Tag: John Mayer


Regarding… John Mayer’s “No Such Thing”

In the first half of the Aughts, '70s AM Radio called "modern" pop music and wanted it back....

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Music, Popdose Exclusives, Video Premieres

Popdose Exclusive Video Premiere: Michael Sackler-Berner, “She Loves Love”

Popdose presents the exclusive video premiere of Michael Sackler-Berner's "She Loves Love,' produced by Marshall Crenshaw and Stewart...

Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs With Malina Moye

Malina Moye is a guitar goddess with pretty good taste in music. Check out her Desert Island Discs!...


The Return of the Granuloma-Free John Mayer

John Mayer's recovery from a throat condition is complete--and he's telling all to Rolling Stone magazine....


Popblerd’s Best Albums of 2012: Big Money’s List

Our last best of 2012 list comes from Big Money. Allow him to adorn you with his picks....


Popblerd’s Best Albums of 2012: Steve’s List

Steve's short list of the best music of 2012 features Nada Surf, Van Halen, and John Mayer....


Blerd Radio: Season Whatever.1: A Hip-Hop Riot

Big Money, GG and Carletta join forces for a new Blerd Radio podcast. Give it a listen! (no, John Mayer isn't on the podcast-but he is...


In Case You Missed It: Frank Ocean On “SNL”

I didn’t catch all of last night’s “SNL” episode, but I did get home in time to catch both Frank Ocean...


The Viewfinder: John Mayer, “Queen Of California”

John Mayer's made a laid-back video for the equally laid-back track, "Queen Of California."...


The Popblerd Halftime Show: GG’s Best of 2012 So Far

My Popblerd brothers and sisters are putting together their top albums for the first half of 2012 . I’m throwing my hat into the...


The Popblerd Halftime Show: Brittany’s Best of 2012 So Far

Albums by Fiona Apple, John Mayer and Keane take up residence on Brittany's list of the best albums of 2012 (so far!)...

Music, Popdose Lists

Five Rock Sidemen with Awesome Names

Maybe you aren't a rock star because your parents weren't creative enough....


Music, Rob Smith Can't Say No

Rob Smith Can’t Say No: D&M

Rob Smith Can't Say No to the alternative pop of Drexel University's own D&M....


Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: The Vaughan Brothers, “Family Style”

On the 20th anniversary of Stevie Ray Vaughan's death, Michael Fortes revisits the Texas guitar master's swan song: a collaboration with...


Listmania, Music

Listmania: Top 50 Guitarists (#50-36)

We made a list of our favorite guitarists of all time, and this week, we count down from 50 to 36. Who made the cut?...


Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 7

On Episode 7 of the Popdose Podcast, your three favorite a**holes convene to discuss the science of a**holeology -- with a very special...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: John Mayer, “Battle Studies”

One of the earlier “name artist” interviews in my writing career came when I spoke with Peter Cetera about the release of his...


Book Reviews, Books, How Bad Can It Be?, Music

How Bad Can It Be?: “Off the Bus and On the Record”

Rock ‘n’ roll, of course, is all about The Kids. No matter what the makeup of its actual audience — and evidence suggests...


Music, Unsolicited Career Advice

Unsolicited Career Advice for… Jandek

To know the unknowable is one of the great pursuits of sentient beings everywhere.  Has been for as long as there’s been sentient...


Hooks 'N' You, Music, Popdose Interviews

Hooks ‘N’ You: Phil Keaggy, “Phil Keaggy and Sunday’s Child”

If you’re a guitar guy, then all I have to do is write the name “Phil Keaggy” and you’re probably already prepared...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Hey, That Sounds Like …”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE One morning, Joe Satriani woke up to 40 text messages on his cell phone.  After scrolling through 40...


Freshly Unwrapped, Music

Freshly Unwrapped: New Music Releases, 6/30/08

Alkaline Trio, Agony & Irony (Epic) purchase this album (Amazon) These Chicago-bred emo pioneers have been gradually sanding down the...