Tag: Peter Gabriel

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 8/3/11

Strap on your velcro hi-top Reeboks and your day-glo leotard. It's time for another crazy fun '80s dance party!...

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Music, Popdose

Here’s Something Else!: Everything 1980s, Daniel Lanois Edition

Your pals over at Something Else! Reviews begin an occasional feature focusing on the best of the 1980s with a look at producer and...

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CD Reviews, Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs – and “Stories to Tell” – With Richard Marx

If you were stranded on a desert island with Richard Marx, here are the five things you would need to keep him happy....

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Black Dub, “Black Dub”

Daniel Lanois is well known as a brilliant producer. His band Black Dub has released their debut album and Ken Shane thinks it's one of the...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 19

The 19th week brings us the start of the 7th letter of the alphabet. Just a few artists here, but some killer songs as we continue to look...

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50Prog50, Music

50Prog50: The Best Prog Albums, Part Five

There’s been a lot of comments about this series and I want to thank everyone, even the folks who are incensed that I didn’t...

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50Prog50, Music

50Prog50: The Best Prog Albums, Part Two

The second installment of Dw. Dunphy's countdown includes three-lettered prog legends like Yes, ELP, and...XTC?...

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Television

“Lost” Series Finale … With a Special Mix 12!

Scott Malchus and Ted Asregadoo discuss the end of Lost and offer up a unique music mix featuring the music of Peter Gabriel and...

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Basement Songs, Music, Television

Basement Songs: Peter Gabriel, “The Power of the Heart”

Long ago, I foolishly accepted the idea that horror, sci-fi and fantasy films, book and television series did not have emotional resonance...

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Music, Ticket Stub

Ticket Stub: Genesis in Los Angeles, January ’75

A week ago this past Monday, prog kids around the world got their wish when Genesis was finally inducted into The Rock & Roll Hall of...

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Music

New Music: Black Dub, “Surely”

Ken Shane would like to introduce you to the music of Black Dub, the new band project from Daniel Lanois, Trixie Whitley, and Brian Blade....

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Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Shearwater, “The Golden Archipelago”

“Texture” is one of those words that goes down quite badly in rock music circles. The sound is based on tenets like three...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Peter Gabriel, “Scratch My Back”

I have developed a reputation as someone who hedges his bets when it comes to criticism, and Peter Gabriel’s first full album in a...

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: “Gremlins”

Here’s the thing — I love holiday-themed horror films. In fact, one of my favorite Christmas movies is the original Black...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Peter Gabriel in Philadelphia, July ’87

OK, I have to tell you a story. The other day I was sleeping off my annual four-day Thanksgiving bender when my phone rang at the crack of...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '89

Popdose Flashback: Peter Gabriel, “Passion”

For this week's installment of Popdose Flashback, Jack Feerick takes the reins and leads us through a celebration of Peter Gabriel's...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 7/17/09

“Favorite Zeroes” “Music is enough for a lifetime, but a lifetime is not enough for music.”—Sergei...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Duets and Collaborations”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE A few weeks ago, I took my family down to a train wreck of an event called the Great American Food and Music...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 7/19/86

Four songs from movie soundtracks! Two videos set in courtrooms! One cat sitting on Peter Cetera's face! It's all in Jason Hare's latest...

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Music, Parlour to Parlour

Introducing… Parlour to Parlour

This week, Michael Fortes introduces a new multimedia series on Popdose, featuring video interviews and performances by indie musicians in...

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Music, The Producers

The Producers: Tom Werman, Chapter Four

Editor’s Note: Earlier this week, a large chunk of this installment was lost in one of the Internet’s many tubes. We’ve...

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Exit Music, Music

Exit Music (For a Film): “The Last Temptation of Christ”

In 1998, Terrence McNally’s play “Corpus Christi” was first performed in New York City. It wasn’t hard to predict...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Phil Collins, Session Drummer”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE There was a time — maybe 25 years ago — when mentioning Phil Collins in the pantheon of...

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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...

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Music, White Label

White Label Wednesday: Peter Gabriel, “Steam”

Imagine the exchange that took place when Peter Gabriel brought Us, the long-overdue follow-up to his 1986 critical and commercial smash So...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 34

I’d bet that most people right now would say “Welcome back” to all of you. But I’m not, because the false...

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Lost in the '80s, Music

Lost in the ’80s: Peter Gabriel, “Out Out”

After dipping his toe into the mainstream with his fourth album, Security, and its Top 40 hit, “Shock the Monkey,” it’s...

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Freshly Unwrapped, Music

Freshly Unwrapped: New Music Releases, 6/24/08

Gerald Albright, Sax for Stax (Peak) purchase this album (Amazon) He’s become known mainly for his smooth jazz sides, but...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “White Hot Days”

Once again kids, yours truly is handing over the mixing duties to Jack Feerick — who brought us a mix that “gave the drummer...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Drums Take the Melody”

Hiya kids! This week I have a guest DJ mixin’ it up for you. Jack Feerick wrote a great Popdose Guide to Traffic and, unsatisfied...