Tag: Michael Jackson

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Current Events, Music

Michael Jackson: 1958-2009

Stay tuned throughout the weekend as we continue our tribute to Michael Jackson, with reflections and remembrances from the Popdose staff....

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Current Events, Music, Television

Obituaries: Michael Jackson and Farrah Fawcett

Dw. Dunphy bids farewell to two pop-culture icons....

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Theatre, Theatre Is Easy

Theatre Is Easy: “The Wiz”

BOTTOM LINE: Alvin Ailey meets Disney-on-Broadway meets the sale rack at JC Penney. Ashanti and James Monroe Inglehart in The Wiz The Wiz...

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DVD Reviews, Film, Music

DVD Review: Miles Davis, “That’s What Happened”

In my Cratedigger colum last Saturday, I got out my vinyl copy of the 1965 Miles Davis album, E.S.P. The journey from that classic album to...

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “Desperately Seeking Susan”

The latest installment of Kelly Stitzel's Soundtrack Saturday series revisits a kinder, gentler time of bangles and bustiers -- yes, that's...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 4/22/72

Jason Hare is back for another installment of Chart Attack! -- and this week, he takes us all the way back to April 22, 1972, and a top 10...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “MJ, Yo!”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Forget everything you know about Michael Jackson for a minute. You there yet? I didn’t think so. Truth be...

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Linkfest, Popdose Lists

The Friday Linkfest: 3/20/09

Topless Robot counts down the 13 greatest Garbage Pail Kids and — oh happy day — the 10 best movie games for the Atari 2600;...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 44

You may have noticed the lack of intros to my posts lately. While this series is all about the music, I do like to do one now and again,...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Annoying (But Popular)”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Every now and then there are songs that come down the pike that people just love, love, love. But you know what?...

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Chartburn, Music

Chartburn: 2/6/09

Mainstream Rock: Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, “I Love Rock & Roll” (1982) Zack: The only way this song to could get worse...

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Music, Unsolicited Career Advice

Unsolicited Career Advice for… Michael Jackson

Seems Uncle Donnie has recently taken a shine to the King of Pop; this particular missive was near the top of the Skwatzenschitz...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “45s, A and B Sides”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE I was getting wistful for 45s the other day and went hunting through my old Grundorf cases that I used to lug...

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Music, Way Out Wednesday

Way Out Wednesday: Rerun Rock

This week’s selections are from an album called Rerun Rock. The concept for this album is this: How would classic TV theme songs...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 1/15/83

Welcome back to CHART ATTACK!, all new for 2009! This year we’ll be doing much like we’ve done in the past: ripping apart...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six Six Six: “Trick or Treat, Bitches”

Because I’m in a giving mood (and because no one, and I mean no one, ever comes to our house for candy on Halloween), I thought I...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 8/29/08

Michael Jackson turns 50 today. Fifty! Jacko is five-oh! Hard to believe, probably because the man hasn’t acted his age — or...

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Dw. Dunphy On..., Music, Popdose

Dw. Dunphy On… The End of the Album

Okay, this is how I think it’s going to go down: before the end of the year, a major player in the music industry will announce that...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK! #23: 3/14/92

Note from Jason: We’re into week three of me pawning my work off onto others for our guest-written Chart Attack! series. Sure, we all...