Tag: Green Day

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

2018’s 50 Best Albums: An Apocalypse Survival Guide

While it’s safe to say most of us want to forget all about 2018, there are hundreds of incredible albums by stellar artists across...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #42: With the Prepositions, Vol. I

Followed a song by Bowie with a song about Bowie. I am not deep. ...

Music, What's THAT Supposed to Mean?

What’s THAT Supposed to Mean?: Green Day, “Jesus of Suburbia”

And there’s nothing wrong with me, this how I’m supposed to be, in a land of make-believe that don’t believe in me....

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Butch Vig of Garbage

"We're like three nerdy brothers and their geeky sister!" ...

Music, Popdose Lists

The Popdose 100: The Greatest Protest Songs of All Time

Can a song change the world? Popular music has always been looked on as something of a disposable pleasure: reflective of its times, sure,...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Green Day, “Revolution Radio”

Revolution Radio is ready to take the world apart with its bare hands...eventually....

Music, Single Play

Single Play: Week Ending 8/19/2016

Green Day, Saint Motel, Mona, Beauty Sleep, and Metallica in the "Single Play" spotlight...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: July 24, 2015

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

Book Reviews, Books, Music

Book Review: Kevin Prested, “Punk USA: The Rise and Fall of Lookout Records”

Kevin Prested does a fine job with his detailed history of Lookout Records, the Berkeley, California-based independent record label which...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: July 18, 2014

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

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Punk: A Braindump

You know the rest of the Twenty-Teens will be a hard slog when even the quality of our rebellion is mediocre. Look at the so-called...


Green Day, ¡Tré!: Album Review

Green Day just doesn't have it with this bunch. At least we can make our own albums with the songs....


New Release Report 12/11/12: Big Boi & Bruno Mars Head Up The Year’s Last Gasp

Big Boi, Bruno Mars, and Green Day lead the charge for the last major new release Tuesday of 2012....


Spin Cycle: Green Day, ¡Dos!

Finally, two months after ¡Uno!, we get to some good stuff....


New Release Report 11/12/12: Xtina’s Lotus Flower Bomb

A ton of new releases are hitting stores today, including the latest efforts from Deftones, Soundgarden, The Weeknd, Christina Aguilera and...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 34

Gravity Kills was the next big thing back in 1996. That is until 1997 came along. Hear them, Guns N' Roses and more with Bottom Feeders. ...


The Singles Bar: Green Day, “Oh Love”

Green Day's latest is a slow, obvious single that offers none of the thrills they're capable of....


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: Ethan’s Mix

Hi! This is Ethan. Well, technically, he’s Super Ethan in this picture. Which makes sense, ’cause Ethan is my super-awesome...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/15/10

The Popdose staff curates this mix to be a companion through the headlong rush to the winter solstice....


Listmania, Music

Listmania: Top 50 Rhythm Sections (#50-36)

We're counting down our Top 50 favorite rhythm sections of all-time! See who made the bottom of the list as we look at numbers 50 through...


Theatre, Theatre Is Easy

Theatre Is Easy: “American Idiot”

BOTTOM LINE: Audibly and visually enthralling. Mentally? Not so much. Think of it as a conceptual show — part concert, part art...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Whigs, “In the Dark”

The power trio has had a long and glorious history in the annals of rock and roll. The simple, but often explosive blend of electric...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “America”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE The theme of America in popular music has run the gamut of idealized notions of a land where one can pursue...


Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: We Wuz Robbed! Great #2 Hits of the ’00s

My apologies to anyone who’s been waiting with bated breath for me to wrap up this series – is there any such person out...


Contests, Music

Win Free Tickets for Green Day and Kaiser Chiefs at Madison Square Garden!

Universal Music and Popdose are teaming up to give away two tickets to Tuesday's Green Day/Kaiser Chiefs show at MSG. Want to win? See how!...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Mashups”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Last week, I was trying to figure out the awkwardly titled decade called “The 2000s.”  Yes,...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Green Day, “21st Century Breakdown”

Music pundits are calling this the big rock release of the summer and predicting Green Day’s official return to the racks to be a...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Oh So Middle School”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Do you remember you middle school years?  For old codgers like me, middle school was called “junior...



In Memoriam: Jerry Finn

I’m stunned and saddened to hear the news that producer / mixer Jerry Finn passed away yesterday as a result of the effects of a...


Chartburn, Music

Chartburn: 1/4/08

Mainstream Rock: Steve Miller Band, “I Want to Make the World Turn Around” (1986) Scott: Man, I really like this tune. Its...