Tag: INXS

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #53: Gold

This one's for you, Ponyboy. ...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #47: Don’t. Just … Don’t (“Don’t” Songs, Vol. I)

Tell me you love me. Change. Go. Disturb this groove. Or, you know, do the opposite of all those things. Your call. It's cool. ...

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. ...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: “Now That’s What I Call Halloween”

It’s so interesting that I was asked to review Now That’s What I Call Halloween, a definitive, all-encompassing compilation of...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: January 16, 2015

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

Books, Legendary

Legendary: Chapter 16

Kate mingles at Eric's party, taking in tidbits of conversations, until she runs into Andrea....

Like Omigod!, Music, Popdose

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ‘80s Pop Culture Box, Part 26

Well, it’s been a quiet week in Omigodsville, out there on the edge of Popdose. It’s been hot. Seasonable. But you can feel the end of...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: July 5, 2013

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

Popblerd!

Never Tear Us Apart: An INXS Eulogy

You’d be forgiven if the news that INXS are calling it quits failed to turn many heads. The Australian band, for all intents and...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 39

Bottom Feeders closes out the letter I with some pimpin' from Ronald Isley and the bad boys of reggae. ...

Music, Popdose Flashback '92

Popdose Flashback ’92: The Beat Mix

David Medsker runs 1992 through the beat mix blender. ...

Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Rewind: “Pretty in Pink”

Soundtrack Saturday fans rejoice! Kelly Stitzel is reposting some of the most popular, most requested Soundtrack Saturday columns as a gift...

Music

Thank You for the Music!

Join the Popdose Staff as they say "Thank You" to the people that introduced them to the music that shaped their lives....

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: The Sad, Strange Saga of J.D. Fortune Continues

via Spinner: INXS singer J.D. Fortune has been kicked out of the band for the second time in under four years. Fortune replaced original...

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 8/3/11

Strap on your velcro hi-top Reeboks and your day-glo leotard. It's time for another crazy fun '80s dance party!...

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Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: The Cockroaches’ “She’s the One” (1987)

In one of the strangest and blandest fads of all time, Aussiemania hit hard in the 1980s. In that super-conservative decade, Australians...

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 6/15/11

The Weeknight '80s Dance Party is back and this week, Kelly's gonna melt your faces off. ...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Wizards of Oz”

Do you come from a land down under? Many of us don't, but many of us certainly love what the land of Oz has produced -- musically...

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 4/20/11

Put on your dancing shoes and strap on your guitar. It's time to rock a little and dance a little at the Weeknight '80s Dance Party....

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: INXS, “Original Sin”

There has been a wave crashing over the entertainment industry, not just music but movies, television, books, just about any sector that...

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Friday Night Videos!, Music

Friday Night Videos!: The Hits of 1988

If you’re holding your breath for the day MTV starts playing music videos, let it go. It’s never going to happen, not while there’s...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 24

You know you've hit it big time when celebrities wear your t-shirt. Shit though, it's Miley. Run to the hills!...

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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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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 7/30/88

Eric Carmen goes heavy on the Aqua Net, Jane Wiedlin makes googly-eyes at Jason Hare and Jeff Giles loses $20 -- it's all part of the...

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Music

The Ultimate Dubliners Drinking Mixtape

In honor of St. Patrick's Day, Zack Dennis puts together a collection of Irish drinking songs to match the stories in James Joyce's...

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Music, Rock Court

Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Rob Thomas v. Pink Floyd and INXS

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...

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Music, White Label

White Label Wednesday: Medsker’s Retro Beat Mix

David Medsker goes back in time and returns with a retro beat mix this week, featuring songs from a-ha, Wham!, Pet Shop Boys, Go West, and...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six Six Six (’09)

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Last year, I was feeling all boo hoo about the fact that no one, and I mean no one comes to our house on...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: “Hey, Hey, Julie!” … A Mixtape

Two years ago, when I was working on this column’s debut, I wrote about Bruce Springsteen’s “Book of Dreams” and...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Matthew McConaughey’s Favorite Songs of the Late ’90s

Hey, y’all. Matthew McConaughey here, fillin’ in for Mr. Mayor of Bootleg City this week. Cassanova gave me a jingle-jangle the...