Tag: Post-Punk

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Reviews: Wire, “Pink Flag,” “Chairs Missing,” “154”

  WIRE.  Colin Newman, Graham Lewis, Bruce Gilbert, Robert Gotobed.  The name automatically catapults me into a different time; a...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Elephant Rifle, “Hunk”

As pig-fuck goes, this is some of the best. For those just tuning in, pig-fuck is the unfortunately titled genre of explosive post-punk...

Music

Reissues: Earn Your Post-Punk Ph.D. Via These Essential Box Sets

Music consumption seems to be diverging into two directions. To the right we have streaming, where complex algorithms turn you onto new...

Music, Popdose Exclusives, Reissue Reviews

Popdose Exclusive: Martin Bramah, “The Battle of Twisted Heel”

While Popdose recently reviewed the new, long-overdue release from Blue Orchids, the band led and fronted by guitarist/frontman Martin...

Album Reviews, Music

ALBUM REVIEW: BLUE ORCHIDS, “The Once And Future Thing”

Once upon a band called The Fall, Martin Bramah was the original guitarist in this most important and seminal Manchester group.  But...

Music, Video Premieres

Popdose Video Premiere: The Pop Group, “S.O.P.H.I.A.”

This year’s welcome return of England’s post punk provocateurs The Pop Group saw their first album in over 30 years, the...

Album Reviews, Music, Welcome to Pittsburgh

Welcome to Pittsburgh: Night Vapor, “Night Vapor”

Welcome to, Welcome to, Welcome to Welcome To Pittsburgh. Long time, no see. My fault, really. Computer died, brain is fried, et cetera, et...

Music

Hot New Rock: A Projection, American Television, the Breton Sound

The name of the site might be Popdose, but rock and roll is our lifeblood. Here are some truly exciting new bands to truly get your heart...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: HC-B, “Rough”

It takes a great record to remind me how awkward it can be — yes yes, like dancing to architecture — to write...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music, Popdose

ALBUM REVIEW: The Fall, “Sub-Lingual Tablet”

There was a period in my life that The Fall was the most important band in the world to me because of their utter desire to wipe away the...

Concert Reviews, Music, Welcome to Pittsburgh

Welcome to Pittsburgh: Night Vapor, T-Tops, and Gangwish at Gooski’s, 5/30/15

Is it smoky in here or is it just me? Rubs tears from bloodshot-red eyes; guy next to me passes out from lack of oxygen. No, it’s...

EP Reviews, Music

EP Review: Nonagon, “The Last Hydronaut”

It’s hard to write about Nonagon, a Chicago-rooted band whose latest pocket full of cuts and volts is a 12-inch EP titled The Last...

Music, Popdose Lists

Top 10 Colin Moulding XTC Songs

Let's take a look back at the 10 finest moments from XTC's catalog as written by Colin Moulding....