Tag: Guitar

EP Reviews, Music

EP Review: J. Foley, “Drone Loops”

Now, this is the way EXPERIMENTAL music is supposed to sound – epic, thought-provoking and loud! The Austerity Program guitarist J. Foley...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Dylan Carlson, “Conquistador”

I know it’s utterly blasphemous to suggest in underground circles, but my first point of entry when listening to Dylan Carlson’s new...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: David Grubbs, “Creep Mission”

It starts with the guitar and the guitar alone, amplified slightly but not distorted, its complicated figures as crystalline as frosted...

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Soda Club, Bloomfield Saturday Market, Pittsburgh, 6/3/17

The ascending Pittsburgh quartet Soda Club treated a hometown crowd to its lazy-Sunday brand of guitar-driven indie-pop on Saturday,...

CD Reviews, Music

REVIEW: Christian Frederickson, Jason Noble and Ryan Rumery – “The Painted Bird / Amidst”

I cannot stop listening to The Painted Bird / Amidst, a carefully self-released affair that is, without question, the most riveting and...

Album Reviews, Music

ALBUM REVIEW: Andre Chrys, ‘Window to Nowhere’

If you’re like me, you get tired of the same old polished pop littering the iTunes store and Spotify streams, not to mention...

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50CCM50, Music, Popdose Giveaway

50CCM50 Giveaway: Bacon Edition Part Two

Get in on a Popdose 50CCM50 giveaway!...

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Listmania, Music

Listmania: Top 50 Guitarists (#20-11)

We made a list of our favorite guitarists of all time, and this week we near the top 10, counting down numbers 20 to 11. Has your favorite...

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Listmania, Music

Listmania: Top 50 Guitarists (#50-36)

We made a list of our favorite guitarists of all time, and this week, we count down from 50 to 36. Who made the cut?...

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Dw. Dunphy On..., Music, Video Games

Dw. Dunphy On… The Easy Way Out

Dw. Dunphy has returned with a new column -- and as it turns out, he's all fired up about these damn kids, with their Rock Band, and...

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Caught on Tape, Music

Caught on Tape: Slash and Burn

The interview is set for 2:00 PM. At a quarter ‘til, the black hat, cascading curls, and nose ring saunter through the management...

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Caught on Tape, Music

Caught on Tape: Jimmy Page and the Plane Truth

In this week's edition of Caught on Tape, Steven Rosen journeys back to 1977, and his time spent in the eye of the Led Zeppelin hurricane....

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Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Akron/Family @ Union Pool, 3/29/09

“Everyone is guilty,” Akron/Family sang at their second gig at Union Pool, but if their performance was any indication, that...

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Mojo's Cold Shot, Music

Mojo’s Cold Shot: John Cephas, 1930-2009

Last summer, I gave y’alls a Cephas & Wiggins Cold Shot that had no news peg, no current-events hook that made it relevant to...

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Mojo's Cold Shot, Music

Mojo’s Cold Shot: Los Lobos, “That Train Don’t Stop Here”

Los Lobos‘ 1992 album Kiko is nothing short of fabulous. A tour de force of primitive rhythms, Latino percussion, gorgeous acoustic...

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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...