Tag: Jeff Beck

DVD Reviews, Music

DVD Review: “Still on the Run: The Jeff Beck Story”

I’ve never liked the concept of the “guitar gods” – Page is alright, but I look at Zeppelin as a whole; I never...

CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, Music

DVD/CD Review: Jeff Beck, “Live at the Hollywood Bowl”

I’ve been a fan and was influenced very early on by The Yardbirds.  I was never keen on Eric Clapton (and still am not) or Jimmy...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Stevie Wonder, “I Believe (When I Fall In Love It Will Be Forever)”

Stevie Wonder broke new artistic ground with a trio of classic albums...

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 1: “Van Halen Rising” Author Greg Renoff

Matt Wardlaw and D.X. Ferris are joined by author Greg Renoff to discuss Van Halen Rising, his popular new book that covers the early years...

Music, Popdose Interviews

RavenEye, “Breaking Out”: Exclusive Premiere

If you’ve been looking for some new sounds featuring kick ass heavy fuzzed out guitars, look no further and wrap your ears around the...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Record Store Day Special: Jeff Beck’s First Three Singles

Jeff Beck is my one guitar hero; that’s a known fact.  I have all his albums, right through to Flash and have tried to...

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Music Roundtable: February 2014

It's the Popdose Music Roundtable for February 2014 -- wherein the staff gabs about any music, new or old, that has been moving us over the...

A Fan's Notes

A Fan's Notes, Concert Reviews, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Brian Wilson and Jeff Beck, Wang Theatre, Boston, 10/9/13

Two music legends unite in a remarkable collaboration...

Lesley Gore -- Love Me By Name

Music

20 Awful Album Covers (from Artists Who Should Know Better)

The next time someone complains that album covers aren't big enough anymore thanks to CDs and digital music, show them this gallery. ...

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: “Blooming Hits” by Paul Mauriat

The year 1968 is one of pop’s most legendary, and to look back on it now is to imagine a continuous stream of genius pouring out of...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: The Vaughan Brothers, “Family Style”

On the 20th anniversary of Stevie Ray Vaughan's death, Michael Fortes revisits the Texas guitar master's swan song: a collaboration with...

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Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Jeff Beck, “Truth”

Jeff Beck’s sister was responsible for a nice chunk of rock and roll history when she fortuitously introduced him to another young...

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Listmania, Music

Listmania: Top 50 Guitarists (#10-1)

We made a list of our favorite guitarists of all time, and this week we count down the final 10. Who's number 1? You'll have to click to...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 4

This week we begin the letter B, looking at songs that hit the Billboard Rock and Modern Rock charts in the 1980s but failed to cross over...

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Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Win a Vinyl Copy of Jeff Beck’s New Album, “Emotion & Commotion”

Ken Shane is giving away a vinyl copy of Jeff Beck's new album. Find out how you can win!...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 85

Ssssssssssssstop the relentless surge of Bottom Feeders songs by artists whose names begin with the letter S, you say? Never! Here are more...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Jeff Beck with Terry Bozzio and Tony Hyams, “Big Block”

In an effort to conserve gas and save money, I’ve been riding my bike to the train station on a regular basis. It reminds me of my...

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Music, Parlour to Parlour

Parlour to Parlour, Episode 15: Norfolk & Western

Michael Fortes scores a last-minute interview in Portland with Norfolk & Western -- and totally blows it -- in this week's episode of...

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Music, Rock Court

Rock Court: The People vs. Eric Clapton

Rock Court is back in session, and this time, the fate of God -- a.k.a. Eric Clapton -- hangs in the balance. Take your seat in the jury...

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Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Mike Stern

He's got more than a dozen albums and multiple Grammy nominations to his credit -- but Mike Stern's latest release, Big...

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Music, The Producers

The Producers: Molly Hatchet, the Nuge, and Missing “Budokan”

In the latest installment of his Popdose series, Tom Werman looks back at a very busy 1978 -- including two Ted Nugent albums, some Cheap...

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Caught on Tape, Music

Caught on Tape: Joe Perry, Guitar God in Training

In this week's edition of Caught on Tape, Steven Rosen looks back at the time he interviewed -- and threw food at -- Joe Perry and...

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Caught on Tape, Music

Caught on Tape: Jeff Beck and the Sounds of Silence

This week marks the debut of Steven Rosen's new column, Caught on Tape, in which he relives his adventures interviewing some of rock 'n'...

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Music, The Producers

The Producers: Tom Werman, Chapter Five

Tom Werman's ongoing look back at his storied career returns for its fifth installment, in which he is bossed around by Jan Hammer, meets...

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Music, When Good Albums Happen to Bad People

When Good Albums Happen to Bad People: Roger Waters, “Amused to Death”

You probably won’t be surprised when I tell you that this has been the hardest post for me to write since Popdose started. I mean,...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 7

The story of how I completed my collection continues in 2006. I was winding down to the end. I found that collecting the first 4,000-plus...