Tag: Jesus and Mary Chain


Popdose Music Preview: 10 Essential September Releases for Kids of the ’80s

For jaded hipster Millennials and their streaming services, September 2015 will be just another month of the year, a time to wander...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Reviews: 286 Essential ’80s Tracks Missing From Your Record Collection

Network TV used to sell summer reruns with the zingy catchphrase, “If you haven’t seen it, it’s new to you.” Swap...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 26

Where there's Billy Joel, Sir Elton isn't far behind. Can they join forces with Joan Jett to counterbalance flute solos? Only Bottom...


Music, Pop Goes the World

Pop Goes the World: “Ruby Trax,” Disc 1

In 1992, to celebrate their 40th birthday, NME enlisted 40 bands to cover Number One hits by other artists, and the results were nothing if...


Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Being Happy When It Rains

“My sorrow, when she’s here with me, thinks these dark days of autumn rain are beautiful as days can be; she loves the bare,...


Chartburn, Music

Chartburn: 1/23/09

kml_flashembed movie="http://www.youtube.com/v/bo2Aypi0R2c" width="425" height="350" wmode="transparent" / Mainstream Rock: Blue Oyster...


Exit Music, Music, Popdose

Exit Music (For a Film): “Lost in Translation”

When I was living in Johannesburg, I spent about four months dating a woman who worked as a professional editor for film and television...