Tag: New Order

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #49: Days of the Week, Vol. I

Thursday needs to fire its publicist....

Music

Injustice League: Iggy Pop’s Incredible 2016 Continues With an All-Media Hat Trick

Who’d a thought that 48 years after the release of ‘I Wanna Be Your Dog’,  2016 would become Iggy Pop’s...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Reviews: ABC, Daniel Ash and Others Reinvent the ’80s in 2016

One of my favorite musical trends of the 2010’s is the glorious “return to form” comebacks from a dizzying array of...

Music

Best of 2016 (So Far): Finding Salvation in the Year’s Best New Music

For my final Popdose post until Fall, I am going out with a bang — or better yet, a shake, rattle and roll. Cancer sucks. I am...

Music, Single Play

Single Play: Week Ending 1/22/16

Music from New Order, Iggy Pop, Norma Jean Martine, and Sia in the "Single Play" spotlight!...

Music, Popdose Exclusives, Video Premieres

Popdose Exclusive Video Premiere: Repeater, “Never Forget”

To kick off 2016 in high style, Popdose proudly premieres the latest video from one of our favorite bands. Ideal listening for fans of New...

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...

Holiday Gift Guides, Music

2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Five Must-Have Limited Editions to Gift Your Music Nerd

Cyber Monday is here, that time of the year where people who would never dream of camping outside of a Target in sub zero temps...

Music

Hot New Rock: A Projection, American Television, the Breton Sound

The name of the site might be Popdose, but rock and roll is our lifeblood. Here are some truly exciting new bands to truly get your heart...

Music

Popdose Music Preview: 10 Essential September Releases for Kids of the ’80s

For jaded hipster Millennials and their streaming services, September 2015 will be just another month of the year, a time to wander...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 66

In a week with Nirvana and Nine Inch Nails, Olivia Newton-John shows up to the party as the sober police....

Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Rewind: “Pretty in Pink”

Soundtrack Saturday fans rejoice! Kelly Stitzel is reposting some of the most popular, most requested Soundtrack Saturday columns as a gift...

Music

Thank You for the Music!

Join the Popdose Staff as they say "Thank You" to the people that introduced them to the music that shaped their lives....

Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: My College Years

Where were you in 1988? For Popdose's Ted Asregadoo, it was his college years, and guess what music he's featuring this week? ...

Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 10/12/11

Pop some popcorn and polish your dancing shoes. The latest Weeknight '80s Dance Mix features songs from some of your favorite '80s movies....

Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark’s “Electricity” (1979)

OMD's dark electronic sounds were right in step with New Order and Depeche Mode, and yet "Electricity" couldn't find an audience on either...

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 5/18/11

Throw some glitter in your hair, put a lot of make-up on your face and get ready to dance. If you need some eyeliner, Ricky Gervais will...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 35

What do the Nuge, a guy who sings in Wolof and Debbie Gibson's two-headed love child have in common? They're all part of Dave Steed's...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Popdose Holiday Mixtape 2010

Last Christmas, we gave you our heart, but you were too busy doing real stuff. Hey, it’s perfectly understandable. We launched a...

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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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Listmania, Music

Listmania: Top 50 Rhythm Sections (#35-21)

We're counting down our Top 50 favorite rhythm sections of all time! See who made the list as we look at numbers 35 through 21....

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback: The Lightning Seeds, “Cloudcuckooland”

When the Lightning Seeds sprouted on modern rock radio in the spring of 1990, their songs felt (as much as anything on modern rock radio...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Then and Now”

In his latest Mix Six, Ted Asregadoo contrasts bands' debuts with songs from their most recent albums, including Weezer, Lone Justice, and...

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Film, Motion Picture Soundtrack

Motion Picture Soundtrack: Temptation

Welcome, fans of the Vampire Diaries!  In episode 3, the closing moments of the show featured a cover of the classic New Order song ...

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Music, Pop Goes the World

Pop Goes the World: Blink, “The Girl with the Backward Skin”

This album and band brings out my innermost old codger (which isn’t nearly as inner as it should be), because it has me telling...

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Lost in the '80s, Music

Lost in the ’80s: The Top 15 New-Wave Songs — Ever!

This week John C. Hughes has prepared a special edition of Lost in the '80s for all you zombies. Are you ready for the top 15 new-wave...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 63

If you’re just joining us here, Bottom Feeders is a look at both the awesome and terrible songs that came out of the ‘80s...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Mashups”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Last week, I was trying to figure out the awkwardly titled decade called “The 2000s.”  Yes,...