Tag: Sting

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #49: Days of the Week, Vol. I

Thursday needs to fire its publicist....

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #37: Uh-uh, Not Katherine — Numbers, Vol. I

It's been...time this show had a leprechaun dance moment. Can't understand what I mean? You soon will. ...

DVD Reviews, Music

DVD Review: “Sting: Live at the Olympia Paris”

There are two very clear sides to viewing Gordon Sumner, a.k.a. Sting, the former singer/songwriter/bass player for The Police and solo...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #668: “Halloween II”

CLICK HERE FOR THE OFFICIAL METAL DAD HALLOWEEN STRIP ARCHIVE METAL DAD: THE BOOK IS AVAILABLE NOW. COLLECTS YEARS 3 & 4! Click here....

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #667: “Halloween 1: Jäger Kegger”

CLICK HERE FOR THE OFFICIAL METAL DAD HALLOWEEN STRIP ARCHIVE METAL DAD: THE BOOK IS AVAILABLE NOW. COLLECTS YEARS 3 & 4! Click here....

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

Best of 2016: An Aging Hipster’s Top Albums, EPs and Reissues

Year end album round-ups are no longer a consensus of the nation’s listening experience. We live in a hyper fragmented world —...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Eliot Sumner, “Information”

Earlier this year, Eliot Sumner quietly released Information, one of the loudest, most ambitious, most exhilarating and inventive rock/pop...

Exit Lines, Theatre

Exit Lines: Ships Coming In

Sting's new musical and On the Town dock on Broadway....

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 87

Sting arrives in Bottom Feeders this week but it's George Strait that really stands out. ...

DVD Reviews, Music

DVD Review: “¡Released! The Human Rights Concerts 1986-1998”

The crossroads between youth culture and Amnesty International came together in the mid-70s with a series of concerts that included members...

Current Events, PopSmarts

PopSmarts: Sting’s Library

Like a lot of people, I have trouble taking Sting seriously — as seriously as he takes himself, anyway. But I must admit that I greeted...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: February 22, 2013

It's Friday, you know what to do ......

Sting, "Russians"

Music, World's Worst Songs

World’s Worst Songs: Sting, “Russians”

Clever or pretentious? With Sting, it's always a valid question....

Music, The Very Guest Of...

The Very Guest Of… Sting

If you've not been following every breath he takes, you're missing a lot of great guest appearances by the man they call Sting....

Music

Goddamn You, Sting

Chart-topping activist declares creative bankruptcy again with yet another greatest hits tour....

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Captain Planet and the Planeteers: Season One”

The Power is Yours! Scott Malchus reviews the DVD release of "Captain Planet and The Planeteers: Season One."...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 49

Dave Steed finishes out the letter S this week as he looks at songs from Sting, Rod Stewart, Styx and more rockers from the '80s. ...

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Music, Popdose, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 4/15/11 (Wedding Songs)

Yes, yes, June is the traditional month of the year associated with weddings, but your brother isn’t getting married this Sunday is...

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Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Taylor Dayne’s “Original Sin” (1994)

A look at songs that aren’t necessarily good or bad, merely ones that, because of the climate of the music world during their release,...

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Special Edition! Best Original Song, 2001

In the last installment of her Best Original Song special series, Kelly Stitzel takes a look at the year in which Dylan won an Oscar and...

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Music, Popdose Secret Single

Secret Single: The Police, “Synchronicity II”

Popdose explores a B-side from one of the Police's darkest recording sessions....

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Music, Popdose Flashback '91

Popdose Flashback ’91: Sting, “The Soul Cages”

In 1991's The Soul Cages, rock legend Sting simply became Gordon Sumner again, a boy grieving over his father's death....

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Mellowmas, Music

The Fourteenth Day of Mellowmas: Androgymas

In today's post, Jeff and Jason uncover long-suppressed memories of cold British seascapes and synthy dread....

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Music, Rob Smith Can't Say No

Rob Smith Can’t Say No (and Giveaway): Mumiy Troll

What do polar bears and Russian post-punk have in common? Rob Smith explores in his "Can't Say No" column, at Popdose. Bonus: There's a CD...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 13

What happens when pop culture forces collide, and why do they almost always suck? Matt Wardlaw, Michael Parr, and Dave Lifton discuss it on...

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Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 12

Your Popdose Podcast hosts may be on vacation this month, but that doesn't mean we don't have fresh content for you! Episode 12 brings an...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 10

While there may not be a specific topic for Episode 10 of the Popdose Podcast, we promise you more intriguing and immature conversation...

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Music

Six Artists We Wish Would Retire

For once, we agree with the Scorpions, who have announced that their most recent album will be their last. Here are six artists we wish...

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Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: “Still Bill”

Bill Withers released his last album in 1985. After a relatively brief but hit-filled career, he walked away. Frustrated by the efforts of...