Tag: Rock

Music, Video Premieres

Popdose Video Premiere: Patent Pending, “Wasted/Wake Me Up”

A few years ago, the first mashups took the internet by storm. Soon, merging two songs to create one bangin’ track (or video, as was...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Exclusive: The SLVR Tongues Bring Country to the Masses With “S-Class”

All you need to know about the SLVR Tongues‘ approach to country music lies in the subject matter of their new track,...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

POPDOSE PREMIERE: Eddy Yang, “Split the Night”

Recalling the best of ’90s rock and grunge, Los Angeles-based artist Eddy Yang’s new single, “Split the Night”...

Music

The Audio Artwork (And Secret Cheesy Side) of Finland’s von Konow

Some artists take their title literally. We all know that ethereal things happen when musicians merge their work with art, but the real...

Music

After ‘American Idol,’ Camille Peruto Hones Her Sound on Second Album

Hailing from southern New Jersey, a region known as much for its musical pedigree as it is for its rough-and-tumble attitude, Camille...

Music

J-Anthony Proves That High School Principals Rock With New Single, Video

Although I’ve migrated between coasts for the better part of 10 years, I still represent my home state of Ohio whenever possible....

EhOR, Music

EhOR: Honeymoon Suite’s Hooky Rock Was a Slice of ’80s Pop Life

Editor’s note: In this installment of EhOR, Jay Kumar takes a look at the oh-so-’80s AOR of Toronto’s Honeymoon Suite. If ever there...

EP Reviews, Music

EP Review: Danielia Cotton, “A Prayer”

The warmth of sounds coming from this new E.P. by Danielia Cotton cannot be understated; the slabs of structure and arrangement are...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Exclusive: How Flaunt Came Together Over Social Media and Crafted a “Radio-Ready” Sound

In this day and age, there are lots of ways to form a band. Friends become bandmates, networking leads to collaboration, and so on. But one...

Music

Man Unleashed: Paul Maged is Back With a “Wild” New Single

Back in 2014, I told you about Paul Maged, a socially conscious rocker with an edge and a bone to pick. His new single, “The...

Music

5 Songs That Shaped Alt Rockers Bad Reed’s Signature Sound

Music is a melting pot, and any one band can draw influences from all over the place. Canadian rockers Bad Reed crack a couple of...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Premiere: FADES, “Breaking Through the Walls”

It’s a special privilege to premiere this incredible video from London-based alternative rock band FADES. Their sound is reminiscent...

Concert Reviews, Music, Welcome to Pittsburgh

Welcome to Pittsburgh: Horehound, T-Tops, and More at Gooski’s, 1/8/16

Welcome to the firecrackers-strapped-to-your-Rust-Belt column “Welcome To Pittsburgh,” as today we find ourselves entranced by stars...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Premiere: Hot Off 2014’s “Sunken City,” Mleo Return With New Single

If you’re a music fan of a certain age (ahem, I’m talking about my age), you cherish the alt-rock of your youth. Sometimes...

Music, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Q&A: Ajay Mathur on His New Genre-Bending Album and Jamming With Jimmy Page

In recent years, Americana has become all the rage with foreign-born artists like Mumford & Sons chewing up and spitting out what...

Music

Confessions of a College Music Major: I Love Rock and Roll

Majoring in music was never the most practical choice, but I did it anyway. I double-majored in philosophy and called myself “pre-law”...

EP Reviews, Music

EP REVIEW: We Are Ardent, ‘Bright Shadows From Dark Lights’

C’mon. You have to love a band who’s one letter away from being an Argent tribute. I kid. In reality, there’s no way We...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

POPDOSE PREMIERE: Lyndzie Taylor, “What Do I Know”

Every once in awhile, a strong female vocalist comes along who, besides having the chops to carry some truly radio-ready anthems, adds her...

Music

EP REVIEW: Sir Cadian Rhythm, ‘Self-Titled’

With a name like “Sir Cadian Rhythm,” you’d be disappointed if the members weren’t somewhat noble, right? Though...

Music

EP REVIEW: Return for Refund, ‘Self-Titled’

In the tradition of great, grunge-tinged, guitar-driven rock comes Return for Refund, preaching the gospel of that timeless, Southern-fried...

Album Reviews, Music

EP REVIEW: Winchester Revival, ‘Burden’s Landing’

While some bands’ inability to pin down their influences and genre may be a bit of an issue that keeps fans and execs at arm’s...

Album Reviews, Music

ALBUM REVIEW: [debut], ‘Postcards From Berlin’

Some of the greatest rock record of all time spring from bands traveling – literally – outside of their comfort zones. Paul...

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Exclusive Song Premiere: David Corley, “Available Light”

Popdose.com exclusively premieres Corley's title track "Available Light" as a free download. (PHOTO CREDIT: Faith Cohen (c) 2014)...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Tia Bocker of Sinsanity

One-time pop singer Tia Bocker has always been in love with rock, through better and worse. The Sinsanity frontwoman tells Popdose.com why....

Popdose Exclusives

POPDOSE EXCLUSIVE: Wetwood Smokes Premiere New Song

Though they’ve been men-about-town on the LA music circuit, building connections with members of Panic! At the Disco and honing their...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Affirmation From the Mountain of Madness: Aerosmith’s “Dream On”

The lyrics scan like a battle cry -- so why does Aerosmith's "Dream On" sound like defeat?...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… The Fuzzy Li’l Rocker Bros

Dw Dunphy is only being partly facetious when he asks, where has all the testosterone gone?...

Fleetwood Mac, "Black Magic Woman" single

Music, Popdose Lists

Top 10 Fleetwood Mac Songs (Pre-Buckingham/Nicks)

Let's count down the 10 best pre-Buckingham/Nicks Fleetwood Mac songs, shall we?...

Johnny Cymbal, "Mr. Bass Man"

Before We Was Fab, Music

Before We Was Fab: Johnny Cymbal, “Mr. Bass Man”

In early 1963, Johnny Cymbal cracked the Top 20 with "Mr. Bass Man."...