Doug Simmons

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2007

    R.I.P., Club Clearview

    Over at Dd, our boy Sam Machkovech has gotten a scoop on a story (and don't even think about not crediting that guy or he'll totally kick your ass) that will surely shake the core of a Deep Ellum that has been slowly but surely climbing out of a slump. Club Clearview is done. Kaput. Over. It doesn't ... More >>

  • Music

    August 3, 2006

    Scene Heard

    No camera, but lights and action were the top subjects at a grassroots meeting meant to revitalize Deep Ellum

  • Music

    June 29, 2006

    Still Learning

    One year down and hundreds more angry letters to go

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2006

    Careful What You Wish For...

    If you haven't already, read the first item in this week's And Another Thing column. It recaps the up-to-now of the story about the Curtain Club, Salim Nourallah and a cow from the mid-cities (really) that led to this Tuesday-morning voicemail from local booking agent Doug Simmons, and the MP3 means ... More >>

  • Music

    June 22, 2006

    Odds & Ends

    In this corner: Salim Nourallah. In the other corner: Doug Simmons. Let's roll!

  • Music

    January 12, 2006

    Deep Sixed

    Reports of Deep Ellum's death are exaggerated, but not by much

  • Music

    January 20, 2005

    Curtains for Curtain Club?

    Why the Deep Ellum hot spot filed for bankruptcy

  • Music

    November 27, 2003

    Fresh Meat

    Local music police welcome a new chief

  • Dining

    April 24, 2003

    Club Cleared

    Jeffrey Yarbrough splits from club business

  • Music

    January 27, 2000

    Scene, heard

    We'll try to write something good

  • Music

    November 4, 1999

    "...and that was Wes"

    Friends and family say farewell to Tripping Daisy guitarist Wes Berggren

  • Music

    September 2, 1999

    Going deep

    First Friday celebrates its paper anniversary with a name change

  • Music

    April 29, 1999
  • News

    November 12, 1998

    Beat down

    Dallas' hip-hop scene is more vital than ever, but you'd never know it: no clubs, no radio, no major-label deals. But the musicians, some of this city's best, refuse to give up.

  • Music

    February 19, 1998

    Punk angst debunked

    Darlington does the twist

  • Music

    February 5, 1998

    Changing the Course of Empire

    Local favorite emerges from the commercial doldrums

  • Music

    May 1, 1997