Tag: Los Lobos

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #47: Don’t. Just … Don’t (“Don’t” Songs, Vol. I)

Tell me you love me. Change. Go. Disturb this groove. Or, you know, do the opposite of all those things. Your call. It's cool. ...

Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape Holiday Edition: December 23, 2016

We promised you stuff, right?...

Music, The Vinyl Diaries, Year-End Best-Of Lists

The Vinyl Diaries: 2015—Death, Ignominy and Necessary Voices

Rob Smith reviews sounds that sustained him in 2015, in his new "Vinyl Diaries."...

Frank Sinatra

A Fan's Notes, Books, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Notable Music Books of 2015

Ken Shane recommends some of the year's best music books...

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....

Books, Legendary

Legendary: Chapter 21

It wouldn't be a party unless a fight breaks out. Can Brian prevent Eric from getting his ass kicked?...

Like Omigod!, Music, Popdose

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ‘80s Pop Culture Box, Part 28

That’s all, amen, close the door. It’s the last roundup. The last tracks of the last disc of this seven-disc retrospective set....

Los Lobos

A Fan's Notes, Concert Reviews, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Los Lobos, Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River, MA, 4/10/13

Working without a set list Los Lobos just let it rip in Fall River...

Amy Helm

A Fan's Notes, Concert Reviews, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Amy Helm, Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River, MA, 3/23/13

Amy Helm and her first-rate band had a big night in Fall River...

Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

Crystal Bowersox On Idol, Dylan, Portlandia… All That, For This

Crystal Bowersox was compared to Janis Joplin the moment she first stepped onto the national stage, and yet, she was still a bit ahead of...

Los Lobos - photo credit: Drew Reynolds

Music, Popdose Flashback '92, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Steve Berlin of Los Lobos

As music fans, bands find their way into our song-obsessed hearts in a variety of ways and some of the best experiences come about very...

CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, Music

CD and DVD Review: Los Lobos, “Kiko & Kiko Live”

Los Lobos' best record returns in two configurations....

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

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

Deer Tick fans, Middle Brother and newly converted Diamond Rug fans. This is your date night. The most formidable partner is up as your...

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Music

Popdose 2010: Ken Shane’s Top Albums of the Year

The Top Ten Albums of the Year, as rated by New Music Editor Ken Shane, along with a few that are bubbling under, and a couple of reissues....

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 30

Come on Loooooverboy and check out more tracks that Dave Steed spotlights in his hit series Bottom Feeders. ...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Robert Plant, “Band of Joy”

The combined talents of Robert Plant and Buddy Miller were bound to produce interesting results. Together they have made "Band of Joy" one...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 9/17/10 — Double Shots

In this week’s mixtape you’ll find pairs of the same song by two different artists. I did try to lay down some ground rules for...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Los Lobos, “Tin Can Trust”

Quick, name another band whose lineup has been intact for 26 years. Not that easy is it? Not these days, not any days. Los Lobos can claim...

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Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Various Artists, “The Village” (Win a Copy!)

Want to win a vinyl copy of 429 Records' tribute to the Greenwich Village scene of the '60s? Of course you do. Enter our contest here!...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Sax in the ’80s”

Between Kenny G and the EWI, sax got a bad rap in the '80s -- but Scott Malchus is here to set the record straight with this week's Mix...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 54

So, I took the readers’ challenge (sort of) last week. I said that I knew nothing from Gordon Lightfoot except for the song I posted...

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Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: We Wuz Robbed! Great #2 Hits of the ’70s

Continuing his decade-by-decade look of great second-place finishes in pop music, Jon Cummings moves on to the '70s, including #2 hits from...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

Bride of Popdose: A Wedding Songs Mixtape

The Popdose Staff, led by the intrepid Jon Cummings, has banded together to present a mixtape full of songs from our own weddings. Walk...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Los Lobos, “Be Still”

Cleveland in the wintertime can be a cruel, desolate town. The wind chill often drops temperatures below zero and gray slush mounds crowd...