Tag: Rick Springfield

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #641: “Talkin’ Music”

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Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 10: Rick Springfield

Rick Springfield joins us this week to talk about his new album, plus some upcoming film and book projects that he has in the works....

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Books, Film

A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words: Christine Sneed

Author Christine Sneed talks about a few of her favorite movies....

Music

Music Notes: I Wish that I had Jessie, Girl?

Postmodern literary theory trends toward the idea of subjugating original authorial intent for one crafted by the audience. In plain...

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...

Music, Popdose Interviews

Chasing Good Songs: Rick Springfield On His New Music & The 30th Anniversary Of “Living In Oz”

If Armageddon is indeed lurking anywhere around the corner, at least there will be a soundtrack thanks to Rick Springfield’s newest album...

Music, SXSW 2013

SXSW Day Three: I’ve Done Everything For You

Friday is usually the craziest day of the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) music festival in Austin, Texas. By this time, any rational plan...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ‘80s Pop Culture Box, Part 5

We’re back in the ring to take another swing, and ain’t nothin’ left to it but to do it. Let’s dig straight into Disc Two of this...

Music, Popdose Lists

Mariah Carey’s “Almost Home” and the Golden Age of Movie Soundtracks

Hey, remember when big soundtrack albums were a thing?...

Mellowmas, Music

The Eighteenth Day of Mellowmas: Vanessa Carlton Has Tinnitus

She's laughing because she hears the bells, except there aren't any...

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Music

Big Songs: The Left Banke, “Walk Away Renee”

Popdose.com delves into "Walk Away Renee" to discuss that rare bird, the unrequited love song....

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 48

The sun shines down on rock music this week with a heaping of Squeeze, Squier and a concert's worth of Springsteen tunes. ...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 83

It’s another week of artists whose names begin with the letter S, as we take a look at the ass end of the Billboard Hot 100 chart,...

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Film, Random Play

Random Play: Alvin and the Chipmunks

When the 2007 live action-animation hybrid movie of Alvin and the Chipmunks made $60 million in its opening weekend, it took people by...

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Music, One Day in Your Life

One Day in Your Life: November 18, 1984

November 18, 1984, is a Sunday. By Congressional resolution, it’s the first day of National Family Week. The New York Times publishes...

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Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Adieu, “Water” Lou

A nation mourned Wednesday night, as CNN’s Lou Dobbs, an outspoken critic of illegal immigration, announced his retirement from the...

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Mail-Order Products

Pufferfish – “Decoder Ring” Guster – “X-Ray Eyes” Fred Wilhelm – “Sea Monkeys” Harry...

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Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Interview: Rick Springfield

Rick Springfield is getting something of a career re-boot this week. Twenty-seven years after “Jessie’s Girl” and the...