Tag: Poison

The Winery Dogs -- image credit: Jamel Toppin

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Premiere: The Winery Dogs Go Back to Their Beginnings

Hear the story behind The Winery Dogs in this exclusive video interview!...

Books, Legendary

Legendary: Chapter 20

Allison escapes to the back yard, listens to some Poison, and hangs with a couple of stoners....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: September 6, 2013

Contrary to what Schoolhouse Rock! and De La Soul have to say, Five is the magic number. ...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 72

Two of the best artists of all time show up - PM Dawn and Prince. ...


bLISTerd: The 100 Best R&B Songs of the ’90s (#10-#1)

It's finally here! The top ten R&B hits of the Nineties! There's a Janet Jackson song in here!...

Earmageddon, Music

Earmageddon: Blairmageddon!

You take the good, you take the bad. You throw away the good and there you have All Because Of You, Lisa "Blair" Whelchel's 1984...

Death by Power Ballad, Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Extreme, “More Than Words”

"Death by Power Ballad" explores Extreme's "More Than Words."...


Death by Power Ballad, Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: “Kidz Bop Sings Monster Ballads”

In this week's installment of "Death by Power Ballad," Rob Smith takes on Razor & Tie, the Kidz Bop franchise, and that media whore/singer,...


Music, This Week in Badass

This Week In Badass:…In Which the ’80s Come Back To Haunt Us

The '80s invade Dave Steed's metal palace with new music from Warrant, Black 'n Blue and Anvil fighting for airtime amongst Anaal Nathrakh,...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: R.E.M., “Collapse Into Now”

With a new R.E.M. album in hand, Annie Zaleski tackles the difficult task of assessing the latest offering by her favorite band....


Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: Sonic Youth, “Goo”

Though Sonic Youth are the quintessential indie rock group, they actually spent 18 years on a major label. Michael Fortes looks back at the...



Popdose Flashback ’90: Bell Biv DeVoe, “Poison”

Slap it up, flip it, rub it down, oh no! Bell Biv DeVoe's debut is 20 years old!...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Kiss, “Sonic Boom”

Any good label manager would tell you: don’t name your album something a reviewer could turn into a catchy, snarky counterpoint. But...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 69 (Heh, Heh)

Dave Steed's Bottom Feeders moves into week two of the letter P, which means it's time for some mushy country rock, Mr. Pointer, and some...


Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 8/18/90

Which musician lost a huge role in Terminator 2? Which one was accosted by fat hookers? Which one likes to wear really tight...


Music, The Steel Horse Archives

The Steel Horse Archives: Prologue — Step Inside, Walk This Way

Jeff Vrabel was a hair metal cowboy, and on a steel horse he rode...and he's here to relive those Aqua Netted days with a new series that...


Music, The Producers

The Producers: Twisted Twitters

The previous installment provided some curious tales of Twisted Sister. An Australian musician/journalist friend of mine named Joe Matera...


Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Recovering From Performer’s Bias

Cover bands and karaoke hustlers, I am sorry. I have been far too rude to you for far too long. Accept my penance....


Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Stryper, “Honestly”

Bands like Rush and AC/DC wear as a badge of honor the fact that they’ve never written or performed a power ballad. I love them both,...


Chartburn, Music

Chartburn: 9/12/08

kml_flashembed movie="http://www.youtube.com/v/uAzF8iJ0gMw" width="425" height="350" wmode="transparent" / Mainstream Rock: Robert Palmer,...


Music, Song-Off

Song-Off: Poison

—– Bell Biv Devoe – “Poison” Dave: “Never trust a big butt and smile.” Has there ever been a...



Blatant Pop Attempts: Kix, “Cool Kids”

The cutout bins are filled with what I’ve always called “blatant pop attempts” — albums created for maximum...