Tag: Steve Albini

Music, Popdose Lists, Year-End Best-Of Lists

Best of 2017: Justin Vellucci’s Top Ten

Yeah, yeah, putting the final nail in the coffin of 2017 is a little premature, seeing as there’s still more than 30 days left in the...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: STNNNG, “Veterans of Pleasure”

STNNNG simply has outdone itself with Veterans of Pleasure, its fifth full-length record, out tomorrow on vinyl and digital platforms via...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: STNNNG’s Chris Besinger (2017)

Ladies and gentlemen, STNNNG has reentered the building. After four years of waiting and much, much anticipation, Minnesota’s greatest...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Tobin Sprout

Indie rock renaissance man Tobin Sprout returns with a new album. Popdose had a chat with the prolific creator....

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Steve Taylor And The Danielson Foil, “Wow To The Deadness E.P.”

Here's the boom you were looking for....

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz Jr.: The World’s Worst Music Snob Can’t Get Laid

I can rarely predict where a column about music is going to raise my ire next. I’ve all-but stopped reading Lefsetz recently in the...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Chris Besinger of STNNNG

Let’s try, okay, to be objective for a moment. STNNNG, a Minneapolis art-punk quintet with its heart on its sleeve and a roar in its...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Slint, “Spiderland” (Remastered)

Steve Albini once infamously offered up “ten fucking stars” in Melody Maker to the swansong LP of a then-unknown Louisville quartet...

EP Reviews, Music

EP Review: Nonagon, “The Last Hydronaut”

It’s hard to write about Nonagon, a Chicago-rooted band whose latest pocket full of cuts and volts is a 12-inch EP titled The Last...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Nirvana, “In Utero: 20th Anniversary Edition”

Nirvana’s In Utero always has been ripe with context. Upon release in 1993, it wasn’t just the group’s third full-length record...

Popblerd!

Metal Monday Volume 92 (10.22.12)

Neurosis is one of those bands that I know I should be a fan of but I’ve never been really. That changed with 2007′s Given...

Popdose

Rob Smith’s Media 6ix: May 16, 2012

Rob Smith's Media 6ix: Eddie Van Halen, Gay Marriage, Avengers, etc....

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Music

Being Kurt Cobain

My first impression of Kurt Cobain, even before I knew anything about him, was that he was the kid in school who was painfully quiet, but...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '89

Popdose Flashback: Pixies, “Doolittle”

Pixies – Doolittle (1989, 4AD) purchase this album (Amazon) To a certain extent, Doolittle – the Pixies’ most...

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Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Material Issue

The Beginning Mike Zelenko (drummer): “I met Jim through an advertisement in the Illinois Entertainer (a local monthly music...