Tag: Nick Lowe

Chris Stamey

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Music Roundtable: March 2014

It's the Popdose Music Roundtable for March 2014 -- wherein the staff gabs about any music, new or old, that has been moving us over the...

The Everly Brothers

Before We Was Fab, Music

Before We Was Fab: The Everly Brothers, “Poor Jenny”

This week's spotlight shines on a great 1959 Cadence single by the Everly Brothers, "Poor Jenny."...

Music, Popdose Lists

Mariah Carey’s “Almost Home” and the Golden Age of Movie Soundtracks

Hey, remember when big soundtrack albums were a thing?...

Nick Lowe

Music, News

Watch Nick Lowe Bring “Tokyo Bay” to “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon”

I love Nick Lowe’s music and I’m thrilled that he’s decided to age gracefully, but still — every time he releases a...

Nick Lowe, "The Old Magic"

Music, News

New Video: Nick Lowe, “Sensitive Man”

We can’t resist anything Nick Lowe-related. Toss in appearances by Marc Maron, Wilco, and Robyn Hitchcock, and you’re...

Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Popdose’s Top Albums (and More) of 2011

The mother of year-end lists: Popdose's Top Albums of 2011. ...

Listmania, Music

Popdose 2011: Mike Duquette’s Top Catalogue Projects

According to crazy people, next year will see the wholesale demise of compact discs as well as the heroic efforts of Jon Cusack saving...


Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 2

The second installment of Digging for Gold explores more of 1962's hippest tunes. And Gene Pitney....


Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Graham Parker’s “Local Girls” (1979)

Not that it’s a bad thing at all, but Graham Parker sounds almost exactly like Joe Jackson, Elvis Costello, Nick Lowe, the Jam, and...


Music, Popdose, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 4/15/11 (Wedding Songs)

Yes, yes, June is the traditional month of the year associated with weddings, but your brother isn’t getting married this Sunday is...



The Ultimate April Fool’s Day Mixtape

The best – and by “best” I mean “most convincing” – prank I ever pulled on April Fool’s Day was...


Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs with the O’s

We’re pleased to welcome The O’s for today’s edition of Desert Island Discs. A couple of years ago, their debut album...


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Elvis Costello and the Attractions, “Get Happy”

Whether he was atoning for racial intolerant comments or simply following his muse, Elvis Costello's 1980 album "Get Happy" remains among...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 30

Come on Loooooverboy and check out more tracks that Dave Steed spotlights in his hit series Bottom Feeders. ...


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...


Mellowmas, Music

The Fifth Day of Mellowmas: BoyleFinnmas

Most Christmas albums contain the same old songs, but this year, Susan Boyle has brought us a rather unusual Gift....


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Graham Parker, “Imaginary Television”

Coming from the 1970s UK pub-rock scene, Graham Parker had to slip away from the shadows cast by Nick Lowe, the producer of his first album...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 55

So it’s been at least nine months, if not more, since I stopped buying ’80s albums. I made a conscious effort to stop spending...

How Bad Can It Be?, Music

How Bad Can It Be?: “Live from Daryl’s House”

Let it be said, for starters, that Daryl Hall has a really nice house. It’s a rambling old place, somewhere in rural Pennsylvania....


Hooks 'N' You, Music

Hooks ‘N’ You: The Click Five, “Modern Minds and Pastimes”

How can you tell the difference between a good music critic and a bad music critic with a single question? Well, your mileage may vary on...


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Nick Lowe

Doesn’t look like the godfather of punk, does he? Well. Maybe not the godfather, but perhaps a kindly uncle. Either way, Nick...


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Nick Lowe, Part Two

When last we left Nick Lowe — at the end of Part One last week — he was mired in a sales slump and battling the bottle. After...