Tag: Suzanne Vega

DVD Reviews, Music

DVD Review: “Suzanne Vega Live: Solitude Standing”

Suzanne Vega has always been a delight in my musical life; I can’t pretend that I haven’t loved her from the moment I heard...

Music, Popdose

Song for the Soundtrack of Your Date (No Date) Tonight

Fink and Suzanne Vega share the dramatic responsibility of tonight's super smooth date and no date songs. Sit back and relax. ...

Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday Rewind: “Pretty in Pink”

Soundtrack Saturday fans rejoice! Kelly Stitzel is reposting some of the most popular, most requested Soundtrack Saturday columns as a gift...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: Harry Potter Edition

So wizard rock is apparently a real thing, which is nice; I’m sure that the Moms of the various members of, say, Draco and the...

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Music, The Very Guest Of...

The Very Guest Of… John Cale

Welshman of sorts, person of course, Godfather of Punk, erstwhile Velvet and renegade classicist; John Cale is full of surprises, and you...

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Music, Popdose Flashback '90

Popdose Flashback ’90: Suzanne Vega, “Days of Open Hand”

I like third albums. They’ve got a certain revelatory character about them. They’re not always the best records of an artist’s career...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 9/10/10

El Ten Eleven – Hotcakes from Every Direction Is North (2007) Ben Folds Five – She Don’t Use Jelly from Lounge-A-Palooza...

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Film, Soundtrack Saturday

Soundtrack Saturday: Special Anniversary Video Mix Edition

Soundtrack Saturday turns two with a very special video retrospective. Join the celebration!...

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Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Danger Mouse & Sparklehorse, “Dark Night of the Soul”

A collaboration between Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse, and David Lynch was bound to be interesting. Dark Night of the Soul is a...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 7/16/10

Having a mopey summer, like me? This is the mix for you. Chris Isaak – Dancin’ from Baja Sessions (1996) Cotton Jones –...

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Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 7

On Episode 7 of the Popdose Podcast, your three favorite a**holes convene to discuss the science of a**holeology -- with a very special...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Hello Ladies!”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE My iPod was having a love affair with the ladies the other day — which is a really good thing!  Not all...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: “Hey, Hey, Julie!” … A Mixtape

Two years ago, when I was working on this column’s debut, I wrote about Bruce Springsteen’s “Book of Dreams” and...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Turn of a Friendly Card”

Poker? I hardly know her! Jack Feerick steps into the booth for this week's Mix Six, and a batch of classic cards-themed tracks....

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Music, Popdose Flashback '89

Popdose Flashback: Shawn Colvin, “Steady On”

Our yearlong flashback to 1989 continues with Jon Cummings' reappraisal of Shawn Colvin's Steady On....

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Songs of Politics, Protest, and War”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Like almost everyone in the U.S. for the past few months, I’ve been pelted with political calls,...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Bloody Hell”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE After hurricane Gustav, I was deluged with a few emails from the American Red Cross asking for donations (both...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Drums Take the Melody”

Hiya kids! This week I have a guest DJ mixin’ it up for you. Jack Feerick wrote a great Popdose Guide to Traffic and, unsatisfied...