Tag: Neko Case

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #61: “Summer” Songs

In which we say farewell to summer - and title-themed shows, for now - with a title-themed show about summer. ...

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

2018’s 50 Best Albums: An Apocalypse Survival Guide

While it’s safe to say most of us want to forget all about 2018, there are hundreds of incredible albums by stellar artists across...


Influences: Bret Busch

How do steamy, tropical nights emerge from the Green Acres Theme?...

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

Best of 2016: An Aging Hipster’s Top Albums, EPs and Reissues

Year end album round-ups are no longer a consensus of the nation’s listening experience. We live in a hyper fragmented world —...

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose’s Ridiculously Late Summer-of-2016 Music Roundup

Before we review a bunch of stellar new records, let’s have a quick recap of the year: fireworks, hangover, Bowie dies. Frey dies....

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Download Now, Music

Review: Calexico – Edge of the Sun

For the latest chapter in the ongoing saga that is la telanovela Calexico — Edge of the Sun, out now on Anti- Records – let us...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The New Pornographers, “Brill Bruisers”

The New Pornographers return with evidence of pop's past glories in very modern settings....

Listening Booth, Music

Listening Booth: The New Pornographers, “Brill Bruisers”

The New Pornos are back with a dense, layered, pop confection....

Music, Popdose Interviews

Hayley Reardon: The Popdose Interview

Popdose interviews 16-year-old singer/songwriter Hayley Reardon....


Spin Cycle: A.C. Newman, Shut Down the Streets

New Pornographers front man delivers a third solo effort, heads for the woods. ...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: A.C. Newman, “Shut Down The Streets”

On his latest, the New Pornographers ringleader gets real....


Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Michael Gomoll of Joey’s Song

Michael Gomoll was someone that I first came to know in the early ’90s when we started trading bootleg tapes of concerts. Mike was a...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Hello Ladies!”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE My iPod was having a love affair with the ladies the other day — which is a really good thing!  Not all...


Infinite Play

Infinite Play: Neko Case, “This Tornado Loves You”

Is a tornado capable of looking for love in all the wrong places? Dave Lifton finds out when he analyzes his favorite song of 2009, Neko...


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

Best of ’09: Five Albums You Should Have Bought This Year

Now, don’t get the wrong idea: This is not a “best of” list — that would indicate that I listened to every album released...


Contests, Television

Popdose Contest: Win a “Spectacle” Prize Pack

The second season of Spectacle: Elvis Costello With … is upon us. Year two of the acclaimed Sundance Channel music series debuted...


Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Folk Festival 50, Newport, R.I. (Day Two)

To be honest, I had my doubts about Day Two of Folk Festival 50. First of all, I was still tired from the day one. Next, it appeared that...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 8/14/09

Read that headline and weep, folks. In just two more weeks, the summer of ’09 will be finito. Yeah, I know technically summer has a...



Top of the First: Popdose’s Music Picks for 2009 (So Far)

With the first six months of 2009 on the books, the Popdose staff has once again huddled up, made a list of its favorite albums of the year...


Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Akron/Family @ Union Pool, 3/29/09

“Everyone is guilty,” Akron/Family sang at their second gig at Union Pool, but if their performance was any indication, that...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Neko Case, “Middle Cyclone”

On her latest release, fiery-haired singer-songwriter Neko Case lightens the tone, musically, while trekking into deeper territory,...