Tag: Twitter

Suburban Metal Dad, Webcomics

Suburban Metal Dad #537, “[Frak]ery 2”

Welcome back to Suburban Metal Dad, Popdose’s resident webcomic. Read a new one every Monday and Friday. METAL DAD merchandise is...

Neil Peart and Peter Criss


Neil Peart and Peter Criss, BFF

Wherein three Popdose staff members reveal previously unpublished correspondence between drumming legends Neil Peart and Peter Criss....

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz May Be Reading This!

On Friday, Bob Lefsetz sent out a piece called “Dealing with Hate.” Based on the title, I figured it was about how he lives with...

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Doesn’t Care About Batkid!

Last Friday, we learned of the story of Batkid, aka Miles Scott, a five-year old with leukemia who spent the day fighting crime in San...

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Declares Twitter Dead!

So this past weekend I was in Cleveland for the wedding of my dear friends and Popdose colleagues Matt Wardlaw and Annie Zaleski. It was so...

Basement Songs, Books, Music

Unabashed Self-Promotion: BASEMENT SONGS (the book) by Scott Malchus

Scott Malchus has released a book called BASEMENT SONGS. You may know what it's about....

Books, Kirkus Reviews

Popdose at Kirkus Reviews: “The Rogue: Searching for the Real Sarah Palin”

Joe McGinness' scandalous expose of Tea Party cheerleader Sarah Palin gives her a most unlikely gift. ...


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....


Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: The Damnwells’ Alex Dezen

Call it teamwork or synchronized stalking: Michael Parr and Matt Wardlaw grill Alex Dezen of The Damnwells about the band's new album No...


Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: David Mead

He’s never been a household name, but since releasing his debut album in 1999, David Mead has become a trusted source of beautiful...


Current Events, Sugar Water, Television

Sugar Water: $#*! You’ll Be Hearing on TV Soon

On May 12 the American Civil Liberties Union filed two free-speech lawsuits in Scranton, Pennsylvania, defending citizens who were charged...


Jesus of Cool, Music

Jesus of Cool: Don’t Believe “Don’t Believe the Hype Machine”

Is the raging debate over the quality, value, and legitimacy of "democratized" music journalism merely the death rattle of the old-line...


Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: The Word of the Lord (in 140 Characters or Less)

A recently published report by the Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life found that 26 percent of “millennials,” or young...


Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Promise Some Peace, Win a Prize!

President Barack Obama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, a decision that instantly created controversy. For one thing, Tina...


Current Events, Music, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Off the Record, I’m a Liar

When things are said off the record in the world of politics, they should stay off the record. Unless I need something to write about, of...



Screw TV on the Radio — Who’s Ready for Popdose on the Radio?

Popdose is pleased to announce the first in a series of weekly appearances on Overnight America with Jon Grayson. Read more inside!...


Film, The Bigger Picture

The Bigger Picture: Film and the Age of Facebook

We live in a self-absorbed culture. Everything we do is shared through blogs, status updates, and tweets. Now that people have the Internet...


Current Events, Numberscruncher

Numberscruncher: Perfectly Imperfect Information

Eugene Fama is the Susan Lucci of the Nobel Prize world. He not only developed the Efficient Markets Hypothesis, which sits beneath almost...


Film, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Interview: The Man Behind Green Lantern’s (Fan-Made) Power Ring

An incredible-looking fan-made trailer for Warner Bros.' upcoming Green Lantern adaptation has had the Web all aflutter recently --...


Bootleg City, Film, Music

Bootleg City: David Bowie in Baton Rouge, April ’78 (Pt. 2)

Late last summer a DVD of August, which features David Bowie in a cameo, showed up at the office where I used to work. If you haven’t...


Music, SXSW '09

SXSW ’09: Off to Austin

As I write this, I’m sitting at the gate at Newark Liberty Airport, waiting for my flight to Austin. The ungodly hour is 6:20 a.m. As...


Music, Unsolicited Career Advice

Unsolicited Career Advice for… Tupac Shakur

Hip-hop music is not typically Uncle Donnie’s thing, nor is hip-hop slang, nor hip-hop fashion. Basically, Uncle Donnie doesn’t...



Popdose on Twitter

We are pleased to announce that we have acceded to modern technology and established ourselves a presence on Twitter. If you would like to...