Tag: the Cure

Dizzy Heights, Music

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

Thursday needs to fire its publicist....

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #46: Never, Ever, Always, and Forever

Proof that there is always something good that can come from even the worst of things. ...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #43: It’s So Fresh! Popdose Flashback ’88 (Mostly) — The Beat Mix

Yes, I opened a 1988 beat mix with a song from 1987. ...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #36: Unpack Your Adjectives, Vol. I

Friends of Popdose are the best friends. They have good thoughts about things. ...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #705.6: “Patrick Stewart Wig Test #2”

METAL DAD: THE BOOK IS AVAILABLE NOW. COLLECTS YEARS 3 & 4! Click here. METAL DAD shirts! Click here to get yours....

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: Soda Club, Bloomfield Saturday Market, Pittsburgh, 6/3/17

The ascending Pittsburgh quartet Soda Club treated a hometown crowd to its lazy-Sunday brand of guitar-driven indie-pop on Saturday,...

Music, Popdose Exclusives, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Exclusive: Holden Laurence’s Electric Solo Debut, “Cover Me in Roses”

With the May 5th release of his jaw-droppingly stellar album, Wild Empty Promises, Holden Laurence joins an elite group of artists on my CD...

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #581.6, “Halloween V: The Cure of Frankenstein”

Welcome back to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s resident webcomic. Read a new one every Monday and Friday. METAL DAD: THE BOOK IS...

Music, Single Reviews

SINGLE REVIEW: Jenn Vix, “Eyes Roll Back”

This is excellent – and not in my usual line of musical vision.  Tuneful, haunting, melodic, catchy and reminiscent in the best...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: November 21, 2014

It's the Friday Five! Shuffle through five random tracks from your library and share it with the Popdose community....

Books, Legendary

Legendary: Chapter 14

Allison and her best friend, Gwen, go on a beer run....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: January 24, 2014

It's the Friday Five! Shuffle through five random tracks from your library and share it with the Popdose community....

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 16

A glimpse at the editing process for this column — stop that snickering, you at the back, this thing absolutely does get edited — as we...

The Vinyl Diaries

The Vinyl Diaries: R.E.M., “Automatic for the People”

Rob Smith reflects on R.E.M. in the latest "Vinyl Diaries."...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: August 10, 2012

It's Friday, and I'm in love! Join in this week's Friday Five and share in it....

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: June 29, 2012

What embarrassing tracks are lurking in your library? Hit shuffle and share with this week's Friday Five!...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: June 15, 2012

Because it's Friday and you have nothing better to do! Join in this week's Friday Five....

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 18

Robert Smith mingles with the Crooklyn Dodgers while Erin Cruise takes a moment to chat about her hit song. ...

Music, Popdose Flashback '92

Popdose Flashback ’92: The Beat Mix

David Medsker runs 1992 through the beat mix blender. ...

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Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Duncan Sheik

First he was "Barely Breathing," then he was "On A High," but having taken home a couple of Tonys, Duncan Sheik is now taking a trip back...

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 6/15/11

The Weeknight '80s Dance Party is back and this week, Kelly's gonna melt your faces off. ...

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 5/18/11

Throw some glitter in your hair, put a lot of make-up on your face and get ready to dance. If you need some eyeliner, Ricky Gervais will...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Demos”

Extra! Extra! It's a bunch of demos you thought were left in a closet somewhere to be forgotten. This week's Mix Six dusts them off just...

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Friday Night Videos!, Music

Friday Night Videos!: The Hits of 1992

In the ever-evolving column we call Friday Night Videos!, there’s always room for expansion. This week, with Thanksgiving vittles...

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Friday Night Videos!, Music

Friday Night Videos!: The Hits of 1989

If you’re holding your breath for the day MTV starts playing music videos again, let it go. It’s never going to happen, not while...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Cure, “Disintegration – Deluxe Edition”

This review, really, should be able to write itself. If you’re a fan of the Cure you don’t need to be sold on the merits of...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: The House of Love in Amsterdam, April ’90

The mayor’s office in Bootleg City was completely dark as I cracked open the door. “Thank God,” I thought to myself. I had...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Rain”

Ted Asregadoo offers a musical rain dance to the stingy Californian weather gods with a Mix Six featuring songs from R.E.M., Roxy Music,...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Spell It!”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE First off, let me say that “Y.M.C.A.” didn’t make the cut on this mix. Yeah, it’s a...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s — 2008 Recap

Today marks the final post of 2008 for Bottom Feeders. So instead of starting the letter G and then going on break, let’s take a look...