Tag: Madonna

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #52: Someday We’ll Be Happy Again — Breakup Songs Part 2 (The Ballads)

If the first show was a Hormone Monster, this one's the Depression Kitty. ...

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: August 27, 1987

Let us return to a time when la vida seemed a little less loca....

Podcast, Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross

Radio City With Jon Grayson & Rob Ross: Episode Three

Return to Radio City with your intrepid hosts Jon Grayson and Rob Ross!...

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: February 13, 1997

A long time ago in a country that seems far, far away ......

Latimore

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Latimore, “Let’s Straighten It Out”

Latimore scored with his Miami soul hit in 1974...

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Best of 2015: An Unintentionally Retro-Heavy List of the Top Albums of the Year

Give 50 music writers a forum to tout their top 50 albums of the year and you’ll probably see 45 or so unique bands and...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Where Is the Song of the Summer of 2015?

Thankfully, no inescapable earworms so far...but is this a good thing?...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: May 1, 2015

Friday Five : |ˈfrīdā – fīv| : On the sixth day of every week, I hit the shuffle button in iTunes and share the first five tracks...

Music

Deluxe Editions: Are Extra Tracks Worth the Extra Dollars?

Spring is here and some of the big releases come in even bigger “deluxe editions”. So, if you pony up the dough, is it worth...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: March 27, 2015

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

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: February 20, 2015

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

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Best of 2014: Rock and Pop Albums

Most year-end “Best of” lists are about wrapping up the year in a tidy bow and moving on, this list...

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz Jr.: The World’s Worst Music Snob Can’t Get Laid

I can rarely predict where a column about music is going to raise my ire next. I’ve all-but stopped reading Lefsetz recently in the...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: November 15, 2013

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

Popdose

The Popdose Interview: The Paley Brothers

If you’re a fan of catchy pop tunes and you aren’t familiar with the Paley Brothers, prepare yourself: you’re about to...

'Face Time, Music

‘Face Time: Janet Jackson, “Thinkin’ Bout My Ex”

Join Popdose for a look back at three decades of Babyface's wide-ranging influence as a singer, songwriter, and producer....

Music, New Artists, Popdose Interviews

New Artists: De Verre’s Alice Day Undresses the Year’s Steamiest Song

A decade after Justin Timberlake brought the SexyBack, a new Southern California band, De Verre, takes the SexyHigher with their...

Download Now, Music

Download Now: Charli XCX Drops a Free EP

This summer, I’ve been so into the new Charli XCX album, True Romance, that I’ve all but given up listening to anything else....

Music

Popdose’s Latest Bits: Madonna

Some later material from the girl......

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies Directed by Rock and Pop Stars (to Prepare You for Rob Zombie’s “The Lords of Salem”)

Lots of musicians decide they are famous and attractive enough to act, but it takes a special kind of hubris to take a break from making...

'Face Time, Music

‘Face Time: Nightliners, “Love Fool”

Join Popdose for a look back at three decades of Babyface's wide-ranging influence as a singer, songwriter, and producer....

Popblerd!

The Top 20 Prince Songs (Written/Composed for Others) of All Time (Part 1)

Prince Rogers Nelson-one hell of a songwriter, as evidenced by this list of the Purple One's top 20 songs (written/produced for others.)...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 53

Madonna joins Love Spit Love as we continue our journey through the bottom of the Billboard Hot 100. ...

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Is a Sexist, Racist Pig!

Bob Lefsetz went beyond the pale in his column about Beyonce's performance at the Super Bowl. I respond with dick jokes....

Humor, Music

Fight Courtney, F*** Winona, Be the Biggest Rock Star of All Time: A Scientific Analysis

Hole founder, rumored songwriter behind Live Through This, and all around difficult human being Courtney Love once remarked that,...

Download Now, Music, Popdose

Download Now: Yulianna “Don’t Take Your Love Away”

One of the hottest topics debated around the POPDOSE roundtable is the severe lack of quality pop stars coming from Kazakhstan. Well,...

'Face Time, Music

‘Face Time: The Whispers, “Rock Steady”

Join Popdose for a look back at three decades of Babyface's wide-ranging influence as a singer, songwriter, and producer....

'Face Time, Music

‘Face Time: Madonna, “Take a Bow”

Join Popdose for a look back at three decades of Babyface's wide-ranging influence as a singer, songwriter, and producer....

Podcast, Songs of Freedom

Songs of Freedom: Episode Five

The fifth episode of Songs of Freedom continues the discussion from the last episode on politics and female recording artists....

Popblerd!

Popblerd’s Best of 2012: Gonzo’s Top 3 Albums / Shows

Dr. Gonzo's picks for best album and concert of 2012...