Tag: Rob Norris

Album Reviews, Music, New Artists

Album Review: Tulula!, “Singing Songs in the Dark”

Accord, New York’s Tulula! has been stomping around Rip Van Winkle’s dreamland since 2006. The acid-cowboy quintet of Jason Broome...

Album Reviews, Music

ALBUM REVIEW: EAST OF VENUS, “Memory Box”

This release makes me alternately happy and sad.  Happy because of who the musicians are; knowing them as well as I do from their...

CD Reviews, Music, Popdose

CD REVIEW: Living With Elephants, “Home”

This beautiful, other-worldly sophomore album from Living With Elephants is an emotional and spiritual uplift.  The Ulster County, New...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music, News, Popdose

ALBUM REVIEW: The Bongos, “Drums Along The Hudson” (special edition re-issue)

So there’s this band I like and have written about a few times.  You may have heard about them by now – The Bongos.  This...

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: The Bongos, the Living Room, New York City, 10/15/13

Seeing The Bongos live is always a joyful event.  But last night was the first time I had the chance to see them on the heels of a new...

Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

Riding On The Phantom Train: A Conversation With RICHARD BARONE

When I spoke with Richard Barone back in February, we covered a lot of topics, one of which was the unreleased Bongos album, Phantom...

Album Reviews, Music, Popdose

ALBUM REVIEW: The Bongos, “Phantom Train”

It is nearly impossible for me to distinguish the reviewer from the fan; I will fail miserably in my job as the reviewer but succeed in...

Music, News, Popdose

Maxwell’s Last Dance – The Finale, July 31st, 2013

So it came to pass that Maxwell’s in Hoboken closed on July 31st. This was difficult for me to digest, even after ample time had gone...

Music, Popdose

New Track From THE BONGOS on August 1st

And as reported last week, The Bongos return with the release of their first “new” material in 27 years.  Hitting digital...