Tag: Leonard Cohen

Music, Video Premieres

Popdose Video Premiere: Westmoreland, “The Sparrow”

When it comes to the music of John Westmoreland, founder of the band that bears his surname, there’s a lot more to what meets the eye or...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Adam Again’s “Perfecta”: The Album That Killed CCM

Important '90s rock album is now a Kickstarter reissue campaign. ...

David Bowie

A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Notable Albums of 2016

Ken Shane lists his favorite albums of 2016...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Year-End Best-Of Lists

Dw. Dunphy’s Year-End Clearance Sale!

It's the best (and some not-so-best) of 2016, a year when we really needed it....

Music, News

In Memoriam: Leonard Cohen (1934-2016)

Leonard Cohen, dead at 82. Bursting on the scene in 1967, Cohen embodied the songwriter as writer, highly articulate, literate to a fault,...

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose 2015: 20 Music Trends That Probably Weren’t Actually Trends

After running down the best 2015 albums from classic rockers and taking a look at the rock/pop and country/rootsrecords you don’t want to...

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 4: Margo Timmins of Cowboy Junkies

Margo Timmins of Cowboy Junkies drops by to discuss Notes Falling Slow, the band's new box set, their return to touring and the early days...

Mellowmas, Mellowmas 2015, Music

The Sixteenth Day of Mellowmas: Greatest Mellowmas Hits — A Helicopter Holiday

You knew we'd be revisiting this one, didn't you?...

A Fan's Notes

A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Favorite Albums of 2014

Ken Shane's favorite albums of 2014...

Music, Popdose Interviews

Justin Currie On His New Album “Lower Reaches” + The Future Of Del Amitri

Justin Currie of Del Amitri joins us to talk about his new solo album Lower Reaches....

Conspiracy of Venus

Music, Parlour to Parlour, Popdose Interviews

Parlour to Parlour, Episode 41: Conspiracy of Venus

An all-women's choir playing in the same venues on the same nights as indie rock and folk bands? That's exactly what Conspiracy of Venus...

Charlie Haden & Hank Jones

A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Favorite Albums of 2012

Ken Shane's favorite albums of the year...

Book Reviews, Books

With Nothing On My Lips But “Hallelujah”

Being a  meditation on the occasion of Alan Light’s new book The Holy or the Broken. Even Leonard Cohen is getting sick of...

Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Leonard Cohen, HP Pavilion, San Jose, 11/7/12

Only Leonard Cohen could transform a space as impersonal and corporately stamped as the HP Pavilion into a dazzling concert hall on a tired...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: September 7, 2012

Show us your five and we'll show you ours....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: July 20, 2012

All aboard the Friday Five! Next stop: the weekend!...

Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs With John Common

A little classical, a little jazz, a little Leonard Cohen...singer/songwriter John Common gives us his five Desert Island Discs....

Music, Popdose

Popdose Presents: Songs of Freedom, Episode Two–Playlist

Here you will find mp3s for the artists and songs featured in Episode Two of the Songs of Freedom podcast....

Dw. Dunphy On..., Listmania, Music

Popdose 2011: Dw. Dunphy’s Best Of (And The Rest Of)

Popdose's year-end wrapup continues with Dw. Dunphy's favorites from 2011....

Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 18

Fandom: what does it mean, who inspires it, and where will you go in its name? We have some thoughts on the subject, and you'll hear 'em on...


Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs with the O’s

We’re pleased to welcome The O’s for today’s edition of Desert Island Discs. A couple of years ago, their debut album...


Popular Culture

The Pop-Culture Year That Wasn’t: Top Stories of (Fake) 2010

Popdose teams up with world-renowned CAP News for a look at the most important pop culture stories of the past year. February: Stern Gets...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 7/16/10

Having a mopey summer, like me? This is the mix for you. Chris Isaak – Dancin’ from Baja Sessions (1996) Cotton Jones –...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Marco Mahler, “Laptop Campfire Speed”

In a time where anyone with a laptop can churn out a record, it is difficult to know where to stop and listen. Michael Parr has one that...


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Judy Collins, “Who Knows Where the Time Goes”

Released during the tumult of 1968, this Judy Collins album served Ken Shane as an oasis of serenity during some dark days....


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Was (Not Was), “Pick of the Litter: 1980 – 2010”

Don Was (born Don Fagenson) and David Was (born David Weiss) grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, and met in junior high school in the 1960s....


Contests, Music

Popdose Contest: Win the new Leonard Cohen “Live at the Isle of Wight” CD/DVD

We're giving away a copy of Leonard Cohen's new/old live package, culled from a 1970 performance at the Isle of Wight. Find out how you can...


Music, Parlour to Parlour

Parlour to Parlour, Episode 13: Lila Nelson

Singer songwriter Lila Nelson takes Michael Fortes to some of the most intimate places in her home... and ends up doing some Parlour to...


Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Watchmen Director’s Cut”

Watchmen (2009, Warner Bros.) purchase from Amazon: DVD | Blu-ray Others may have summarized Watchmen more eloquently, but my friend and...


Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: eMusic is Dead! Long Live eMusic!

Jon Cummings chats up eMusic CEO Danny Stein in this week's Jesus of Cool, talking about the ramifications of the site's new deal with Sony...