Tag: Paul Anka

Johnny Nash

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Johnny Nash, “I Can See Clearly Now”

Johnny Nash's trip to Jamaica in 1968 led to one of the first U.S. reggae hits...

Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Mystery Science Theater 3000: Volume XXXIX”

It's Movie Sign one last time as Tony Redman and Dan Wiencek review the last collection of classic Mystery Science Theater 3000 on DVD....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: October 3, 2014

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

Music, Popdose, World's Worst Songs

World’s Worst Songs: Paul Anka’s “You’re Having My Baby”

A commenter on a recent post about Bobby Goldsboro’s “Honey” suggested that in the pantheon of the World’s Worst...

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 4

We wrap up our look at Time-Life's AM Gold: 1962 compilation this week, and learn just how popular death songs were back then....

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Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Michael Jackson’s “Hold My Hand” (2010)

Michael Jackson died in June 2009, and with that, the Michael Jackson Memorial Celebration began, an outpouring of grief not matched in...

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Death by Power Ballad, Music

Death by Power Ballad: Foreigner, “Waiting for a Girl Like You”

Rob Smith gives thanks for his friends, readers, and Foreigner's "Waiting for a Girl Like You."...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 8

In honor of Easter, join Jeff Giles, Jason Hare and Dave Lifton as they talk about resurrection -- pop culture style! It's all in Episode 8...

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Into the Ear of Madness, Music

Into the Ear of Madness: Week 20 — More Power, Ballad Style

Over the next year Terje Fjelde has agreed to listen to nothing but David Foster on his iPod. He’s loaded the thing with over 1,200...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 3

So, we’re on the third post of this series, and I haven’t yet told you about my collection, and the reason I can actually do...