A Pop Life (Erwin Barendregt)

Author's details

Name: Erwin Barendregt
Date registered: 08/23/2016

Biography

Erwin Barendregt, owner of A Pop Life (.nl) blog. Subtitle My life with music show the reason behind blog-subjects. Personal stories and preferences are the main subject for the posts and reviews on this blog. Erwin is a passionate musiclover and can frequently be found in concert venues in Holland, and is a person who lacks the stamina/talent to be a musician himself :-).

Latest posts

  1. Neil Young – Comes A Time — 10/21/2018
  2. The Waterboys say farewell to ‘the big music’: Fisherman’s Blues! — 10/17/2018
  3. Herbie Hancock – Head Hunters — 10/13/2018
  4. Mazzy Star – So Tonight That I Might See — 10/05/2018
  5. Outkast – Aquemini — 09/29/2018

Most commented posts

  1. Lovesexy: Prince’s crowning achievement — 36 comments
  2. Prince and the name change — 12 comments

Author's posts listings

Oct 21 2016

The best 12-inches

The medium 12-inch or maxi-single became hugely popular during the 1980’s. It created some beautiful music. A (small) inventory.

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Oct 13 2016

Prince Tribute Day – State of Minnesota Proclamation

Prince Tribute Day – State of Minnesota Proclamation

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Oct 13 2016

Prince Day – City Of St. Paul Proclamation

City of St. Paul Proclamation: October 13th, 2016: Prince Day!

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Oct 13 2016

Prince Day – City Of Minneapolis Proclamation

City Of Minneapolis Proclamation: October 13th, 2016: Prince Day!

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Oct 09 2016

Dead Kennedys

Dead Kennedys:live at the Melkweg soon and In God We Trust, Inc. turns 35 years old. A tribute to the American punk band.

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Sep 20 2016

Queen: my very first music love

Queen? Really? Yes, really. Queen is the first music that genuinely felt mine. Loved the music, image, everything! Up until Jazz/Live Killers.

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Sep 09 2016

Guilty pleasures

Guilty pleasures: a strange and peculiar phenomenon. Why the need measure and compare your musical taste to others think? However, the temptation is too big, even for me: a top 10…

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Aug 24 2016

Paisley Park Museum – City Of Chanhassen

Paisley Park Museum – City Of Chanhassen

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Aug 18 2016

30 years ago, the best show I ever witnessed

1986 was an important year. I turned 20 years old, moved to Amsterdam into a (spaceous) flat. I bought my first cd-player and on August 18th I went to a concert that would resound for years to come: Prince & The Revolution at Ahoy Rotterdam.

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Jul 29 2016

Frank Zappa’s Joe’s Garage still up to date

How an album from 1979 unfortunately sadly gains actuality. Via the Iranian revolution to the current day and time.

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Jul 08 2016

The greatest albumcovers

The greatest albumcovers, plus covers selected by visitors. Nice viewing!

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Jun 30 2016

Prince concert index

Prince concert index: all Prince shows I witnessed in one list!

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Jun 22 2016

Prince, the closing

The closing of my Prince tribute. What is the best? What is het worst? An analysis.

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Jun 07 2016

Prince Day – State of Minnesota Proclamation

State of Minnesota Proclamation: June 7th, 2016: Prince Day!

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May 14 2016

Prince satellites, top 10

Prince’s muse was so enormous; he didn’t just release his music using his own name, but also used multiple pseudonyms. He also gave away a lot. A selection.

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