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. Funkadelic – One Nation Under A Groove — 09/22/2018
  2. Kiss solo albums: Ace Frehley — 09/18/2018
  3. 30 years ago, the most special show I ever witnessed — 09/09/2018
  4. Tom Waits – Swordfishtrombones — 09/03/2018
  5. Aswad – Live And Direct — 08/28/2018

Most commented posts

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

Author's posts listings

Jan 01 2017

Closing of 2016

Closing of 2016. What was good? What wasn´t? What were the main events? Which stories were the favorites? A look back at a year, that got off to a very good start.

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Dec 26 2016

George Michael – Listen Without Prejudice Vol. 1

George Michael’s Listen Without Prejudice is het highlight in man’s body of work: a beautiful album with great songs that showed that Michael was to be taken seriously: a tribute.

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Dec 15 2016

D’Angelo – Black Messiah

D’Angelo’s Black Messiah was suddenly released two years ago. After 15 years of waiting finally a successor to the genius Voodoo! Could D’Angelo fulfill the sky-high expectations?

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Dec 10 2016

The best debut albums

The best debut albums of all times. Making your debut with a world renowned album is rare. But is it a curse or a blessing?

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Dec 05 2016

The evening of Sinterklaas Day 1976 & ABBA’s Dancing Queen

The evening of Sinterklaas Day 1976 and the embarrassing events before. Also a tribute to ABBA’s fantastic song (and single) Dancing Queen!

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Nov 30 2016

Dedicated To Mama

Dedicated to mama, 4 years after her unexpected passing: Roxy Music’s Psalm.

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Nov 25 2016

Strongest & best-known band & artist logos

Music and branding go together, more and more. Logos are a part of that. An inventory of the strongest & best known band & artist logos.

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Nov 19 2016

Prince – Emancipation

With the release of Emancipation Prince celebrated his liberation from his contract with Warner Bros. It became a 3 hour-long, 36 song album, divided by 3-discs. 20 years ago today. A look back.

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Nov 05 2016

Lone Justice, an introduction to Maria McKee

Lone Justice: How two albums and a great Pinkpop show can lead to a lifelong fascination with everything Maria McKee does.

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Oct 28 2016

Paisley Park Day – City Of Chanhassen Proclamation

Paisley Park Day – City Of Chanhassen Proclamation

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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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