Mind Spiders, Lenguas Largas, Occult Detective Club Monday, October 8, at Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios When Mind Spiders' front man Mark Ryan transitioned from the studio to a live band in 2010, it was a breath of fresh air for the DFW punk scene. Since then, he's steered clear of the one-man sho ... More >>
It was four days facing the elements: Wind, rain, solar flares and, on Saturday night, slime. In between, there were late-night basement dance parties, close calls with golf carts, mysterious bruises, random introductions and the chance to catch music at every turn. 35 Denton feels like what SXSW p ... More >>
Mind Spiders, Low Culture, Brain Attack, Occult Detective Club Rubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios Friday, February 10 With two drummers, two guitarists, one bassist and one keyboardist, Mind Spiders didn't sound lopsided Friday night at Rubber Gloves.Throwing in some new material from their sophomore ... More >>
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Paul Collins' Beat, Bad Sports, Occult Detective ClubRubber Gloves Rehearsal Studios, DentonJune 9, 2011Better than: a night filled with powerless pop.Paul CollinsPower-pop, generally, is a young man's game. It takes a certain vigor, a certain snottiness and a certain youthful energy to pull off ... More >>
Bad SportsTonight's show at Denton's Rubber Gloves Rehearsals Studios, featuring Paul Collins' Beat, Bad Sports and Occult Detective Club, promises to be a scorcher -- even if a certain tattooed bar manager doesn't crank the AC down to 63 degrees. Don't say we didn't warn you.It's no secret: Dent ... More >>
[Over the next few weeks, we'll be presenting our favorite local songs of the year, counting down from No. 25 to No. 1, one track a day. Today, we take an in-depth look at song No. 10 on the list -- and, please, feel free to click after the jump to grab a free download of the track. Also after the ... More >>
OK, Dallas: If in the last three months you hadn't yet found time to drive to Denton to catch one of VIDEO's sets, and you aren't planning to see them in Austin tonight, then tomorrow night will be your first chance to catch the band considerably closer to home. As we told you yesterday, VID ... More >>
Friday night's show at Rubber Gloves featured one of the best local bills I've caught this year. An album-release show for Teenage Cool Kids' Foreign Lands, the evening also featured Cleburne's Fungi Girls and, more importantly, the phenomenal debut performance by Denton-based Brit-punk/hardcore act ... More >>