Tag: XTC

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Beatlesque”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Call this mix the postscript of Beatles Week at Popdose … a postscript that’s a couple of weeks...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: “Hey, Hey, Julie!” … A Mixtape

Two years ago, when I was working on this column’s debut, I wrote about Bruce Springsteen’s “Book of Dreams” and...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: The Duckworth Lewis Method, “The Duckworth Lewis Method”

Two of pop’s most studious classicists, Neil Hannon (The Divine Comedy) and Thomas Walsh (Pugwash), converge on what could only be...

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Lost in the '90s, Music

Lost in the ’90s: Sam Phillips

In 1988, Leslie Phillips turned her back on a successful career as a Christian Contemporary artist, changed her performing moniker to...

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Meta, Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Andy Partridge

You submitted your questions for former XTC member Andy Partridge, and he answered them (well, most of them, anyway) during his Popdose...

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Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Spell It!”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE First off, let me say that “Y.M.C.A.” didn’t make the cut on this mix. Yeah, it’s a...

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Music, Popdose Interviews

Who’s Got a Question for Andy Partridge, Then?

Will Harris has lined up a Popdose Interview with pop songwriter extraordinaire and ex-XTC member Andy Partridge. Got any questions for Mr....

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Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Fake Deux!

No time for love, Dr. Jones. The fakes await! As I mentioned last week, this post is devoted to the cinematic musical alter egos (and some...

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Mope Like Me, Music

Mope Like Me: One Final Mix Tape

This will be the last Mope Like Me column. In truth, I didn’t think I would be saying this, at least not this soon after launching...

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Popdose

Vinyl Record Day: Porcupine Tree, “Lightbulb Sun”

Porcupine Tree has been, for well on a decade now, a cult favorite trying to simply be a favorite, but there has been a problem in making...

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Hooks 'N' You, Music, Popdose Interviews

Hooks ‘N’ You: Dogs Die In Hot Cars, “Please Describe Yourself”

If there’s anything more deadly to a band’s career in the States than being pegged (however briefly) as the next big thing in...

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Music

Hall of Fame Week: Todd Rundgren

“All the lies, all the truth, all the things that I offer you / All the sights, all the sounds, all the times that you turned me down...

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Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs: Tim Smith and Michael Quercio

Tim Smith (ex-Jellyfish, current member of Sheryl Crow’s band) 1. The Beatles, Rubber Soul My favorite period for the band, as they...

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Chartburn, Music

Chartburn: 7/27/07

Mainstream Rock: Sammy Hagar and the Waboritas, “Mas Tequila” (1999) Will: Where to start with this? Well, how about that Gary...