The 2014 Festival Forecast

written by: Matt Wink on April 10, 2014

When Aquarius-Gemini duo that is Antwan Patton and André Benjamin take the stage together for the first time in years… the festival season will officially be underway. Coachella kicks off a stretch of festivals that peaks in the summer months and gently fades out as the weather cools. The sad reality is, unless you’re super […]

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KISS To Release Sloan Tribute Album

written by: Craig Bechtel on April 1, 2014

Pop’stache has learned exclusively from anonymous sources that fresh on the heels of the band’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the band’s appearance on the cover of the new issue of Rolling Stone, KISS plan on releasing its first ever tribute album. While numerous people have recorded KISS covers and tributes (and […]

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Charles Bradley and His Extraordinaires reminds us what SOUL is!

written by: Mojdeh Stoakley on December 10, 2013

Charles Bradley may be old enough to be my father but he is certainly not the fatherly figure I’m looking for! Bradley’s performance was big enough to fill a stadium!  He is the former James Brown impersonator gone funk-filled star that some call the “Doctor of Love!”  He is all hip gyrations and bellowing soulful […]

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Happy Birthday, Darling

written by: Hannah Lorenz on November 10, 2013

All great mustaches start as stubble—even Dali had to start somewhere—and Pop ‘stache was just a slight five-o’-clock shadow in 2010, when it was created by a handful of art school students, but this Friday, November 8, 2013 Pop ‘stache turned three. Throughout the years, it has grown, and flourished, and jump started the careers […]

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BITCH steals the show at Hideout

written by: Mojdeh Stoakley on October 23, 2013

  It’s easy to think that festivals and arena shows are the only performances where the crowd is obviously giddy with anticipation to see a performer take the stage.  As a Chicago native I’ve become accustomed to a scene where fans that care a lot are extraordinarily mellow.  I’m guilty-as-charged.  I can be stoic with […]

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This Charming Charlie Blog Lives On

written by: Boris Hartl on October 8, 2013

Remember all the hubbub over the blog, “This Charming Charlie,” which pairs Smiths lyrics with Peanuts cartoons? Last month, Universal Music Publishing mailed out takedown notices to the blog owner, Lauren LoPrete.  After some legal stare downs and a public show of support from the Moz, the blog will live on. The Morrissey Fanzine, True […]

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