...

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: Songs for a Weary Land

Rob Smith looks back at music that provided some small comfort after 9/11/2001, in this week's "Weekly Mixtape."...

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A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Newport Folk Festival 2011

Ken Shane was back at the Newport Folk Festival this year -- but this time, he wasn't just there as a journalist....

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Staple Singers, “I’ll Take You There”

Ken Shane will be covering the Newport Folk Festival for Popdose again this weekend. Among the artists he looks forward to seeing is soul...

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Music, News

Live Music: 2011 Newport Folk Festival Lineup Announced

Last night, the lineup for the 2011 Newport Folk Festival was announced at a live event in Cambridge, MA....

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Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs with Trey Lockerbie

If you had to go away for awhile and you could only take five of your favorite albums with you, which ones would you choose? Yes, we know...

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Wrecking Balls

When I conceived this post, I had actually planned to broaden the category to “Demolition” so I could include classics like...

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Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Folk Festival 50, Newport, R.I. (Day One)

The Newport Folk Festival turned 50 over the weekend, and Popdose's Ken Shane was there. Read his recap of the festival's first day here....

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Music, Parlour to Parlour

Parlour to Parlour, Episode 0: Chris Robley & The Fear of Heights

Parlour to Parlour begins today with Episode 0. This footage, filmed in San Francisco, CA, during the weekend of November 14-15, 2008, on...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Various Artists, “Dark Was the Night” and “War Child Presents Heroes”

It’s no secret that tribute albums and charity compilations can be hit-or-miss affairs at best. In the case of the latter, all you...