Category: Features

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/22: Dean Martin Smokes His Way Through a Christmas Special

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/22: Dean Martin Smokes His Way Through a Christmas Special

Dean Martin had a TV show in the 60’s and today we’ve got a clip from his 1968 Christmas special for you. See him be the coolest guy that you’ve ever seen dance with two ladies dressed like Santa.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/21: A Very She & Him Christmas

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/21: A Very She & Him Christmas

Today’s selection brings us Zooey Deschanel’s folk band playing a song written by one of the Beach Boys.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/20: Dio Brings Metal to Christmas

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/20: Dio Brings Metal to Christmas

The metal legend, Dio, brings his operatic vocals to the Christmas classic, “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen.” Or “God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen” depending on who you ask.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Never Leave Me" / "Bring On The Night")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Never Leave Me” / “Bring On The Night”)

The Summers residence gets a lot more crowded and Buffy eases into a mentor role to train some new potential Slayers as the arc of Season Seven begins to take shape.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/19: The Best YouTube Comments on Wonderful Christmastime

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/19: The Best YouTube Comments on Wonderful Christmastime

Paul McCartney’s Wonderful Christmastime is a song that divides Christmas music lovers. I touch on that a bit, but then I read the comments and that is much more enjoyable.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/18: Seth MacFarlane’s Holiday for Swing

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/18: Seth MacFarlane’s Holiday for Swing

This year Seth MacFarlane released a Christmas album and it’s really good. Looking for proof? Today we’ve got his version of I’ll Be Home for Christmas for you.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/17: A Sufjan Stevens Christmas Original

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/17: A Sufjan Stevens Christmas Original

Sufjan Stevens has a lot of Christmas music in his catalog. Of course I pick the one about really depressing stuff.

CHIKARA Season 14 Exit Interview with Mike Quackenbush

CHIKARA Season 14 Exit Interview with Mike Quackenbush

Mike Quackenbush is the founder and current Director of Fun for CHIKARA Pro Wrestling. Today we’re talking to him about the company’s 14th season and the war with the Flood that ravaged the CHIKARA world.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/16: Donald Glover’s A Charlie Brown Christmas Remix

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/16: Donald Glover’s A Charlie Brown Christmas Remix

Back when Donald Glover used to make remix albums under the name mc DJ, he made a 15 minute long EP using the music of the Charlie Brown special.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/15: The Vince Guaraldi Trio

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/15: The Vince Guaraldi Trio

Today we take a look at one of the greatest and most memorable Christmas albums ever produced: A Charlie Brown Christmas by the Vince Guaraldi Trio.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/14: Holiday Heat

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/14: Holiday Heat

Get ready kids. It’s time for the Christmas classic (no, it’s not) by the Insane Clown Posse and the rest of Psychopathic Records; Holiday Heat.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/13: Lady Gaga and JGL

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/13: Lady Gaga and JGL

Lady Gaga once had a holiday spectacular that she hosted with the Muppets. She sang Baby It’s Cold Outside with Joseph Gordon Levitt on that special.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Conversations With Dead People" / "Sleeper")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Conversations With Dead People” / “Sleeper”)

The “Big Bad” reaches out to the Scooby Gang, while Spike’s side in the conflict remains a point of contention as Season Seven starts to build up some serious momentum.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/12: Reggie in Hollis

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/12: Reggie in Hollis

Reggie and the Full Effect brings us a cover of the Run-DMC holiday classic, Christmas in Hollis.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/11: A Colbert Christmas

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/11: A Colbert Christmas

Today’s songs (SONGS!!!) come to us from 2008’s A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All! Look inside for John Legend singing a song about nutmeg.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/10: My Chemical Christmas

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/10: My Chemical Christmas

All I Want For Christmas is You is one of the most successful and popular modern Christmas songs. It’s been covered many times and today’s selection is the cover by My Chemical Romance.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/9: The Night Santa Went Crazy

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/9: The Night Santa Went Crazy

Weird Al’s The Night Santa Went Crazy is an incredibly dark song about, as you would expect, the night that Santa went crazy. In this song the red and white is everywhere.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/8: Father Christmas

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/8: Father Christmas

Santa gets a beating in Father Christmas by the Kinks. Give the toys to the rich kids!

