Tag: Yo La Tengo

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Tortoise, “The Catastrophist”

Tortoise’s The Catastrophist, the mighty Chicago jazz-rock outfit’s first record in seven long years, will leave longtime...

Music, News, Popdose

Maxwell’s Last Dance – The Finale, July 31st, 2013

So it came to pass that Maxwell’s in Hoboken closed on July 31st. This was difficult for me to digest, even after ample time had gone...

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: William DeVaughn, “Be Thankful For What You Got”

In 1974 William DeVaughn laid a massive slab of inspiration on the world...


Yo La Tengo Fade: Album Review

Indie rock legends Yo La Tengo are back with a new album, "Fade." Dennis takes a listen-should you?...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: August 24, 2012

It’s Friday, time to drop the needle on the record and shuffle away to the weekend....

Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Big Day Coming – Yo La Tengo and the Rise of Indie Rock

As a rock snot, music writer, and Young White Male, you’re kind of supposed to already know everything there is to know about Yo La...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: 10/15/10

The Popdose staff curates this mix to be a companion through the headlong rush to the winter solstice....


Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: XPoNential Music Festival, Part One

It was a sweltering hot July weekend when beloved Philadelphia radio station WXPN brought the 10th annual XPoNential Music Festival across...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Various Artists, “Dark Was the Night” and “War Child Presents Heroes”

It’s no secret that tribute albums and charity compilations can be hit-or-miss affairs at best. In the case of the latter, all you...


Motion Picture Soundtrack

Motion Picture Soundtrack: “Pablo and Andrea”

Recently I’ve been gnawing away at Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World Revisited, a series of ruminations on the state of modern...