Tag: The dB’s

Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Chris Stamey, “A Spy in the House of Loud: New York Songs and Stories”

It goes without saying Chris Stamey is one of my favorite songwriters/musicians.  Having fallen under the spell of The dB’s from...

Music, Music Videos

POPDOSE VIDEO OF THE WEEK: PETER HOLSAPPLE, “Don’t Mention The War”

This is an amazing moment; a new single from one of our greatest songwriters/musicians/singers.  A heartbreakingly powerful track and...

Music, News

Music News: Bar/None Records — It Was 30 Years Ago Today (Honestly!)

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the newly opened Bar/None Records labels shipping its first release, catalogue number AHAON 001. This...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music, Popdose

ALBUM REVIEW: BRETT HARRIS, “Up In The Air”

Confessedly, I’ve been a fan of Brett Harris’ since I first saw him perform at the Big Star Third concert in Central Park, New...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: “Ork Records: New York, New York”

Ork Records: New York, New York is the vital compilation of all the output from the legendary New York City label of the late...

Album Reviews, Music

ALBUM REVIEW: Continental Drifters, “Drifted: In The Beginning & Beyond”

There are some bands that everyone should know, be aware of, embrace and revere.  The Continental Drifters are one of those...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music

ALBUM REVIEW: Chris Stamey, “Euphoria”

What can be said about the work of Chris Stamey that hasn’t already been said?  The brilliance and precision of his writing and...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music

Cycles Per Second: A Look At The dB’s “Repercussion”

If there’s one album that I can automatically point to/at which helped me – helped to shape me as a songwriter and start to...

EP Reviews, Music

EP Review: Brett Harris, “Mr. Sunshine”

It’s simple:  Brett Harris is Durham, North Carolina’s best kept secret that’s not so secret anymore.  A gifted...

Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Big Star’s “Third,” Park West, Chicago, 6/28/13

A review of the tribute to Big Star's "Third" album at Chicago's Park West...

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Chris Stamey

Chris Stamey is the embodiment of the “thinking person’s musician”. His career is epic and storied: first as a member of...

Album Reviews, Music, Popdose

Album Review: Chris Stamey, “Lovesick Blues”

I’m not sure why – I can’t put my finger on it, but this is a special album. Released during the long and sometimes...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 12/24/10 (Medskermas)

Merry Christmas, Popdose Nation. God knows you’ve earned this. AC/DC – Mistress For Christmas Band Aid – Do They Know...

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Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Big Star, “Radio City”

You get what you deserve, Big Star fans, so here are the rest of the tracks from the 2000 bootleg “What’s Goin’...