Tag: Joe Jackson

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #45: The Alliteration Show

There is an alternate universe version of this show with Spinal Tap and Rick Dees and His Cast of Idiots. Be thankful that we don't live in...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #37: Uh-uh, Not Katherine — Numbers, Vol. I

It's been...time this show had a leprechaun dance moment. Can't understand what I mean? You soon will. ...

Music

Popdose Playlist: February 12, 2018

Gabba gabba hey....

Music

Popdose Sunday Brunch: Episode One

The turkey is on the platter, but you may not want to take a bite. This one is RARE....

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,...

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: December 16, 2016

"But it's not like Christmas at all..."...

Music, Single Play

Single Play: Week Ending 10/9/15

New music from Joe Jackson, Whissell, Gabrielle Papillon, and Nina Schofield...

Music

10 Songs: Joe Jackson

You know Joe Jackson mainly by three songs. Here are ten others you should be aware of....

Album Reviews, Music

Album Reviews: Joe Jackson, “Fast Forward” and Ben Folds, “So There”

Well, kids, I've got good news and I've got bad news....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: June 5, 2015

It's the Friday Five! Shuffle through five random tracks from your library and share it with the Popdose community....

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1994: Joe Jackson, “Night Music”

For all the cries of Joe Jackson's "forsaking" pop, 1994's "Night Music" says otherwise....

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Punk: A Braindump

You know the rest of the Twenty-Teens will be a hard slog when even the quality of our rebellion is mediocre. Look at the so-called...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 10

We’re letting the music do the talking for the most part, this week — because this stretch of Disc Three is all killer, no filler! Or,...

Popblerd!

bLISTerd: The 100 Best Albums of the ’70s: Part One

You'll be seeing a lot of these two men over the next few days-check out the beginning of our list of the top 100 albums of the Seventies!...

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

Popdose: Coverage!

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

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Music, Podcast, Popdose

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 19

Jeff Giles, Jason Hare and Dave Lifton finally take the heat off of mothers and focus on fathers -- Jason's dad Gary joins us for Episode...

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Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Graham Parker’s “Local Girls” (1979)

Not that it’s a bad thing at all, but Graham Parker sounds almost exactly like Joe Jackson, Elvis Costello, Nick Lowe, the Jam, and...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '91

Popdose Flashback ’91: Joe Jackson, “Laughter & Lust”

Or, to borrow an album title from the Judybats, Pain Makes You Beautiful. In 1990, Joe Jackson had just signed a spiffy new deal with...

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Music

Secret Single: Joe Jackson, “The Harder They Come”

Popdose.com looks back fondly on the EP format, A&M Records' fun releases and Joe Jackson's take on a Jimmy Cliff classic....

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Music

Five for 1-1-11

WAKEY WAKEY!! It’s almost noon (eastern standard time), the streamers streamed, the fireworks worked (with fire!), and the punch is,...

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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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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/29/10 — Fiendishly Yours

This week, The Friday Mixtape has been specially super-sized in order to provide you with 31 fiendishly good songs to keep you grim and...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 14

What's the easiest way for a record company to take your money every holiday season? Box sets! Join Jeff Giles, Jason Hare and Dave Lifton...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape, White Label

The Friday Mixtape: 7/9/10 — White Label Madness!

It’s White Label Friday, kids! When I say dance, you best dance, muthafucka! Note: It should be said up front that most of these MP3s...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 6/25/10

I have a 1988 Chevy Celebrity station wagon. It was my grandfather’s and it, chronologically, was his last car so there is a lot of...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: Jill Sobule, “Things Here Are Different”

I first became a fan of Jill Sobule’s after hearing her 1997 album, Happy Town. Though I was familiar with her work via her earlier...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Then and Now”

In his latest Mix Six, Ted Asregadoo contrasts bands' debuts with songs from their most recent albums, including Weezer, Lone Justice, and...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: “Hey, Hey, Julie!” … A Mixtape

Two years ago, when I was working on this column’s debut, I wrote about Bruce Springsteen’s “Book of Dreams” and...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Joe Jackson, “The Trial”

No, not that Joe Jackson. This week, Scott Malchus ruminates on the nature of creativity, his relationship with his father, and his...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 8/14/09

Read that headline and weep, folks. In just two more weeks, the summer of ’09 will be finito. Yeah, I know technically summer has a...