Tag: Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes

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,...

People's Choice

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: People’s Choice, “Do It Any Way You Wanna”

The funky People's Choice scored big in '71 and bigger in '75...

McFadden & Whitehead

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: McFadden & Whitehead, “Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us Now”

In 1979 the songwriting and producing team stepped out for a smash of their own...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: June 6, 2014

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

Popblerd!

The Popblerd Halftime Report: Mike D.’s Best Reissues of the Year (So Far)

The best reissues, remasters and box sets of the first half of 2012, picked by Mike Duquette of The Second Disc....

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Blue Magic, “Sideshow”

The Philly vocal group Blue Magic are best known for their huge 1974 hit "Sideshow," but they sent hits up the R&B charts for several years...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Teddy Pendergrass, “Live In ’82” (Win the DVD!)

In 1982, Teddy Pendergrass was on top of the music world when he performed in London. A few weeks later, a tragic car accident changed...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Anniversary MegaMix 1

Ken Shane celebrates the six-month anniversary of his Soul Serenade column with an awesome mix that includes every song that has appeared...

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Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, “Wake Up Everybody”

Last weekend I attended a Triple-A radio conference in Philadelphia. The event is called Non-Comm (as in noncommercial radio), and...

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Cutouts Gone Wild!, Music

Cutouts Gone Wild!: Bunny Sigler, “The Best of Bunny Sigler: Sweeter Than the Berry” (1996)

Note: My brother’s visiting from out of town this week, so I’ve got less time than I normally do for blog-type stuff;...