Ed McMahon

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2012

    Paul Slavens Looks Back on a Decade of Ten Hands Press Photos

    A stack of Ten Hands pics literally shot out of the filing cabinet the other day while thumbing around in the Observer photo vaults. The photos highlight the local band throughout their decade-long run, from the mid-'80s through the mid-'90s. We reached out to Ten Hands' frontman, Paul Slavens, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2009

    Will Your Texas Rangers Ever See First Place Again?

    Maybe we starting celebrating singles?Notable deaths in the last week: Ed McMahon. Farrah Fawcett. Michael Jackson. Billy Mays. The Texas Rangers? After getting 1-hit last night by someone named Chad Gaudin and losing two of three to a San Diego Padres outfit that hadn't won a serie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2009

    Whitt's End: 6.26.09

    Whether you're at the end of your rope of merely the end of your week, welcome to Whitt's End: *Ventured down to the Mavs' draft last night and it was ... sad. Not the selection of Rodrigue Beaubois - though underwhleming - but more the lack of buzz. I remember when a much worse Mavs' orga ... More >>

  • Music

    July 19, 2007

    10 Hands

    Saturday, July 21, at Bend Studio

  • Dining

    May 24, 2007

    Wine, Loin and Kiddie Tech

    Bin 555 is good for grownups too

  • Music

    September 28, 2006

    Sing, Sing a Song

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

  • Music

    April 25, 2002

    Jaguar Wright

    Denials, Delusions and Decisions (MCA)

  • Music

    October 5, 2000

    Scene, Heard

    Hardly a shock

  • Culture

    September 28, 2000

    Miss (Latin) America

    Beautiful Señoritas fires a comic broadside at stereotypes

  • Calendar

    October 22, 1998

    Night & Day

    October 22 - 28, 1998

  • Dining

    August 21, 1997

    More bang for the Lira

    La Dolce Vita steeps penny-pinching in romance and taste

  • News

    May 15, 1997

    A Lot of Gas

    Wildcatter Sanford Dvorin thinks he's hit the jackpot in quaint Coppell. But skeptics say no one's ever made money drilling for natural gas in Dallas County, and no one ever will.

  • Music

    May 15, 1997

    Rapper's delight

    Erotic D looks Beyond 2000

  • Music

    July 4, 1996

    Who's that girl?

    Surprise! It's Syd Straw.

  • Culture

    May 9, 1996

    A hard Fall

    Sandy Duncan wants you to know she's a serious artist