Tag: Jefferson Airplane

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,...

Current Events, Dw. Dunphy On...

Dw. Dunphy On… Bloody January

We're all driving up to that same rest stop. Seeing those who aren't going back out on the road ever again is inevitable....

Music, News

Music News: Jefferson Airplane’s Paul Kantner Dies at 74

In what seems to be a never ending river of sad news from the music world, Popdose has learned that Paul Kantner,...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Carl Hall, “You Don’t Know Nothing About Love”

A new compilation from Omnivore shines a light on an unjustly forgotten soul singer...

fox and woman

Parlour to Parlour, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

Parlour to Parlour, Episode 40: Fox & Woman

What do Fox & Woman and Country Joe McDonald have in common? Hint: it has nothing to do with Woodstock......

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1973: Pink Floyd, “Dark Side of the Moon”

The lunatic is forty years on......

Music

The Ten Best Cover Songs (You Didn’t Know Were Covers)

Wait.....I thought THAT was the original version!...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 25

Dave Steed reflects back on the time he spent listening to the Jefferson Airplane reunion record instead of the Jam. Dumb ass. ...

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Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Jefferson Starship, “No Way Out”

How could Mickey Thomas get away with adultery? Quite slickly, apparently, as Popdose's Rob Smith explores in his Death by Power Ballad...

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Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Grateful Dead, “Workingman’s Dead”

In 1970, the Dead threw the music world a curveball. Workingman's Dead was a complete musical departure for the band, and among...

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Music, Popdose Tribute

Popdose Tribute: Jim Marshall, Rock ‘n’ Roll Photographer (1936-2010)

Scott Malchus pens a bittersweet farewell to famed photographer Jim Marshall, who passed away this week....

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CAPTAIN VIDEO!, Music

CAPTAIN VIDEO!: Jefferson Starship, “Find Your Way Back”

Hungering for an alternate reality in which Mickey Thomas is clubbed to death by Grace Slick, CAPTAIN VIDEO! is back from the 1980th...

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Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Eric Johnson, President and C.O.O. of Wolfgang’s Vault

Already a treasure trove for fans of live music, Wolfgang's Vault is about to get bigger and better. Find out how in COO Eric Johnson's...

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Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: Jefferson Airplane, “Thirty Seconds Over Winterland”

To quote Richard M. Nixon (it seems appropriate for the era), “let me make one thing perfectly clear” — There is no...

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Music

Happy 40th, Woodstock!

Hippies, mud, and music! Woodstock celebrates its 40th anniversary this weekend, and we're celebrating with a day full of festival-themed...

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DVD Reviews, Film, Music

DVD Review: “Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace and Music Director’s Cut”

There’s a well-known saying that if you think Woodstock was great, you weren’t there. The point is that the mud, drugs, lack of...