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Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 23: Glen Phillips

Toad the Wet Sprocket's Glen Phillips is on the podcast this week to talk about the 25th anniversary of Fear and his upcoming solo album....

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Popdose Flashback 1983: Iron Maiden, “Piece of Mind”

A look back at Iron Maiden's fourth studio LP, 'Piece of Mind', which celebrates its 30th anniversary this week....

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Popdose Flashback Returns!

Get ready to go back in time......

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Popdose Flashback ’82: Marshall Crenshaw on “Marshall Crenshaw”

The power-pop legend looks back on his debut....

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Popdose Flashback ’82: Iron Maiden, “The Number of the Beast”

Chris Holmes reflects on one of heavy metal's landmark albums, Iron Maiden's "The Number of the Beast," for this edition of Popdose...

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Popdose Flashback ’92: Right Said Fred, “Up”

Flashback to 1992 and revisit the overlooked Up by Right Said Fred. ...

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Popdose Flashback ’91: David Wilcox, “Home Again”

In the fall of 1991, I was a high school senior, just starting to find my feet as a music writer — and as a listener, just...

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Popdose Flashback ’91: Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch, “Music For the People”

"Music for the People" turns 20 this week and to celebrate, Dave Steed tracked down Funky Bunch member Hector the Booty Inspector and asked...

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Popdose Flashback ’91: Joe Jackson, “Laughter & Lust”

Or, to borrow an album title from the Judybats, Pain Makes You Beautiful. In 1990, Joe Jackson had just signed a spiffy new deal with...

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Popdose Flashback ’91: Baby Animals, “Baby Animals”

Popdose goes back to 1991 with the debut album from Australia's Baby Animals....

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Popdose Flashback ’90: The Vaughan Brothers, “Family Style”

On the 20th anniversary of Stevie Ray Vaughan's death, Michael Fortes revisits the Texas guitar master's swan song: a collaboration with...

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Duran Duran, “Liberty”

Duran Duran's "Liberty" turns 20 this year; David Medsker takes a look back at the group's decline....

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Deee-Lite, “World Clique”

Kelly Stitzel brings us back to Christmas 1990 to celebrate the release of Deee-Lite's debut, "World Clique."...

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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...

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Michael McDonald, “Take It to Heart”

I am 16. It’s July, and I’m in Florida, where, to quote my uncle Larry, the air is so fucking wet that you won’t notice if you towel...

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Harry Connick Jr., “We Are in Love”

Twenty years ago, Harry Connick shared his recipe for love -- and led a new generation of pop crooners to rediscover some time-tested...

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Cheap Trick, “Busted”

In a very personal Flashback '90, Popdose writer Michael Fortes revisits the lows and highs of Cheap Trick's Busted, song by song....

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Public Enemy, “Fear of a Black Planet”

Twenty years after this Public Enemy classic was released, Mike Heyliger reflects on its legacy -- and laments mainstream hip-hop's turn...

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Popdose Flashback ’90: MC Hammer, “Please Hammer, Don’t Hurt ‘Em”

Today, Dave Steed is a father, husband, and homeowner -- but in 1990, he was wearing baggy pants and dancing like a fool, and MC Hammer was...

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Popdose Flashback ’90: The Blue Aeroplanes, “Swagger”; The Church, “Gold Afternoon Fix”

In a Flashback '90 twofer, Jack Feerick looks back on two albums connected in more ways than one....

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Bad Company, “Holy Water”

Twenty years ago, the reconstituted Bad Company turned Holy Water into platinum. Jeff Giles thinks it might finally be time to forgive....

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Toad the Wet Sprocket, “Pale”

Michael Parr looks back the chord struck in his 15-year-old psyche -- 20 years ago! -- by Toad the Wet Sprocket's Pale....

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Popdose Flashback ’90: Julia Fordham, “Porcelain”

If you were watching music videos during the winter of 1990, you probably saw a lot of Taylor Dayne’s bustiers … watched Michael Bolton...

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Flashback ’90: The Sundays, “Reading, Writing and Arithmetic”

He might be a little peeved about the band's ongoing hiatus, but Jeff Giles still has enough love for the Sundays to celebrate their...

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Popdose Flashback ’90: The Seventy Sevens, “Sticks and Stones”

Things were not going well for The Seventy Sevens in 1990. They were always considered the bad boys of CCM, willing to take on taboo...

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Popdose Flashback: Indigo Girls, “Indigo Girls”

Hey, guys, remember that girl in college? The one whose intellect was sometimes intimidating, but sometimes eye-roll-inducing, depending on...

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Popdose Flashback: John Cougar Mellencamp, “Big Daddy”

This week on Popdose Flashback, Mojo Flucke recalls the beautiful, yet challenging final album by the man known as John Cougar Mellencamp,...

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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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Popdose Flashback: The B-52’s, “Cosmic Thing”

For this week's Popdose Flashback, Bob Cashill reminisces about the B-52s' Cosmic Thing -- and a certain very, very friendly young...