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The Friday Mixtape: 7/9/10 — White Label Madness!

It’s White Label Friday, kids! When I say dance, you best dance, muthafucka! Note: It should be said up front that most of these MP3s...

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White Label Wednesday: Simple Minds, “Speed Your Love to Me”

Simply put, those “U1” jokes about Simple Minds that Py Korry referred to in his most recent Mix Six installment began here....

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White Label Wednesday: The Rolling Stones, “Too Much Blood”

People are making a big deal out of Fatboy Slim and Soulwax doing remixes of tracks from the Rolling Stones’ back catalog, but this...

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White Label Wednesday: Robert Palmer, “You Are in My System”

  Or, the very first 12” mix I ever heard and saw with my own eyes. My sister brought it home with her from college one Christmas....

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White Label Friday: Warren Zevon, “Leave My Monkey Alone”

Los Angeles, September 1987. The director of A&R at Virgin Records rolls out of bed at three in the afternoon, his mind a fog after a...

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White Label Friday: Go West, “We Close Our Eyes”

No band wants their video legacy to trump their musical legacy, but in the case of Go West, chances are that when one of their songs comes...

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White Label Friday: The Firm, “Radioactive”

My club-friendly tendencies are clearly lost on the majority of Popdose’s AOR-loving rock hounds, so let’s shake things up...

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White Label Friday: Duran Duran, “Hold Back the Rain”

If you know me, then you know that I loves me some Duran Duran. Even when they make an album as unlistenable as Liberty, Pop Trash or Red...

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White Label Friday: Candy Flip, “Strawberry Fields Forever”

There is just no other way to say it: 1990 was an awful, awful year for music. The first #1 single of the year belonged to a certain...

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White Label Friday: Book of Love, “Modigliani (Lost in Your Eyes)”

Two weeks ago, Dead Milkmen tried to insult us by saying, “You’ll dance to anything by Book of Love.” Today, we...

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White Label Friday: Yes, “Rhythm of Love (Dance to the Rhythm Mix)”

The late ‘80s caused rock bands to do many a strange thing in order to maintain their broad appeal. There were three surefire ways to...

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White Label Friday: Severed Heads, “Big Car”

Popdose raids the Nettwerk vaults once again and unearths a dandy little electro-pop track from a band better known for making more, um,...