Tag: Michael Bolton


The New Release Report: 2/26/13

The latest Thom Yorke side project, Atoms for Peace, is one of several quality new releases out this week!...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Orianthi

Most people only know axe shredder Orianthi for the company she keeps: Carrie Underwood on the 2009 Grammys, Michael Jackson’s doomed...

Music, Popdose, World's Worst Songs

World’s Worst Songs: The Michael Bolton Lifetime Achievement Award

We probably shouldn’t even go here. We should probably listen to the small voice inside that keeps us from playing with matches,...

AM Gold: 1963

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 7

Put your headphones on and your cares away, and come back with us once again to the world of Time-Life's "AM Gold" -- 1963 style!...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 6

It’s another week for the letter B as we take a look at songs that hit the Billboard Rock charts but failed to cross over into the...


Music, Rob Smith Can't Say No

Rob Smith Can’t Say No: Michael Bolton, “Live at the Royal Albert Hall”

Much as he might want to, Popdose's Rob Smith Can't Say No to the new live DVD from Michael Bolton. Check out his review at Popdose.com....


Music, Ticket Stub

Ticket Stub: Emerson, Lake & Palmer in Wheeling, November ’77

For those of you that read my Ticket Stub piece last week regarding Michael Bolton, I should tell you that good portions of that were...


Music, Ticket Stub

Ticket Stub: Michael Bolton in Dallas, May ’83

There are some oddities in the Concert Vault.  Oddities like a 1983 Michael Bolton gig from Dallas, TX, when Bolton was hanging on the...


Music, You Again?

You Again?: Michael Bolton, “One World, One Love”

Some albums defy the usual judgments of good or bad—they’re just wrong. I’m thinking of Liz Phair’s major label...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Kiss, “Sonic Boom”

Any good label manager would tell you: don’t name your album something a reviewer could turn into a catchy, snarky counterpoint. But...


Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Robin Zander, “Time Will Let You Know”

Wouldn’t it be cool to be Cheap Trick’s Robin “The Voice” Zander?  I mean, the guy’s, like, 85 years old...


Music, Popdose Flashback '89

Popdose Flashback: Michael Bolton, “Soul Provider”

In Bull Durham, Kevin Costner’s character Crash Davis chides Nuke LaLoosh (Tim Robbins) for his laziness and lack of focus on the...


Mellowmas, Music

The Sixth Day of Mellowmas: Boltonmas!

We try not to repeat artists we’ve covered in years past during The 25 Days of Mellowmas, but today we make an exception. We had to....


Chartburn, Music

Chartburn: 7/4/08

kml_flashembed movie="http://youtube.com/v/l7TUVOYAW28" width="425" height="350" wmode="transparent" / Mainstream Rock: Asia, “Heat...


Bottom Feeders, Music, Popdose

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 9

How many of you remember your first music purchase? I have a terrible memory, so I’m not sure if it really was my first purchase...