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Bob Seger

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2014

    Rod Picott Celebrates the Working Class Hero

    The power of storytelling in songwriting has given birth to some of our most unforgettable songs like "Crossroads" by Robert Johnson, "Drifter's Escape" by Bob Dylan or "A Boy Named Sue" by Johnny Cash. Songs that spin narratives from the art of nonfiction usually find a place in listeners' hearts a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2013

    The 10 Best Jukeboxes in Dallas

    Jukeboxes serve a simple yet critical role in bars everywhere. They can help you cope after a breakup, relax you after a long day of work, remind you of what you love most or fire you up and give you something to dance to. A jukebox used to be the imprint of a bar's spirit, hosting a select set of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2012

    Tenacious D - Palladium Ballroom - 7/20/12

    Tenacious D, The Sights Palladium Ballroom Friday, July 20 Before starting up their third song of the night, Jack Black commented on where Tenacious D played the last time they were in Dallas: The Bronco Bowl. And since that beloved venue is no more, Black quipped that the Palladium might be no mor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2012

    Mike and the Moonpies Talk Gary Stewart, Alan Jackson and Uniting Cowboys and Hipsters

    It's a Tuesday night at Austin's Horseshoe Lounge and two members of the band Mike and the Moonpies are here to do an interview. Frontman Mike Harmeier is wearing snakeskin boots and a Dwight Yoakam trucker cap. Lead guitarist Catlin Rutherford vaguely resembles Chris Hillman when he wears a mustach ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    Hoochies Oyster House, Featuring Dollar Beers (and Perhaps Oysters?), is Open in Denton

    Hoochies Oyster House (207 S. Bell, Denton) held a quasi-secret soft opening last week to a small but boisterous group of beer-guzzling Dentonites. We checked it out on a perfectly breezy night and have already planned the next few visits just to sit on that magic patio and drink beer that costs les ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2011

    Bob Seger Inspires Flashing and Bootlegging at the American Airlines Center

    ​Bob Seger, Rosehill American Airlines Center Saturday, December 17, 2011 Better than: Watching the 50-year-old woman a few rows in front of me show off her boobs. In front of a packed audience at the AAC Saturday night, legendary rocker Bob Seger, looking fit and trim, put on a fiery two-ho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2011

    A Spune Christmas, Moby, Man Or Astro-man? and a Very Solid Weekend of Shows

    Telegraph Canyon headlines A Spune Christmas at Dada​It's a big weekend for shows any way you cut it. Tonight's A Spune Christmas party at Dada with Telegraph Canyon and Air Review is certainly one of your better options, especially if you like free tacos and free beer. Saturday night, however, is ... More >>

  • Music

    December 15, 2011

    Bob Seger

    Saturday, December 17, at American Airlines Center

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    Over the Weekend: My Jerusalem, Bad Design, Aaron Barker

    My Jerusalem - Shake The Devil (official video) from My Jerusalem on Vimeo.Over the Weekend: My Jerusalem, Aaron Barker, Bad Design Bryan Street Tavern November 18 Better than: driving to Iowa, covered head-to-toe in OSU gear, expecting a blowout victory. In the middle of My Jerusalem's 12-song se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    Whitt's End: 8.20.10

    ​Whether you're at the end of your rope or merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *If Dallas Cowboys' quarterback Tony Romo gets hurt behind a patch-work offensive line Saturday night don't come crying to me. I don't think he should even suit up. There is exaggerated risk, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    Q&A: Henry Clay People's Joey Siara Tells Us Why Modern Rock 'n' Roll Is So Annoying

    The Henry Clay People​California's The Henry Clay People have come a considerable way in just a few years. Currently out on tour with Silversun Pickups and Against Me! while supporting their ballsy new album, Somewhere on the Golden Coast, the quintet chose to go the route of compromise with not o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2010

