Tag: Sufjan Stevens

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Dispatch, “America, Location 12”

Precisely what city or small town or hidden, leafy enclave is mapped in America, Location 12, the recently released sixth LP from indie...

Rick Barry

A Fan's Notes, Music, Video Premieres

A Fan’s Notes: Rick Barry, “Wanderlust” (Exclusive Video Premiere)

Popdose hosts the exclusive premiere of the new video from Rick Barry...

Download Now

Breaking Good: January 2014’s Best FREE Music Downloads

In the era of Spotify, Noisetrade and YouTube, there are thousands of emerging bands and artists competing for your attention. Perhaps too...

Books, Film, Music, Television

10 Pop Culture Lies, Deceptions, Miscommunications, And Unrealized Ambitions

Much like Pee Wee Herman, these examples of the PR shuck 'n jive "meant to do that."...


2012 Christmas Album Roundup: Spin Cycle

Once again, Popblerd listens to this year's Christmas albums so you don't have to! This year brings us music from Cee-Lo, Sufjan Stevens,...


New Video: Rubblebucket Covers Sufjan Stevens’ “John Wayne Gacy, Jr.”

Rubblebucket has teamed up with the non-profit, charity organization The Voice Project to record a cover of Sufjan Stevens’ “John Wayne...



Popdose 2010: Ken Shane’s Top Albums of the Year

The Top Ten Albums of the Year, as rated by New Music Editor Ken Shane, along with a few that are bubbling under, and a couple of reissues....


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The National, “High Violet”

I’m sure it is a little bittersweet when your band has its highest debut ever –#3 to be exact —  on the Billboard 200...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: John Vanderslice, “Romanian Names”

The first thing that you notice about the new John Vanderslice album, Romanian Names (Dead Oceans), is the sound. The album has a definite...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Various Artists, “Dark Was the Night” and “War Child Presents Heroes”

It’s no secret that tribute albums and charity compilations can be hit-or-miss affairs at best. In the case of the latter, all you...


Current Events, Pop Politico

Pop Politico: Spare Change

Presidential campaigns, like marketing campaigns, have to have a sellable theme. Something that sounds snappy and connects with...