Tag: Jack Blades

Listening Booth, Music

Three Singles: Toto, “Orphan,” Black Star Riders “The Killer Instinct,” and Revolution Saints “Back On My Trail”

Three bands tied directly or indirectly to legacies are releasing new albums roughly at the same time. What do their lead singles indicate?...

Music

Spotify Playlist: Night Ranger Picks Their Favorite Tunes

Veteran rockers Night Ranger might be celebrating their 31st year as a band, but that doesn’t mean that they’re slowing things...

Music, Popdose Interviews

Night Ranger Celebrate 30 Years Of ‘Midnight Madness’ + Prepare To Release New Music

Kelly Keagy of Night Ranger joins us for an exclusive interview to talk about the band's forthcoming new album and the 30th anniversary of...

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Music, Podcast, The Matt 'N' Jeff Radio Hour

Podcast: The Matt ‘N’ Jeff Radio Hour – Episode 3

So what’s this Matt ‘N’ Jeff Radio Hour thing all about anyway? If you follow Jeff Giles (@jefito) and Matt Wardlaw (@mwardlaw,...

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Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Journey

Adored by their fans and scorned by critics, Journey never attempted to be more than they are: a rock band out to entertain you. As they...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: DJ Jazzy Jeff & the Fresh Prince in Los Angeles, June ’88

Matt Wardlaw shares some Fresh Prince bootleg love and, using Bootleg City's long-distance calling plan, shares his thoughts with Gary...

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Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Night Ranger, “Goodbye”

Rob Smith explores regret, redemption and "closure" in the form of Night Ranger's "Goodbye," in this week's Death by Power Ballad only at...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: Damn Yankees, “Damn Yankees”

In the spring of 1990, I was in the middle of the first long-term relationship of my adolescent life. By “long-term,” I mean...

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Music, Ticket Stub

Ticket Stub: Foreigner in Atlanta, November ’79

Some times you have to give in to nostalgia, which is why I found myself at a St. Louis area casino a few weeks ago to see Foreigner. A...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Night Ranger in Los Angeles, September ’85

This holiday season will offer you 7 Wishes. But what will you wish for first? Will it be the Jack Blades posable action figure? Dressed...

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Music, The Steel Horse Archives

The Steel Horse Archives: Damn Yankees, “Where You Goin’ Now?” (1992)

Jeff Vrabel is back on his Steel Horse again, and this time, he's taking us back to a power ballad that arrived just in time for the death...

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Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Tommy Shaw, “Lonely School”

Maybe eight or ten years ago, if you’d wanted to make some pretty decent money on a minimal investment, all you had to do was find a...