    Listomania: 10 Songs Dad Made Us Hate

    Hey Dad, need to put old Bob Seger back on the shelf. ​Dear Dad, First of all, Happy Father's Day. OK, now that that's done, we've got something to say. Our heads our going to explode, Scanners-style, if we hear you jack up the radio to ZZ Top's "La Grange" again. Maybe back in the day, when you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010

    Mayor Tom Leppert Welcomes Windpower Expo to Dallas, A "Quiet" Green Energy Leader

    Photos by Patrick MichelsMayor Tom Leppert welcomed wind power players to this week's convention, telling them Dallas has quietly become one of the country's leading green cities. Texas is already king of the hill when it comes to turning wind into electricity, and for folks who work in the industry ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2010

    Clearing Out The Mailroom: Thursday, April 29, 2010.

    ​We've got quite a backlog of CDs we've never gotten around to, so we're going to try to chip away at the pile with this regular feature. The plan: to take a few at a time and play each CD for as long as I can stand it.Meat LoafHang Cool Teddy Bear (Roadrunner)Imagine a cold, snowy evening on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2010

    Idol Rich: The Twainy Days of Casey James

    ​First of all, the Idol Gives Back episode raised more than 45 million dollars for children's aid in the US and the world over. And that's pretty snazzy. Last night, only four weeks from announcing a new American Idol champ, the remaining contestants were mentored last night by someone who holds a ... More >>

  • Music

    December 18, 2008
  • Blogs

    October 30, 2008

    Last Night: Jackson Browne At Nokia Theatre

    Jackson Browne Nokia Theatre October 29, 2008 Better than: Attending (with wife and kids in tow) the various fall festivals at churches in my neighborhood. At 7:30 p.m. sharp, while many folks were still trying to find their seats, Jackson Browne hit the stage at Nokia last night and opened wi ... More >>

  • Music

    December 6, 2007
  • Music

    February 8, 2007

    Bob Seger

    Face the Promise (Capitol)

  • Calendar

    February 8, 2007
  • Music

    September 28, 2006

    Sing, Sing a Song

    Karaoke's hip. What's next, the return of the leisure suit?

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2006
  • Music

    August 24, 2006

    The American Band

    Don Brewer keeps Grand Funk Railroad--and his ill will--going strong

  • Music

    June 29, 2006

    Hey, Paisano!

    Modern Machines deliver catchy irony by aping the Replacements' former glory

  • Music

    October 20, 2005

    Billy Idol and Steve Stevens

    Friday, October 21, at Nokia Theater

  • Calendar

    October 20, 2005
  • Music

    August 26, 2004

    Secret Soul

    Recent compilations unearth the hidden history of funk

  • Calendar

    July 22, 2004

    The Kids

    The dynamic duo of Rock and Hank Jr.

  • News

    March 4, 2004

    Top Dog

    Plus: Bad Medicine; Sack of Kittens

  • Music

    February 26, 2004

    Are You Kidding Me?

    The reigning king of Southern rock in concert

  • Music

    January 4, 2001

    Life is Messy

    Rodney Crowell chases old ghosts down to Houston

  • Music

    June 22, 2000

    Flanagan's wake

    VH1 vice president's novel about the music business mourns an era just since passed

  • Music

    February 17, 2000

    Scene, heard

    One Ton brings the discipline; Vogler takes the Azz; Zac makes some corrections

  • Music

    December 9, 1999

    Out There

    Metallica

  • Film

    September 16, 1999

    Pitcher's duel

    Schmaltzy and then some, For Love of the Game is still mighty persuasive

  • Music

    February 26, 1998

    Blues bothers

    It ain't necessarily all good

  • Music

    June 5, 1997

    Going against typecasting

    Don't call Carolyn Wonderland and the Imperial Monkeys a blues band

  • Film

    January 11, 1996

    Joe Bob Briggs

    Drive-In Movie Critic of Grapevine, TX

  • Music

    April 27, 1995

    Ghosts in the machine

    When the vinyl jukebox dies, so will a little piece of the music it played

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