Tag: Ohio


Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #754: “Scott Weiland Vs. Foo Fighters”

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Music, Popdose Profiles

Popdose Profile: Kelley Deal

She’s finding herself in the now again. Kelley Deal has topped charts with The Breeders but her latest outing, R. Ring’s Ignite The...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: R. Ring, “Ignite the Rest”

You can tell right from the get-go, from the very first shot right out of the gate, that this thing is going to be pretty damned good....

Music, Single Reviews

Review: Ampline/Buffalo Killers – Split Single

Two Cincinnati bands prove The Afghan Whigs and The National are not maybe where this Ohio/Kentucky border city’s recent musical footnote...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #298. “Truthful License Plate”

Welcome back to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s resident webcomic. Read a new one every Monday and Friday.  Click the pic to...

Blue Sky Riders --- from official Facebook page

Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Kenny Loggins and Blue Sky Riders, the Kent Stage, Kent, OH, 8/26/13

Kenny Loggins and the Blue Sky Riders returned to Cleveland. We were there....

Current Events, PopSmarts

PopSmarts: This Summer I Hear the Drumming

Last week saw the anniversary of one of the most horrific events in American history, the shootings of four unarmed college students by...

The Stereos, "I Really Love You" vinyl single (Cub Records 1961)

Before We Was Fab, Music

Before We Was Fab: The Stereos, “I Really Love You”

In the late summer of 1961, a doo-wop group out of Steubenville, Ohio released one of the unheralded gems of group vocal harmony - "I...


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Emitt Rhodes, “Emitt Rhodes”

The Beatles broke up in 1970, and Paul McCartney released his first solo album. In California, a young McCartney-influenced musician was...


Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: The Rolling Stones, “Waiting on a Friend”

On a frigid winter’s night in December 1994, a group of friends met at some bar in Lakewood, Ohio, I think the name of the place was...


Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Bob Dylan, “The Times They Are A-Changin'”

My first couple years in college, after school let out for the summer in early May, I would climb inside my parents’ red GM van and...


Dw. Dunphy On..., Music, Popdose Interviews

Dw. Dunphy On… Adam Again

In an ongoing series, Dw. Dunphy takes an occasional look back at Christian contemporary music (CCM) of the past and makes the case for a...


Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Peter Gabriel, “Excuse Me”

On Sunday mornings, I’d drag my ass out of bed and wander over to the cafeteria to replenish my fluids and put some food in my...