Howard Tate teamed up with the legendary Jerry Ragovoy for a string of ’60s hits
Popdose hosts the exclusive premiere of the new video from Rick Barry
Superstars, secret stars, rising stars, and a ghost from the past hovering over it all.
The legendary sessions finally get a complete release
The Staple Singers let go of the past on this 1975 classic
Amy Helm and her first-rate band had a big night in Fall River
The final official night of all the South by Southwest (SXSW) lunacy in Austin sparkled with stars that seemingly tumbled in from nowhere. All at once, and roughly about the…
Newport Folk Festival 2012 was highly anticipated, and did not disappoint.
A word regarding Adam Yauch; probably the first of many.
The Popdose Podcast pays tribute to the late Levon Helm.
Chuck Willis died while at the top of his game, but he left behind some classic records.
Ken Shane pays tribute to the great Levon Helm.
Howard Tate died on Saturday. After making stunning records with Jerry Ragavoy in the ’60s, he spent years in the wilderness before making a triumphant comeback
We couldn’t talk about Mick Jagger without talking of his dark twin, soulmate and nemesis … wait a minute, we’ve done this before, haven’t we? Still, maybe the comparison is…
“I’m on the 90-year-plan,” Garland Jeffreys cracks. When you’re helping to raise a 15-year-old daughter and your first album in 13 years is hitting the market this week, there’s a…
You have no idea what you’re missing. That’s what Judd Marcello’s here for. He says Levon Helm’s Midnight Ramble is a rare musical experience you must not miss.
We’re counting down our Top 50 favorite rhythm sections of all time! See who made the list as we look at numbers 35 through 21.
If anything, the final day of the 2010 Newport Folk Festival was even more beautiful than the day before, and Newport Harbor was at the height of its midsummer glory….
M.P. Costello enjoyed the 2010 Mountain Jam over the weekend — without even leaving his home.
The second season of Spectacle: Elvis Costello With … is upon us. Year two of the acclaimed Sundance Channel music series debuted last week with Elvis welcoming Bono and The…
Ken Shane has re-emerged from those dusty crates again, and this time he’s carrying a rock and roll classic: the Band’s Music From Big Pink.
As you may recall, last week I wrote about a very fine Black Crowes show that took place at the Stone Pony in Asbury Park. The show was part of…
With the first six months of 2009 on the books, the Popdose staff has once again huddled up, made a list of its favorite albums of the year (so far), and laid ’em all out for you (with mp3s!).
In the late 1990s, Levon Helm was diagnosed with throat cancer. The radiation treatments reduced his once powerful voice to a mere rasp. Unable to make any money touring or…
Robbie Robertson’s recorded output with his legendary band — that is, The Band — and his solo career would seem like different beasts on the surface. While The Band was…
Various Artists – Largo (1998) purchase this album Before telling you how much I love this album, and how I’ve hung onto it since stumbling across it in a used…