Tag: Kanye West

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Popdose Best of 2010 Sampler”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Are you tired of all the year end lists yet?  Well, here at Popdose, we love our lists — and it seems our...

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Music, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Popdose 2010: Michael Parr’s Top Albums

The Popdose staff continues to countdown their favorite records of 2010. Join Michael Parr as he lists his top 12....

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Listmania, Music

Popdose 2010: Mike Heyliger’s Top 10 Albums

Mike Heyliger counts down his favorite ten albums of the past year with a list that includes a Barenaked Lady, a Band of Horses, a little...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Popdose Holiday Mixtape 2010

Last Christmas, we gave you our heart, but you were too busy doing real stuff. Hey, it’s perfectly understandable. We launched a...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “The Cleveland Show: The Complete Season One”

"The Cleveland Show" has many of the same traits of its parent show, "Family Guy." It's funny, controversial, but it also has a lot of...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 13

What happens when pop culture forces collide, and why do they almost always suck? Matt Wardlaw, Michael Parr, and Dave Lifton discuss it on...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Drake, “Thank Me Later”

Drake’s full-length debut has already been dismissed by occasional Popdose correspondent and full-time idiot Jeff Vrabel, on the...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Gil Scott-Heron, “I’m New Here”

On the back of the booklet in Gil Scott-Heron’s I’m New Here CD is a message. The message reads as follows: “There is a...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Alicia Keys, “The Element of Freedom”

Alicia Keys has shed her '70s soul inspired roots for more modern influences, but does it work? Michael Parr has the review....

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Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: We Wuz Robbed! Great #2 Hits of the ’00s

My apologies to anyone who’s been waiting with bated breath for me to wrap up this series – is there any such person out...

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Current Events, Dw. Dunphy On...

Dw. Dunphy On… “You Lie!”: The Backstory

The outburst heard ’round the nation, at least until Kanye West co-opted the mike: South Carolina Representative Joe Wilson’s...

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Current Events, Music, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Off the Record, I’m a Liar

When things are said off the record in the world of politics, they should stay off the record. Unless I need something to write about, of...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Kid Cudi, “Man on the Moon: The End of Day”

This probably isn’t the best week for a Kanye West protege to drop his debut full-length album, but don’t feel too badly for...

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Television, TV Reviews

TV Review: “Glee”

So this is it, huh? This is what you guys were freaking out about all summer? I admit, I haven’t seen the supposedly wonderful pilot,...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Graduation Day”

LISTEN TO THE FULL MIX HERE This is the time of the year when graduates go through the ritual where they transition from one stage of life...

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Music

Hey, You Kids Get Out of My Yard!: Holdin’ Out for a Hero

When I was a kid, my heroes were, at the very least, deserving of adoration. The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Cheap Trick, Dan Pastorini (the...