Tag: Rick Rubin

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 20: Vicki Peterson (The Bangles, Continental Drifters)

Vicki Peterson of the Bangles joins us this week to discuss the band's new archival release of '80s rarities and the group's colorful...

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 11: Ian Astbury

Ian Astbury takes us inside the career of the Cult and Hidden City, their latest album....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: January 3, 2014

It's the Friday Five! Shuffle through five random tracks from your library and share it with the Popdose community....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: November 2, 2012

Not even a major power outage can stop the Friday Five!...

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Spin Cycle: The Avett Brothers, The Carpenter

    In the realm of swaying, stomping, harmonic pop-folk, The Avett Brothers stand only in the shadow of Mumford & Sons,...

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Popblerd’s New Release Report 9/11/12: Chillin’ Like Bob Dylan

This week's list of new releases is wide and varied, encompassing acts as diverse as the XX, Dave Matthews Band, DMX, and the Bard himself,...

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The Singles Bar: The Avett Brothers, “Live and Die”

The Avett Brothers are back! Get your Friday folk on with "Live And Die."...

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Spin Cycle: Linkin Park, Living Things

Linkin Park returns with their fifth studio album, "Living Things." Does their new set mark an improvement over their disappointing "A...

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New Release Report 6/26/12: Maroon 5 Overexpose Themselves

Adam Levine and his Merry Maroons are back for Round 4 with "Overexposed." It's the biggest release in a week full of biggies. Read our...

Books, Kirkus Reviews

Popdose On Kirkus Reviews: Def Jam And The Last Days Of The Record Labels

Rizzoli celebrates the anniversary of the legendary Def Jam label...with a book that could crush a small animal....

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 5

Our celebration of AM Gold's compilation series continues with the first batch of songs from 1963. Hello Beach Boys!...

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Music, Rob Smith Can't Say No

Rob Smith Can’t Say No: Josh Groban, “Hidden Away”

Rob Smith Can't Say No to finding the answer to the ages-old question: Do they play Josh Groban music in Hell?...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Johnny Cash, “American VI: Ain’t No Grave”

The sixth and final chapter in the American Recordings collaborations between Johnny Cash and Rick Rubin is a direct conversation between a...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: The Black Crowes, “Shake Your Money Maker”

A favorite trope among the British Invasion bands of the ’60s was the notion that they took the R&B, country and early rock music...

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Mellowmas, Music

The Third Day of Mellowmas: The Return of Diamondmas

Neil Diamond hates the holidays almost as much as he hates you, and Jason Hare and Jeff Giles have found the audio proof....

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Avett Brothers, “I and Love and You”

Last summer when I saw the Avett Brothers at the Newport Folk Festival, they were a charming, energetic, ragtag bunch of guys dressed in...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '89

Popdose Flashback: The Cult, “Sonic Temple”

Things should have been going swimmingly for The Cult. Their album Electric had succeeded in becoming the biker-rock record they hoped it...

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Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… “Death Magnetic”

There are several degrees of expectation, but the key ones are low expectation, high expectation, and original Metallica fans. You’re...