Tag: The Replacements

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #40: I Know That Dude — Songs About Famous People

In which I get absolutely owned by my Facebook friends, and an idea is born... *maniacal laugh*...

The Suburbs

A Fan's Notes, Music, Popdose Exclusives, Video Premieres

A Fan’s Notes: The Suburbs, “Je Suis Strange” (Exclusive Video Premiere)

Popdose hosts the exclusive video premiere of "Je Suis Strange" by the legendary Suburbs....

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Peter Searcy, “Leave It All Out There”

Sometimes, you want to listen to a straight-forward rock record about broken relationships. And, with Leave It All Out There,...

Music, Popdose Profiles

Popdose Profile: Chuck Mosley — It’s a Dirty Job, But Someone’s Gotta Do It

Regarding Chuck Mosley, the voice of Faith No More's "We Care A Lot" and "Introduce Yourself." ...

Notable books of 2016

A Fan's Notes, Books, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Notable Music Books of 2016

2016 was a bad year for musicians, but a good year for music books...


Popdose Oral History: “Papas Fritas” (1995)

The three members of Papas Fritas — Shivika Asthana, Keith Gendel, and Tony Goddess — discuss the creation of their self-titled debut...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: August 21, 2015

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

Music, New Artists

New Artists: Pasadena ’68 Comes Out Swinging

This past week I was messaging back and forth with one of our avid readers, Benjamin, about the dearth of good power pop bands in my...

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...

Books, Legendary

Legendary: Chapter 34

The final chapter of Legendary features a drive through town, a trip to the grocery store, and a perfect ending to a long and crazy day....

Concert Reviews, Music

Concert Review: The Replacements, Riot Fest, Chicago, 9/15/13

If the Replacements had played every concert as well as they did on Sunday night at Riot Fest in Chicago’s Humboldt Park, they would...

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...


Popblerd’s New Release Report: 3/5/2013

A little smooth soul, a little indie rock, and a little angst-this week's crop of new releases has it all!...


Discography Fever: The Replacements

Many of us here at Popblerd are big fans of Prince. Undeniably, the Purple One reigns as the most recognizable Minneapolis musician of...

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Don DiLego, “Western And Atlantic”

Don DiLego's first album in five years, the Western And Atlantic EP, is an excellent return to form....

Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: Broken Axl

Axl Rose sent a (no) thank you card to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and the Popdose staff couldn't help but analyze it....

Podcast, Songs of Freedom

Songs of Freedom: Episode Three

Episode 3 focuses on MTV: the role of politics in its history and programming, and the politically motivated artists who've been a part of...

Contests, News

Popdose Contest: Win A Copy Of “B-Sides And Broken Hearts”

Win a copy of Caryn Rose's debut novel, "B-Sides and Broken Hearts" from Popdose!...


Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Wants to Know Where His French Fries Come From!

In which Bob Lefsetz tries to turn Five Guys' success into a metaphor for the music industry and fails miserably....


Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: Penultimate Songs

We're such geeks that we even think about albums with great second-to-last songs....


Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Papas Fritas

The Boston-area band released only three albums before breaking up in 2000, but have reunited for a series of shows in Europe. Robert Cass...


Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: Color Me Obsessed

A new documentary chronicles the career of the legendary 80s punk-pop band, The Replacements....


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 42

Was Michael Stipe bat-shit crazy back in the '80s too? Did REO Speedwagon have any balls at all? Debate these and other topics as we look...


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...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Popdose Holiday Mixtape 2010

Last Christmas, we gave you our heart, but you were too busy doing real stuff. Hey, it’s perfectly understandable. We launched a...


Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 15

In a world filled with awkward family holiday reunions, three men gather to remind you that it could be worse: you could be a Brady or...


Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Bobby Lewis, “Tossin’ and Turnin'”

This week I bring you another one of those classic soul songs that I just couldn’t stop listening to back in the day. I played the 45...


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Alex Chilton (1950-2010)

Alex Chilton was the king of rock 'n' roll. The king of rock 'n' roll is dead. Long live the king....


Infinite Play

Infinite Play: Big Star, “September Gurls”

In his latest Infinite Play column, Dave Lifton takes a look at "September Gurls," the power pop masterpiece by the late, great Alex...



Alex Chilton Remembered

When Alex Chilton died, it left a gaping hole in the hearts of music fans everywhere. The Popdose staff remembers Chilton's life, music,...