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/7: Muppet Weekend Part 2

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/7: Muppet Weekend Part 2

We’re back with part two of the Muppet Christmas weekend. This time we’ve got Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/6: Muppet Weekend Part 1

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/6: Muppet Weekend Part 1

John Denver and the Muppets perform the opening song of their Christmas album; the Twelve Days of Christmas.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Selfless" / "Him")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Selfless” / “Him”)

Anya atones for her sins and the female Scoobies have to deal with yet another love spell in these two lopsided Season Seven episodes.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/5: Don’t Shoot Me Santa

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/5: Don’t Shoot Me Santa

The Killers present a song about a vigilante Santa coming after a kid that killed his bullies. It’s so Christmas-y!

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/4: The Wall of Christmas Sound

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/4: The Wall of Christmas Sound

Darlene Love sang one of the greatest Christmas songs of all time when she worked with the wall of sound on A Christmas Gift to You from Phil Spector. Then an awful band decided to try to ruin that song.

“Spider-Verse” Works Way Better Than it Should

“Spider-Verse” Works Way Better Than it Should

Against all odds, Dan Slott and his cadre of creative cohorts have crafted a soon-to-be classic Spider-Man tale with some of the most unlikely ingredients.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/3: The White Stripes on the Candy Cane

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/3: The White Stripes on the Candy Cane

Today we’re listening to the very fittingly titled Candy Cane Children by the White Stripes.

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/2: All I Want for X-Mas is to Rock

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/2: All I Want for X-Mas is to Rock

It’s time for a very hair metal Christmas with a surprising lead singer. Today we present Sniper’s “All I Want for Christmas (is to Rock!)”

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/1: David Bowie and Bing Crosby

PoP! Christmas Music Countdown 12/1: David Bowie and Bing Crosby

For the 25 days of Christmas, PoP! will be bringing you a different song every day. Today’s selection brings David Bowie and Bing Crosby together for Peace on Earth/Little Drummer Boy.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Same Time, Same Place" / "Help")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Same Time, Same Place” / “Help”)

Willow returns and nearly gets eaten alive, and Buffy faces her first true test as a counselor at Sunnydale High.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Lessons" / "Beneath You")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Lessons” / “Beneath You”)

Sunnydale High is rebuilt, Buffy gets a new job, and Spike deals with his newfound humanity as the final season begins.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Two To Go" / "Grave")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Two To Go” / “Grave”)

Season Six ends with the Scoobies trying to stop “Dark Willow” and, wouldn’t you know it, save the world again.

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Seeing Red" / "Villains")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Seeing Red” / “Villains”)

The Scoobies lose a member and Willow suffers the mother of all relapses as Season Six keeps getting darker and darker.

Confirmed: Is Marvel Planning a Line-Wide Reboot?

Confirmed: Is Marvel Planning a Line-Wide Reboot?

After the clusterf*ck that was the New 52 reboot, would Marvel take such a gamble? DC still hasn’t completely recovered with many die hard fans.

Op/Ed: Some Thoughts on DC’s ‘Convergence’

Op/Ed: Some Thoughts on DC’s ‘Convergence’

DC announced their big Convergence event and Kelly Harrass has some thoughts. Get excited for the writer of White Collar to present DC’s latest weekly series!

It's New To Me - BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER ("Normal Again" / "Entropy")

It’s New To Me – BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (“Normal Again” / “Entropy”)

The Trio continue to play mind games with the Slayer and Anya finds solace from an unlikely source as the sixth season gets even more dire and gripping.

A Theory About Skye and Her Dad...

A Theory About Skye and Her Dad…

Looking at the clues, maybe Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s resident hacktivist is a tad… inhuman?