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Popdose Playlist: February 12, 2018

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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...

Download Now, Popdose

The POPDOSE Premiere: Get Luckier, Get Looser with Qiet’s “Get Found”

As a budding music blogger (is it too pretentious to call myself a journalist?) I would love to become the industry’s go-to guy for...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Punk: A Braindump

You know the rest of the Twenty-Teens will be a hard slog when even the quality of our rebellion is mediocre. Look at the so-called...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Kenny Wayne Shepherd

The debut album from The Rides is in stores this week. Kenny Wayne Shepherd tells us about his new band with Stephen Stills....

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies Directed by Rock and Pop Stars (to Prepare You for Rob Zombie’s “The Lords of Salem”)

Lots of musicians decide they are famous and attractive enough to act, but it takes a special kind of hubris to take a break from making...

Popblerd!

bLISTerd: The 100 Best Albums of the ’70s: Part Seven

No list of the Seventies' best albums is complete without Pink Floyd, right? Well, we got two of their albums here!...

Led Zeppelin O2 Arena reunion

Music, Popdose Lists

The Top 8 Reunions I’ll Never See Because the World Is Ending

You can't say these eight bands didn't have their chance to do it one last time before the world came to an end....

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Ash Reiter, “Hola”

Bay Area songstress Ash Reiter delivers a second full-length album that's concise, full of exciting modern pop productions, and packed with...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Life in a Blender, “Homewrecker Spoon”

Popdose finally gets around to reviewing Life in a Blender's "Homewrecker Spoon" and regrets the delay....

Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 3/21/12

The Weeknight '80s Dance Party is back! Are you ready to shake that fascist groove thang?...

Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weekend ’80s Dance Party – Special New Year’s Eve Edition

Kelly Stitzel helps you ring in 2012 with a special New Year's Eve* edition of the Week(end) '80s Dance Party. *Garry Marshall was not...

Bells

Music, Parlour to Parlour

Parlour to Parlour, Episode 36: Bells

Fusing elements of indie pop, soul and West African highlife, Bells has quickly emerged as one of the most exciting new bands in the Bay...

Music

Here’s Something Else!: Talking Heads’ essential weirdness made perfect sense

The Talking Heads emerged weird, polished that weirdness, and let the world catch up....

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 8/3/11

Strap on your velcro hi-top Reeboks and your day-glo leotard. It's time for another crazy fun '80s dance party!...

Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 18

Fandom: what does it mean, who inspires it, and where will you go in its name? We have some thoughts on the subject, and you'll hear 'em on...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 50

Dave Steed moves on to the letter T this week, with the Talking Heads, Tesla and the hair metal transformation of Andy Taylor. ...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 1/14/11

Mixtape madness, honest voices, strangeness ensues!...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six Six Six: “Halloween 2010”

Open up you bags, 'cause this week's Mix Six is going to really dish out the musical treats!...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “The Other ’70s”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Quick!  Without looking at the list of artists below, what do you think of when you think of the ’70s? ...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 89

Bottom Feeders has reached the letter T, which means lots and lots of ... the Temptations?...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Shawn Colvin, “This Must Be the Place (Naive Melody)”

Pete’s Café and Bar is located on the corner of 4th and Main in the heart of downtown Los Angeles. It’s a trendy restaurant with...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 9/25/09

Feel that tension building in your neck, that stress in the spinal cord that feels just like a piece of rope with the twine extra-wrapped?...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Wilco, “Wilco (The Album)”

Wilco is back, with the appropriately titled Wilco (the album), and Ken Shane is here to tell you how it stacks up against the...

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Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: David Byrne @ Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn, 6/8/09

An overwhelming 27,000 people showed up to see David Byrne play a free show at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn on Monday night. The...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Doves, “Kingdom of Rust”

When I first heard that the new Doves album, Kingdom Of Rust, hearkened more toward their first album, Lost Souls (2000), than their most...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Talking Heads, 8/19/83-8/20/83

Talking Heads spent less time talking, more time singing and playing, so in that spirit I’m going to keep my introduction brief this...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Talking Heads, 8/5/83

It’s taken me a few weeks to find my way back to Bootleg City — I made an unscheduled stop in Layoff Land, an increasingly...

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Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Darn Floor Big Bite

Have you read the entertainment news today? Oh boy. A particularly dreadful tune is set to break some major records for sales, this...