Tag: Hall & Oates

Edwin Hawkins Singers

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Edwin Hawkins Singers, “Ooh Child”

Two years after the Five Stairsteps brought a song of hope to the Top 10 the Edwin Hawkins Singers brought their gospel soul to it...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Mel & Tim, “Starting All Over Again”

Mel & Tim went to Muscle Shoals to record their 1972 hit...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Billy Paul, “Me and Mrs. Jones”

Billy Paul's career was not limited to one hit single...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: September 11, 2015

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

Tavares

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Tavares, “Check It Out”

The brothers from Providence had their first big hit in 1973...

Soul Serenade - Eddie Kendricks

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Eddie Kendricks, “Keep On Truckin'”

David Ruffin was not the only Temptation who went on to solo success...

Soul Serenade - Hall & Oates

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Hall & Oates, “She’s Gone”

It was the beginning of a Hall of Fame career for Hall & Oates...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: April 18, 2014

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

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: November 29, 2013

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

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: May 3, 2013

It's 11:00 AM on Friday, do you know where your shuffle is?...

Styx, Kilroy Was Here

Music, Podcast

Chart Attack!, Episode 2

Chart Attack! is back for episode 2, covering the Top 10 from March 19, 1983....

The Everly Brothers

Before We Was Fab, Music

Before We Was Fab: The Everly Brothers, “Poor Jenny”

This week's spotlight shines on a great 1959 Cadence single by the Everly Brothers, "Poor Jenny."...

Popblerd!

Will Fitz & The Tantrums Jump Into the Big “League” With Their New Song?

Rock 'N Soul...Part Two? Fitz & the Tantrums are back with a new jam....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: November 23, 2012

Drop the leftover stuffing, put down that TV, and shuffle into this week's Friday Five!...

AM Gold: 1978

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 66

In the words of our own Jason Hare, esteemed curator of all things mellow, this second part of AM Gold: 1978 is, "seriously, the Mellow...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 35

The letter H begins with Juliana Hatfield, Hall & Oates, PJ Harvey and more from the bottom of the '90s Hot 100. ...

am gold 1977

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 61

This week's AM Gold is dedicated to the memory of the late Hal David (May 25, 1921 – September 1, 2012)....

AM Gold: 1976

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 60

We close out AM:Gold 1976 the only way possible - really mellow, man....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: August 10, 2012

It's Friday, and I'm in love! Join in this week's Friday Five and share in it....

Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: Independence Day Edition

Light some sparklers and get ready to dance your 4th of July away with a special Independence Day Weeknight '80s Dance Party....

Music

Julian Velard and the Audacity of Unhip

A couple of years ago I had an idea for a regular column here. It started as an attempt to figure out why so many critically acclaimed...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Sam & Dave, “When Something Is Wrong With My Baby”

Isaac Hayes and David Porter wrote a string of hits for Sam & Dave in the '60s. Ken Shane recalls perhaps the greatest of them all....

Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weekend ’80s Dance Party – Special New Year’s Eve Edition

Kelly Stitzel helps you ring in 2012 with a special New Year's Eve* edition of the Week(end) '80s Dance Party. *Garry Marshall was not...

Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Rewind: “Better Off Dead”

The last of the Soundtrack Saturday reruns revisits one of the column's first posts, about the John Cusack classic Better Off Dead....

Julian Velard

Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Julian Velard, Schubas, Chicago, 11/4/11

A review of Julian Velard concert last Friday at Schubas in Chicago....

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Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 6/22/11 – Kelly’s Birthday Edition

It's Kelly's birthday and she wants to celebrate by dancing....

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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...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 2/18/11

Popdose presents the Weekly Mixtape....

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Listmania, Music

Listmania: Top 50 Rhythm Sections (#35-21)

We're counting down our Top 50 favorite rhythm sections of all time! See who made the list as we look at numbers 35 through 21....

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 8

In honor of Easter, join Jeff Giles, Jason Hare and Dave Lifton as they talk about resurrection -- pop culture style! It's all in Episode 8...