Tag: Roxy Music

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #54: Watch the World Argue — Songs About Dancing

I’ve been sitting on this idea for about a year. It felt too obvious, but then I ran into a really busy stretch, and then suddenly...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #52: Someday We’ll Be Happy Again — Breakup Songs Part 2 (The Ballads)

If the first show was a Hormone Monster, this one's the Depression Kitty. ...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #44: “Blue” Songs, Vol. I

Man, why are all of these songs with "blue" in the title so melancholy? Oh, right. ...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #42: With the Prepositions, Vol. I

Followed a song by Bowie with a song about Bowie. I am not deep. ...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Mudhoney, “LiE”

I still remember the CD. My Mudhoney collection was fairly impressive in ’93, having dug deep into the band’s Sub Pop soil, but the...

Listening Booth, Music

Listening Booth: Matthew O’Neill, Coke Belda, Steven Wilson, Etc.

Every time I am about to write off this bit of malarkey we call “Americana,” something pulls me from the brink. Don’t...

Wilson Pickett

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Wilson Pickett, “In The Midnight Hour”

It's New Year's Eve! Everybody's waiting for The Midnight Hour...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 9

And it’s on to Disc 3 of this seven-disc compilation — and it looks like we’ve pinpointed the moment when the ‘80s become,...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Roxy Music: The Complete Studio Recordings

Get ready to buy your third copy of Avalon, and smile while doing so. ...

Don DiLego

Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs with Don DiLego

Singer-songwriter Don DiLego gives us his five Desert Island Discs....


Thank You for the Music!

Join the Popdose Staff as they say "Thank You" to the people that introduced them to the music that shaped their lives....


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 44

Dave Steed likes Rush! Dave Steed likes Rush! No, this isn't a typo. He's finally wised up and listened to his peers for a change. ...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Popdose Holiday Mixtape 2010

Last Christmas, we gave you our heart, but you were too busy doing real stuff. Hey, it’s perfectly understandable. We launched a...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Bryan Ferry, “Olympia”

It bothers me that Bryan Ferry’s new album Olympia slips into the “what might have been” category so easily. For what it...


50Prog50, Music

50Prog50: The Best Prog Albums, Part Four

Regrets, I’ve had a few. There were bands and artists I really wanted to squeeze onto this list but, ultimately, the fit wasn’t...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape, White Label

The Friday Mixtape: 7/9/10 — White Label Madness!

It’s White Label Friday, kids! When I say dance, you best dance, muthafucka! Note: It should be said up front that most of these MP3s...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Rain”

Ted Asregadoo offers a musical rain dance to the stingy Californian weather gods with a Mix Six featuring songs from R.E.M., Roxy Music,...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 76

This week, Dave Steed sets off a chain reaction, goes crazy from the heat, rocks a tricky rhyme, and bangs on the drum all day with Tom...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/9/09

No major theme this week, folks. Next week, on the other hand, will have a theme very close to me, so don’t forget to stop by for...


Lost in the '70s, Music

Lost in the ’70s: Amanda Lear, “Blood and Honey”

Where to begin with Ms. Lear?  How about her modeling career in ’60s France?  How about her years-long romance with surrealist...


Lost in the '80s, Music

Lost in the ’80s: Roxy Music, “Same Old Scene”

It’s strange that Flesh & Blood, the most critically reviled Roxy Music LP (Rolling Stone said it was “such a shockingly...