Tag: Sesame Street

Music

Rock of Aging: How Dare Debbie Harry and Bruce Springsteen Get Old!

I usually don’t get worked up about aging celebrities, mainly because I’ve managed to convince myself that their age is somehow...

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1973: Frank Sinatra, “Ol’ Blue Eyes Is Back”

Holmes and Dunphy take on the revival of a true music icon in 1973....

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Popdose Lists, Television

The Show Must Go On: 10 TV Series That Dealt With Death

When Fox’s Glee returns to the air for its fifth season tomorrow, it will do so with the weight of tragedy behind it. Cast member...

AM Gold: 1972

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 41

Thus begins our journey into AM Gold: 1972. And hey, look, Three Dog Night is still hanging around!...

Music, Way Out Wednesday

Way Out Wednesday: The Rocking Horse Orchestra and Chorus – “Sesame Street, Rubber Duckie and Other Favorites”

Why is this crudely drawn duck inflating his head with a tire pump? He's celebrating the return of "Way Out Wednesday"!...

AM Gold: 1969

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 29

1969 --The year Hair dominated the American airwaves. The first of several Hair cover songs debuts on AM Gold this week....

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Music, Podcast, Popdose

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 19

Jeff Giles, Jason Hare and Dave Lifton finally take the heat off of mothers and focus on fathers -- Jason's dad Gary joins us for Episode...

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Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Papas Fritas

The Boston-area band released only three albums before breaking up in 2000, but have reunited for a series of shows in Europe. Robert Cass...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 8/6/10 — Fake Band Edition

All the songs on this mixtape are either performed by fictional musical acts or fictional characters performing as a musical act. I...

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Music, Way Out Wednesday

Way Out Wednesday: Matt Robinson, “My Name Is Roosevelt Franklin”

One of the most fondly remembered Muppets from the early days of Sesame Street was Roosevelt Franklin. He was voiced by Matt Robinson, who...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 6

Join us for Episode 6 of the Popdose Podcast, where Jeff Giles, Dave Lifton and Jason Hare celebrate Black History Month in their own...

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Current Events, Numberscruncher

Numberscruncher: Trickling Down and Crowding Out

Americans have always had a fairly violent reaction to taxes, but they aren't inherently evil -- and in her latest Numberscruncher, Ann...