Posts from: Pop Matters

Who’s the Vainest of Them All?

When it comes to the mating habits of female rock singers, today's divas ain't got nothin' on Carly Simon. Taylor Swift may date and dump a dime-a-dozen variety of pop-boys simply to fuel her... Read More »

I’m a Believer…in Pop Power!

The year is 1967 and you're just out of high school. You're burning your draft card, experimenting with various herbs, and licking acid from blotter papers while listening to "Eight Miles High" and "Light... Read More »

The Heroine of Hang on Sloopy

"Hang on, Snoopy, Snoopy hang on." At least that's what I thought the band was singing until I bought that seminal 1965 single by The McCoys, and realized that Snoopy was actually Sloopy. But... Read More »