Tag: Iggy Pop

Music, New Artists

New Artists: Pacific Radio and the Gray Vines

The year is young, and even though Emperor Cheat-o just took office, the Women’s March around the world gave us plenty of hope...

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

Best of 2016: An Aging Hipster’s Top Albums, EPs and Reissues

Year end album round-ups are no longer a consensus of the nation’s listening experience. We live in a hyper fragmented world —...


Injustice League: Iggy Pop’s Incredible 2016 Continues With an All-Media Hat Trick

Who’d a thought that 48 years after the release of ‘I Wanna Be Your Dog’,  2016 would become Iggy Pop’s...

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose’s Ridiculously Late Summer-of-2016 Music Roundup

Before we review a bunch of stellar new records, let’s have a quick recap of the year: fireworks, hangover, Bowie dies. Frey dies....


Best of 2016 (So Far): Finding Salvation in the Year’s Best New Music

For my final Popdose post until Fall, I am going out with a bang — or better yet, a shake, rattle and roll. Cancer sucks. I am...

Music, Single Play

Single Play: Week Ending 1/22/16

Music from New Order, Iggy Pop, Norma Jean Martine, and Sia in the "Single Play" spotlight!...

Soul Serenade - Don Covay

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Don Covay, “Mercy, Mercy”

Paying tribute to a recently departed soul legend...

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...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Kenny Wayne Shepherd

The debut album from The Rides is in stores this week. Kenny Wayne Shepherd tells us about his new band with Stephen Stills....


bLISTerd: The 100 Best Albums of the ’70s: Part Four

Who needs any stinkin' Crosby, Stills or Nash??...


bLISTerd: The 100 Best Albums of the ’70s: Part One

You'll be seeing a lot of these two men over the next few days-check out the beginning of our list of the top 100 albums of the Seventies!...

Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Cher with Beavis and Butt-head, “I Got You Babe” (1993)

Beavis and Butt-head had their cultural moment in 1993. All of 1993. Their cartoon was the #1 show on MTV (even after they couldn’t...

Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Iggy Pop & the Stooges, the Warfield, San Francisco, 12/6/11

Earlier this week, I saw Iggy Pop and the Stooges perform live at the Warfield to an audience of about 2,000 people. The band was supposed...

Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Fred Schneider’s “Monster” (1984/1991)

Fred Schneider of the B-52’s followed up the success of “Love Shack” with a re-release of a 1984 solo album featuring the synth pop...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Iggy Pop, “Roadkill Rising…The Bootleg Collection: 1977-2009”

Iggy Pop is a truly unique individual; in the history of popular music, there are few who come close to the unpredictability displayed by...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 39

Shane MacGowan's teeth show up this week on Bottom Feeders and surprisingly they don't scare off Chrissie Hynde, Johnny Rotten or Iggy Pop....


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Danger Mouse & Sparklehorse, “Dark Night of the Soul”

A collaboration between Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse, and David Lynch was bound to be interesting. Dark Night of the Soul is a...


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Take It or Leave It

The mayor of Bootleg City sends an update from prison, and the final two volumes of Y100 Sonic Sessions are featured in their...


Mellowmas, Music

The Eighteenth Day of Mellowmas: Air Supplymas Returns!

Do they know it's Christmastime at all? No, they don't -- and with the pudding-soft harmonies of Air Supply as their guide, they never...


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to David Bowie, Part Two

It took him almost two months, but Anthony Hansen is back with the final installment of his guide to David Bowie's recording career. Let's...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The New Christs, “Gloria”

When discussion turns to the band Radio Birdman, they are invariably described as the “seminal Australian punk group.”...


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to David Bowie, Part One

Been missing the Popdose Guides? So has Anthony Hansen -- and unlike the rest of us, he's gone and done something about it....


Music, Popdose Flashback '89

Popdose Flashback: The Cult, “Sonic Temple”

Things should have been going swimmingly for The Cult. Their album Electric had succeeded in becoming the biker-rock record they hoped it...


Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “Desperately Seeking Susan”

The latest installment of Kelly Stitzel's Soundtrack Saturday series revisits a kinder, gentler time of bangles and bustiers -- yes, that's...


Music, Popdose Flashback '89

Popdose Flashback: Tin Machine, “Tin Machine”

Tin Machine was flat-out great, featuring fierce guitars, edgy lyrics and even edgier production. The world thought it stunk, and threw...