Tag: Triumph

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Rik Emmett & RESolution9, “RES9”

It didn't go as expected....

Music, Popdose Exclusives

Popdose Exclusive Song Premiere: The Lipstick Junkies, “Build Me a Box”

If the Lipstick Junkies new song, ‘Build Me a Box’, gets stuck in your head for days, don’t blame me. Blame Canada! Blame...

EhOR, Music

EhOR: Triumph’s Radio-Friendly Hard Rock Filled Arenas

Editor’s note: In this installment of EhOr, Jay Kumar looks back at Canadian power trio Triumph, who used a combination of hard rock and...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 53

Dave Steed finishes up the letter T this week, celebrating the birthday of Bob Dylan with some Wilbury magic. ...


Death by Power Ballad, Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Nazareth, “Love Hurts”

When Scottish cock rockers Nazareth slowed things down to play "Love Hurts," the whole world slowed with them. Rob Smith pays tribute in...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Triumph, “Greatest Hits Remixed”

Back in the ’80s, I don’t think I could have given you the name of five songs by Triumph, and perhaps, not even one song by the...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 93

We’re finishing up the letter T this week as we take a look at some more great — and shitty — songs from the ’80s...


Music, Ticket Stub

Ticket Stub: Chilliwack in Bermuda, March ’83

Alright, let me get something off my chest right away:  I’m lying when I tell you that this show took place in Bermuda. The truth...


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...


Music, Power Ballads

Death by Power Ballad: Triumph, “Let the Light (Shine on Me)”

Triumph was an arena rock staple in the late ’70s and through much of the ’80s, particularly in their native Canada, where they...


Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Triumph, “Fight the Good Fight”

In the world of Canadian major-league rock and roll, if Rush are the Toronto Blue Jays and April Wine are the single ‘A’...