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2001 Stories by Zac Crain

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  • Heart to Heart

    published December 27, 2001

    In a perfect world, the club would have been full of fans. There would have been a line out the door, snaking into the street. The first notes... More >>

  • Rumor Mill

    published December 27, 2001

    Recently, there have been scattered reports that the Old 97's were splitting up, after an eight-year run of fight songs and satellite... More >>

  • Not Just Yet

    published December 20, 2001

    It's the holiday season (Christmas, Hanukkah, Festivus, what have you), so things are starting to slow down a bit in the D-D-FW area. We've... More >>

  • Now's the Time

    published December 13, 2001

    Earlier this year, a group of electronic musicians in Denton staged a coup of Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios' open-mike nights, arriving early... More >>

  • From the Trenches

    published December 6, 2001

    A couple of weeks ago (Scene, Heard, November 22) we told you about the recent... More >>

  • Greatest Hits

    published November 29, 2001

    Regina Chellew is sitting in Tami Thomsen's office at Last Beat Records on Commerce Street, talking about her new album. It is her solo debut,... More >>

  • Mission Accomplished

    published November 29, 2001

    It's too early to tell what effect, if any, the recent North Texas New Music Festival will have on the fortunes of local bands, but... More >>

  • Too Much of a Good Thing

    published November 22, 2001

    The last time we were at Dan's Bar in Denton, we were sharing a table and a few beers with Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios owner Josh Baish... More >>

  • American Beauty

    published November 22, 2001

    You've heard the story so often, it may as well have happened to you. And maybe it did. Young band, barely out of high school, gets signed to a... More >>

  • Forgot About D.O.C.

    published November 8, 2001

    From his seventh-floor loft office just south of downtown, The D.O.C. can see his grandmother's house in West Dallas, just behind the Lew Sterrett... More >>

  • Totally Hits

    published November 8, 2001

    The hits keep on coming. Well, depending on your definition of hits. Pleasant Grove is set to release its new album, Auscultation of... More >>

  • Tiny Bombs

    published November 1, 2001

    When you're in a band, living and playing in a college town has one big benefit: Every four years or so, a new crop of students, 18-year-old kids... More >>

  • Consider This…

    published November 1, 2001

    If you'll bear with us for a moment, we have a hypothetical we'd like to share. Say a small, no-name label in the Los Angeles suburbs enters... More >>

  • Double Shift

    published October 25, 2001

    If Jenny Toomey were like most musicians, she would only talk about her new album, what it was like to make it, what the songs are about, that... More >>

  • Scene, Heard

    published October 25, 2001

    Nate Fowler used to be our neighbor, back when we both lived at the Turtle Dove Apartments on Matilda and McCommas. This was a couple of... More >>

  • Are They It?

    published October 18, 2001

    The first thing you don't need to know about The Strokes is that they are handsome. All five of them--singer Julian Casablancas, guitarists... More >>

  • Sing Sing Sing

    published October 18, 2001

    Travis bassist Dougie Payne is in Detroit. Or rather, the tour bus he's on with his bandmates--singer-guitarist Fran Healy, guitarist Andy... More >>

  • Scene, Heard

    published October 18, 2001

    The album's worth of songs that The Filthy Reds recorded at home on a computer is worth it just for the song titles alone: "On the Road... More >>

  • Soul Alone

    published October 11, 2001

    The woman sitting comfortably in the uncomfortable chair doesn't have to do anything; she dresses up the office just by being in it.... More >>

  • Scene, Heard

    published October 11, 2001

    It's hard enough to pull off something like the upcoming Deep Relief benefit with months of planning, yet somehow, Deep Ellum's club owners... More >>

  • The Who?

    published October 4, 2001

    Five people were scattered inside Club Clearview, maybe 10. A dozen tops. Whatever the number, it wasn't enough people to qualify as an... More >>

  • Scene, Heard

    published October 4, 2001

    When Wilco performed at the Gypsy Tea Room on September 21, Jeff Tweedy stopped between songs to thank everyone for coming out and making... More >>

  • Scene, Heard

    published September 27, 2001

    In the wake of September 11's terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in New York and the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., many may feel as... More >>

  • Sunken Treasure

    published September 20, 2001

    I've had the best album of 2001 in my hands for about a month now, and every day since then, it's been in whatever CD player I happen to be... More >>

  • Scene, Heard

    published September 20, 2001

    Jamal Mohamed was born in Lebanon, but he is an American. "I love the Beatles. I played rock and roll. I mean, I did everything... More >>

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