Tag: Jim Steinman

Isn't That Awful, Music, Podcast

Isn’t That Awful: The Second Scrimmage

What in the world could make a brown-eyed girl turn blue, standing in the rain in a heavy downpour?...


Over the Covers: Ten Artists Who Covered Their Own Songs

The first article in the new series "Over the Covers" focuses on artists who re-recorded their own songs, thereby covering themselves. ...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: April 24, 2015

Friday Five : |ˈfrīdā – fīv| : On the sixth day of every week, I hit the shuffle button in iTunes and share the first five tracks...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 12

A super-sized fun-pak to round out Disc 3! #16 Bertie Higgins, “Key Largo” (1982) Billboard Top Ten; #1 adult contemporary. youtube...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: June 8, 2012

Counting down the minutes until 5:00? Pass some time and join in this week's Friday Five!...


Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 17

The Popdose Podcast returns with an interview with Gorman Bechard, the creative force behind Color me Obsessed: A Film About The...


Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Taylor Dayne’s “Original Sin” (1994)

A look at songs that aren’t necessarily good or bad, merely ones that, because of the climate of the music world during their release,...


Mellowmas, Music

The Twenty-Second Day of Mellowmas: Total Eclipse of the Nog

Turn around, bright eyes -- Bonnie Tyler is here with a Mellowmas tune that has Jason scratching his head and Jeff holding out for a burst...


Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Bonnie Tyler, “Lovers Again”

Back in her late-70s, “It’s a Heartache” period, gravelly voiced Bonnie Tyler was viewed chiefly as Rod Stewart with a...


Music, Unsolicited Career Advice

Unsolicited Career Advice for … Billy Squier

Uncle Donnie apparently had a short-lived career in producing music videos, back in the early days of MTV. Lev let that one slip one night...