Tag: Glen Campbell

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A Fan's Notes, Music, Year-End Best-Of Lists

A Fan’s Notes: Notable Albums of 2017

In early 2015 I published a list of my favorite albums of the previous year. In my story, I chastised writers who had rushed to get their...

In:Sound, Podcast

In:Sound, Ep. 3: Pop Quiz: Why Do Country Music Fans Hate Country Music?

In this episode of In:Sound we dare to ask the question: why don't country music fans like country music?...

Dennis Coffey

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Dennis Coffey, “Scorpio”

Legendary studio guitarist Dennis Coffey had a hit of his own in '71...

Allen Toussaint

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Allen Toussaint, “What Do You Want The Girl To Do?”

The world lost a musical giant when Allen Toussaint died this week...

Milli Vanilli Grammy Award

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: Top Seven Vanishing Acts — Grammy Awards, Best New Artist

Winning the Grammy Award for Best New Artist isn't all it's cracked up to be. Just ask these seven acts....

am gold 1977

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 64

It's the beginning of the Carter Administration and the malaise has started in the world of AM Gold....

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: Glen Campbell’s “Wichita Lineman”

We reach the end of 1968 riding a wave of all-time rock classics, and we’ll see in 1969 with another, in next week’s...

AM Gold: 1975

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 56

As we will learn in this, the fourth and final installment in AM Gold: 1975, few things inspire passion and raw emotion in us like... Glen...

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

Popdose: Coverage!

Here's some tunes you might know of......

AM Gold: 1968

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 28

Ready to wrap up our discussion of Time-Life's "AM Gold: 1968"? Too bad, we're going to talk about "American Pie" instead....

The Popdose Guide to The Beach Boys

Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to the Beach Boys

A look at the songs and the story behind 50 years of the Beach Boys, American's greatest pop band....

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Music, The Very Guest Of...

The Very Guest Of… Brian Wilson

As Brian Wilson hits the big 6-9, Popdose looks back at 15 occasions when the former Beach Boy has been The Very Guest Of various artists...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: This Time We’re Stringin’, or How I Learned to Dabba-Dabba-Dabb

… because Ted didn’t want to. DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE When Nabokov concluded back in the 1950s that some of his American...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/8/10 (John Lennon Edition)

In honor of John Lennon's 70th birthday October 9, Popdose presents a collection of Lennon covers in The Friday Mixtape....

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 8/20/10 — Late Summer, Late Seventy-something

This week's Popdose mixtape features deep tracks from the 1970s, including music from Jackson Browne, Syreeta, Grand Funk, John Lennon,...

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Music

Popdose Remembers: Our First Records

The Popdose staff dawdles away a long, cold winter by looking back at its formative musical experiences. Tell us yours!...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 5/22/09

Hat trick, mama!! Benny Hester – It’s Over Love from Through the Window (1987) Erik Norlander featuring Buck Dharma –...

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Television, The Three Strike Rule

The Three Strike Rule: “The Chris Isaak Hour”

Usually, anytime a musical artist performs on a talk show, that marks the end of the program: Letterman, Leno or Conan stroll out to shake...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 13

This past week I was like a pig in shit. Nine tracks from Chinese Democracy were leaked and I couldn’t be happier. See, Guns...