Tag: Thomas Dolby

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #50: Heat Beneath Your Winter — Dreams, Vol. I

The idea came, as a lot of my ideas do, from a Duran Duran song. Do I have enough songs to do a full show about dreams? As I quickly...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #27: Shouting at Windmills

Thomas Dolby is one of the few people to have enough money to have Oprah killed. Not that he would. ...

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Most Awesome ’80s New Wave Comebacks Ever

Ready for an excellent adventure? Fire up the Delorean, pad your shoulders, grab a turbo dog and bag of corn nuts, we’re about to...

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 13

Here’s where we start digging into Disc 4 of the seven-disc box set Like, Omigod! The ’80s Pop Culture Box (Totally)....

Music

Confessions of a Steampunk Siren: Jody Ellen of Abney Park

If you believe the legends, mad scientists, aviators, steamship captains and brave warriors have been adventuring between the past, present...

TalkFine

CD Reviews, Music

Album Review: TalkFine, “Lesser Known Hits”

Brooklyn synth pop duo TalkFine revel in the comic absurdity of urban awkwardness on their new album, Lesser Known Hits....

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Music

2011 Outlook: Thomas Dolby, the Raveonettes, and More

More music news from Popdose, including Thomas Dolby, Greg Dulli's Twilight Singers, and Queens of Dogtown, from the Showtime series...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/29/10 — Fiendishly Yours

This week, The Friday Mixtape has been specially super-sized in order to provide you with 31 fiendishly good songs to keep you grim and...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 14

It’s the last week for the letter D, as we take a look at more tracks that hit the Rock charts but failed to cross over to the...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/2/09

The important thing to remember is that I didn’t set out to make this mix as it is. The initial concept was to pull out the box of...

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Music, Pop Goes the World

Pop Goes the World: Thomas Dolby, “Eastern Bloc”

Our Lord Jefito surely has a dozen stories on Giant Records and the litany of mistakes they made as a company – he seems to have at...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 26

One of the things I just love doing that doesn’t happen much anymore is laying on the couch, in the dark, listening to an album. As...

Music, Why You Should Like...

Why You Should Like… Thomas Dolby

Ah, Thomas Dolby. No, please don’t instantly yell “SCIENCE!” Yes, he’s primarily pigeonholed as a one-hit wonder,...