Tag: Glee


Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Cop Rock: The Complete Series”

Unless you watched it during its original run, you’ve probably never seen Cop Rock. Save for the occasional airing on a “can you...

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Popdose Lists, Television

The Show Must Go On: 10 TV Series That Dealt With Death

When Fox’s Glee returns to the air for its fifth season tomorrow, it will do so with the weight of tragedy behind it. Cast member...

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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....

Books, Kirkus Reviews

Popdose at Kirkus Reviews: “Sweat, Tears, and Jazz Hands”

Every week, a rotating crew of your favorite Popdose writers will grace the virtual pages of Kirkus Reviews Online, taking on the best —...


The (Caveat-Laden) Case For… “Glee”

Why "Glee" is a good show...despite being a bad show....

Television, TV Reviews

Popdose’s Fall 2011 TV Preview: “American Horror Story”

Scott Malchus reviews "American Horror Story," the most bizarre hour of television he's seen in some time....

AM Gold: 1964

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 9

AM Gold: 1964 beckons! Enjoy the Supremes and the Zombies! Make it through Gene Pitney!...


Television, The Three Strike Rule

The Three Strike Rule: “It’s an honor just to be nominated”

Scott Malchus examines the 2011 Emmy nominations in the latest edition of The Three Strike Rule...


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Journey

Adored by their fans and scorned by critics, Journey never attempted to be more than they are: a rock band out to entertain you. As they...


Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Christopher Cross

He's gone sailing, ridden like the wind, and been caught between the moon and New York City. Now, Christopher Cross is back with a new...


Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Thicke’s “When I Get You Alone” (2002)

A look at songs that aren’t necessarily good or bad, merely ones that, because of the climate of the music world during their release,...


Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: The Misfit Empowerment Project

Lady Gaga's "Born This Way" exemplifies the shift among pop's reigning divas -- from P!nk to Katy to Ke$ha -- away from self-aggrandizement...


Football, Sports, Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: Super Bowl XLV

Popdose takes a quick look at the broadcast of Super Bowl XLV...


Popdose Lists, Television, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Popdose 2010: Emilia Rhodes’ Best in Television

From gangsters to vampires, and cable dramas to network comedies, a list of the best in television in 2010....


Mellowmas, Music

The Sixth Day of Mellowmas: Last Gleemas

On the sixth day of Mellowmas, the cast of Glee take Jason's favorite holiday song and wrap it in sheets of Auto-Tune....


Mellowmas, Music

The Second Day of Mellowmas: Warm Lovin’ Mellowmas

Mellowmas has just begun and already Jason has become weak (and nauseous). See why as the dynamic duo listen to some warm lovin' Wilson...


Dw. Dunphy On..., Television

Dw. Dunphy On… The Gleek Translation

There's an awful lot that Popdose's Dw. Dunphy doesn't get. Here's something else....


Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: How to Take a “Leap of Faith” … and Fall Flat on Your Ass

As a disastrous new show stumbles toward Broadway and "Glee" rebounds from its worst episode, can issues of religious belief inspire decent...


Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Flight of the Conchords: The Complete Collection”

In 2007, two years before Fox’s Glee was credited for reviving the musical comedy, HBO was setting trends (again) by airing Flight of the...


Concert Reviews, Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: “Glee Live” Defies Gravity, and Channels … the Brady Kids?

The kids from Glee take their show off the air and onto the road. It's not for the uninitiated -- but for Gleeks it's a pleasure...


Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Glee Cast, “Don’t Stop Believin'”

Last week our kids’ school, Emblem Elementary in Saugus, held their third Cure Finders fundraiser for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. For...


Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Glee, Vol. One: Road to Sectionals”

The first 13 episodes of Fox’s new hit musical series, Glee, released here in a 4 DVD set, are an entertaining, yet wildly inconsistent...


Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Glee”

So this is it, huh? This is what you guys were freaking out about all summer? I admit, I haven’t seen the supposedly wonderful pilot,...