Brian Wilson

  • Blogs

    May 16, 2011

    2011 NBA WESTERN CONFERENCE FINALS -- Mavericks vs. Thunder: My Top 10 Observer-ations

    ‚Äč10. I'll have my position-by-position breakdown complete with, yes, the highly (smirk) coveted prediction tomorrow, but let's get this party started pronto. Back in 1994 I covered the Mavericks for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and a team that featured point guards Jason Ki ... More >>

  • Music

    April 16, 2009
  • Music

    January 25, 2007

    World Turning

    With or without Fleetwood Mac, Lindsey Buckingham goes his own way

  • Music

    April 22, 2004

    On His Way

    Ben Kweller grew up. Ben Kweller got better.

  • Music

    November 13, 2003

    Real Estate Agents

    The Fire Theft finds its own day in the sun

  • Music

    October 16, 2003

    State Pen

    My Morning Jacket is from Kentucky. Stop holding that against them.

  • Music

    October 2, 2003

    Silver Lining

    Beulah's Miles Kurosky is bored with music but not with his band

  • Music

    June 19, 2003

    Idol Worship

    From Kelly to critics: I ain't going nowhere, darn it

  • Music

    October 10, 2002

    Barnes Storming

    Athens' Of Montreal gives its whimsical psychedelia a raucous jolt

  • Music

    December 6, 2001

    Nikki Sudden

    Waiting on Egypt/The Bible Belt/Texas/Dead Men Tell No Tales (Secretly Canadian)

  • Music

    July 19, 2001

    El Parche's Return

    This is the story of Steve Jordan, one bad-ass pachuco

  • Music

    September 24, 1998

    Baby, it's them

    Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach are not such unlikely partners

  • Music

    August 13, 1998

    Crash and burn

    How two different filmmakers have spent eight years trying to film the story of punk legend Darby Crash--and why nobody likes the idea

  • Music

    March 19, 1998

    Only a memory

    The Deep South decadence of Memory Dean

  • Music

    January 29, 1998

    The enchanted forest

    Carl Stephenson on Beck, the Geto Boys, trip-hop, and the fine line between dream and reality

  • Music

    August 28, 1997

    Power lines

    Jimmy Webb wrote one of the greatest songs ever, but don't tell him that

  • Film

    July 31, 1997

    Dead on Arrival

    Big-screen Spawn is as flat as a comic-book page

  • Music

    March 6, 1997

    Beercan boys

    Pop punkers Pansy Division love sex, so they sing about it. A lot.