Not sure if it's possible to be reading this right now and still be unaware of the biggest show coming to town this weekend. Saturday in Deep Ellum, we will kick off the Dallas Observer Music Awards festivities with the most kickass showcase we've ever put on. Aside from over 40 of the area's top ... More >>
The Boom Boom Box (Self-released)
Saturday, August 16, at The Double Wide
Eleven years ago -- Christ, how time so does not fly -- I got up early on a frigid February morning to watch Chuck Norris chase a bad guy around Trees, while a bunch of faux clubgoers moshed silently to the tunes of Baboon. Here's the original story about the filming of that particularly brilliant e ... More >>
You won't find any Justin Timberlake on this list, as we check the top albums for those who like it weird, noisy and experimental
Thursday, January 26, at the Cavern
A Bum Note and a Bead of Sweat (Last Beat)
After six years, The Toadies' new album is finally finished, and it's good. So why isn't it out yet?
Will this year's best local records survive the millennium?
Colon Bruising Sounds (Hot Link Records)
Baboon finally gets free of its label and releases its best, most grown-up record yet
Broadcast Data Systems listens to the radio so you don't have to
Baboon jumps out of the frying pan and into the fire in pursuit of major-label green
Baboon kicks Chuck Norris' ass in a Deep Ellum club...sort of