Tag: Morrissey

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #46: Never, Ever, Always, and Forever

Proof that there is always something good that can come from even the worst of things. ...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #33: Give Her a Wedding Dress

This is literally The Deb Medsker Show. It's all about my honey. ...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Single Premiere: Bill Pritchard, “Saturn and Co.”

26 years after it’s release, Bill Pritchard’s Three Months, Three Weeks & Two Days, remains one of my all time favorite...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: September 26, 2014

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: June 20, 2014

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

Book Reviews, Books, Music, Popdose

BOOK REVIEW: Morrissey, “Autobiography”

So the enigmatic former frontman for The Smiths – and solo star for a quarter century – finally gave in and wrote his...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 63

The Murmurs would like to remind you that YOU SUCK! ...

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

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

Surrender. Surrender is the thread of this date night. Morrissey and Zander. Zoolander. ...

Podcast, Songs of Freedom

Popdose Presents Songs of Freedom: Episode One

In the first episode of "Songs of Freedom", Popdose music contributor Matthew Bolin and Lyana Fernandez look at R.E.M., P.J. Harvey, and...

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Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Duncan Sheik

First he was "Barely Breathing," then he was "On A High," but having taken home a couple of Tonys, Duncan Sheik is now taking a trip back...

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Music, Random Play

Random Play: The Smiths, “The Queen Is Dead”

Bigmouth strikes again: Robin Monica meets you at the cemetry gates to observe the 25th anniversary of the seminal British album....

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Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Peter Noone

The man whose name isn't Herman reflects on making movies with the Hermits, praises Graham Gouldman, and speaks highly of the Shaggs....

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Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs with Calhoun

I continue to find new examples every day that the old saying “you can’t judge a book by its cover” really is true. In...

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Music, The Very Guest Of...

The Very Guest Of… Kirsty MacColl

The patron saints of Popdose are an unconventional bunch, to be sure. The big joke among the staff at the annual board meeting, held in...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 1/21/11 (Blue Period)

When it hurts so bad, you need a soundtrack of songs that that put your pain to music. This week's Weekly Mixtape is a deeply blue playlist...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 34

Time to put on your sad face and mope like Morrissey in this week's edition of Bottom Feeders. ...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/29/10 — Fiendishly Yours

This week, The Friday Mixtape has been specially super-sized in order to provide you with 31 fiendishly good songs to keep you grim and...

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Fast Food Burgers

As people eat more meals outside the home, they consume more calories, less fiber, and more fat. Commodity prices have fallen so low that...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Evan Dando and the Lemonheads

To celebrate/exploit the release of Varshons, the new covers album by Evan Dando‘s Lemonheads, Bootleg City is covering its own...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Material Issue in Cleveland, May ’91

Back in 1992, my girlfriend received a 16th-birthday mix tape from a friend of ours named Tai. There were no artists or song titles listed...

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Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Morrissey @ Webster Hall; the Grates and Micachu & the Shapes @ Pianos, 3/25/09

New York City living, with its ever-expanding list of options, presents a reoccurring problem: What to do when you need or want to be in...

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Morrissey’s Rhetorical Questions

If you’re so funny, then why are you on your own tonight?  And if you’re so clever, then why are you on your own...

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Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: Suedehead & Pigskin

I may be a bit slow on the uptake these days when it comes to television commercials — I don’t watch much live TV anymore, what...

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Music

In Memoriam: Jerry Finn

I’m stunned and saddened to hear the news that producer / mixer Jerry Finn passed away yesterday as a result of the effects of a...