Tag: Joe Cocker

Remember Jones

A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Ladies and Gentlemen, Remember Jones!

It seems that there are a number of musicians in NJ with the name Anthony D’Amato, or something similar enough to make it...

Dan Baird and Homemade Sin

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 12: Dan Baird

The great Dan Baird has been blasting out some of rock and roll's finest jams for more than 30 years. He joins us to talk about his new...

Album Reviews, Music

Review: Jim O’Rourke – “Simple Songs”

Jim O’Rourke can resemble a complicated musical chameleon. Since the late 80s, he has blended a patchwork career in the avant-garde with...

Billy Preston

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Billy Preston, “Will It Go Round In Circles”

"Will It Go Round In Circles" was one of the biggest hits in a legendary career...

Soul Serenade - Orlons

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Orlons, “South Street”

The Orlons opened with a trio of smashes before drifting apart...

Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Rewind: “Bull Durham”

Scott Malchus revisits the soundtrack to that seminal film celebrating America's two favorite past times: Sex and baseball....

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...

Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 1983

In this week's special Best Original Song edition of Soundtrack Saturday, Kelly revisits the nominees from the 55th Academy Awards....

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad no. 168, “The Dance Recital, Part IV.”

Welcome to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s new webcomic. It runs every Monday and Friday. Each edition of SMD features Sort-Of...

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

Popdose: Coverage!

Here's some tunes you might know of......

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 15

Marc Cohn and the slurricane in the same story? Wow. ...

Music, Popdose, Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date) Tonight

Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date) Tonight

Tonight's date song tips the hat to a Tom Moulton remix of little known soul singer Patti Jo. Ms. Jo's "Make Me Believe in You" was also...

Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Carly Simon’s “Let the River Run” (1988)

Carly Simon's song from Working Girl was the first Oscar-winning song in a decade not to be a smash hit, and also it was by the iconic...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Only the Good Die Young (The Rest Pray for Early Parole)

The incarcerated mayor of Bootleg City was deeply disappointed to hear that HarperCollins has canceled the publication of Billy Joel's...

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Music

Versionality: “Into the Mystic”

To celebrate St. Patrick's Day, Kelly Stitzel discusses her favorite Van Morrison song and its many cover versions....

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Delaney & Bonnie, “On Tour With Eric Clapton” (Deluxe Edition)

By the time On Tour with Eric Clapton was released in 1970, the husband/wife pairing of Delaney and Bonnie Bramlett could loosely be placed...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 10

This week we continue on with the letter C and visit some more tracks that hit the rock charts but never crossed over to the Billboard Hot...

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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...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '89

Popdose Flashback: Michael Bolton, “Soul Provider”

In Bull Durham, Kevin Costner’s character Crash Davis chides Nuke LaLoosh (Tim Robbins) for his laziness and lack of focus on the...

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Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Joe Cocker, Nokia Theatre, Los Angeles, 8/6/08

For the least two years, the area in front of the Staples Center has been the site of a massive construction project, the behemoth...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 19

You know, there are times when even I’ve had enough of ’80s music. It’s hard to believe that since I’m still...