Tag: Graham Parker

Graham Parker & the Rumour

A Fan's Notes, Concert Reviews, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Graham Parker & the Rumour, the Met Cafe, Pawtucket, RI, 4/16/13

The years fell away as Graham Parker & the Rumour stunned a RI crowd...


Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Graham Parker’s “Local Girls” (1979)

Not that it’s a bad thing at all, but Graham Parker sounds almost exactly like Joe Jackson, Elvis Costello, Nick Lowe, the Jam, and...


Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Trammps, “Hold Back the Night”

This week Ken Shane brings us a non-disco hit from one of the dance genre's most iconic bands....


Music, Popdose Flashback '91

Popdose Flashback ’91: Graham Parker, “Struck by Lightning”

Rob Smith travels back in time to Graham Parker's 1991 album Struck by Lightning, in today's Popdose Flashback....


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 37

Be sure to show your AARP card to get access to Bottom Feeders this week. Jimmy Page and Tom Petty bring along both Joe and Steve Perry to...


Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: 2010 Non-CommVention in Philadelphia

Non-Comm is the annual Triple A radio conference hosted by WXPN in Philadelphia, and held at that city’s wonderful venue, World Cafe...


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Graham Parker & the Rumour, “Squeezing Out Sparks”

In 1979, following an acrimonious divorce from Mercury Records, Graham Parker & the Rumour released an album that would become a rock and...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Graham Parker, “Imaginary Television”

Coming from the 1970s UK pub-rock scene, Graham Parker had to slip away from the shadows cast by Nick Lowe, the producer of his first album...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Thanksgiving”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE The thing I love about Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) is that it’s a holiday devoid of the trappings of...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 66

Don't be alarmed, baby -- that tingling you're feeling isn't herpes. It's time for another installment of Bottom Feeders, and this time,...


Jesus of Cool, Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Marti Jones

To fans of her four albums of marvelous acoustic pop in the mid-to-late ’80s, Marti Jones seemed on the cusp of becoming the next...