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2010 Stories by Mark Schectman

Archives: 2011 | 2010
  • Katie Carroll

    published October 28, 2010

    This year has seen its fair share of fantastic releases from local female acts. Sarah Jaffe has received national attention (and numerous... More >>

  • Pale Horse

    published October 28, 2010

    With the recent breakups of area favorites Dove Hunter and Bridges & Blinking Lights, the local music scene has suddenly become lacking in the... More >>

  • Sleeperstar

    published July 15, 2010

    Arguably, pop songs exist because of summer. Maybe it's the hot weather and lack of clothing. So it's probably no coincidence that... More >>

  • Phantom Caste

    published July 15, 2010

    Maybe there's something in the water out in Fort Worth? Tough to say, but the Fort sure seems to be cranking out more than its share of indie... More >>

  • THE 1969s

    published July 1, 2010

    Before listening to the first downbeat, one could probably presume from name alone that The 1969s are deeply rooted in retro sounds. This is... More >>

  • Sherilyn Segrest

    published June 17, 2010

    The name might not sound familiar, but her voice might ring a bell. After providing vocals and keyboard for the critically acclaimed Deadman... More >>

  • The Orbans

    published June 17, 2010

    Many bands struggle with the task of writing a good hook. You know, that one part in the chorus that gets stuck in your head and refuses to... More >>

  • Intake

    published May 20, 2010

    On their debut full-length, Dallas band Intake wear their influences on their collective sleeve—be they Muse, Mutemath or even the Latin... More >>


    published April 15, 2010

    There can never be enough catchy pop-punk songs about relationships sung by guys in tight pants. Or so goes the assumption made by Fort Worth's... More >>

  • The Timeline Post

    published March 11, 2010

    These are tough times. We're in the midst of a financial crisis. Our futures are uncertain. Denton's The Timeline Post knows this, and its... More >>

  • Descender

    published February 11, 2010

    For a good part of the '90s and into the early '00s, Doosu was all over the Deep Ellum local music scene. Those who spent their nights... More >>

Archives: 2011 | 2010