Tag: The Grateful Dead

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Elephant Rifle

Let me call it early: anybody who’s anybody who considers themselves a devotee of punk rock will consider Hunk, the recently announced...

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 8: Steve Poltz

Longtime Popdose favorite Steve Poltz spent some time with us on the podcast to talk about his current tour with Grant-Lee Phillips, his...

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1983: The Tubes, “Outside/Inside”

Put on your penis-shaped suit, it's The Tubes....

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: “Woodstock”

Years ago, I worked at a radio station in small-town Illinois. An on-air discussion about Woodstock prompted one of the sales reps to...

Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: The Motet, the Independent, San Francisco, 12/15/12

Just before Christmas, the Motet lit up a little pocket of San Francisco, bringing a much-needed boost of merriment to a holiday season...

Soundtrack Saturday, Television

Soundtrack Saturday Rewind: “My So-Called Life”

This week, Kelly Stitzel revisits the one -- and only -- TV edition of Soundtrack Saturday, which featured one of the best shows about teen...

Consumerism, Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: Over-merchandised Artists

From chicken to coffee and Jimmy Buffett to Ryan Tedder, the Popdose staff recounts those musicians whose merchandising presences are...


Contests, Music

Popdose Giveaway: Win A Whole Lotta Grateful Dead SWAG

So have you heard about that killer Europe ’72 box set that’s coming out later this year from The Grateful Dead?  22 Shows...


Music, Podcast, The Matt 'N' Jeff Radio Hour

Podcast: The Matt ‘N’ Jeff Radio Hour – Episode 1

Matt Wardlaw and Jeff Giles launch a brand new podcast with 35 minutes of Bruce Hornsby worship as they discuss Hornsby's new live album....


Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Have You Had a Skin Orgasm Lately?

Music-derived chills, or "skin orgasms," are experienced by certain personality types, especially during the holidays. Robert Cass goes up...


Music, Rock Court

Rock Court, Small Claims Division: The Grateful Dead v. Fleetwood Mac

All rise. The rules of this courtroom are simple. You will be presented with two songs, one by the plaintiff and one by the defendant. It...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, “The Live Anthology” (Deluxe Edition)

On a warm evening at the end of June of 1981, the dimly lit stage at the Los Angeles Forum illuminated to reveal a musical band of...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Rolling Stones, “Get Yer Ya-Ya’s Out” 40th Anniversary Edition

Just when you start to think that Rhino is the only company that knows how to do the box set thing, along comes ABKCO Records with their...