Tag: Rick Astley

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Rick Astley, Phoenix Concert Theatre, Toronto, 10/9/16

It is easy in the post-rickrolling era to forget the level of popularity that Rick Astley achieved during his late-1980s peak. With 40...

Like Omigod!, Music, Popdose

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 27

New York, London, Paris, Munich, everybody talk about the back half of the final disc of this groundbreaking Rhino box set! #11 New Kids On...

Film, Music, Popular Culture, You're Dead to Us

You’re Dead to Us: Movies Starring Pop Stars

In which we look at once common curiosities of pop culture that don’t exist anymore, be it because of changing tastes, the fragmentation...

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 4

Remember Artie the 1 Man Party? How about Bad Boys Blue? No? Then get familiar with them again as Dave Steed takes a trip back to the...

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Cutouts Gone Wild!, Music

Cutouts Gone Wild!: Rick Astley, “Hold Me in Your Arms”

Rick Astley – Hold Me in Your Arms (1988) purchase this album (Amazon) Well, do you remember Rick Astley? He had a big, fat hit...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 4

So, where did we leave off last week? That’s right, the kid finally got some cash money. It’s 1999, and I’m in my...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 4/20/91

(This week, Ye Olde CHART ATTACK! is being taken over by none other than Robert Cass, my co-Managing Editor here at Popdose. Seems like it...