Stopped clocks are right twice a day. Geoffrey Arend is married to Christina Hendricks. Performance artists get federal funding. Canada is south of Detroit. People wear Google Glass and think they look awesome. Some things you just can't explain, like how really shitty bands occasionally luck into r ... More >>
The ChURcH has been Dallas' go-to spot for all sounds dark for nearly two decades now. And while the DJs, musicians and various performers who call the twice-weekly event at the Lizard Lounge home prefer to keep the sounds of the night decidedly sinister, the overall vibe is simply one of good ol ... More >>
Gayngs1 a.m., Hailey's ClubThroughout the day, it was unclear: Would Bon Iver's Justin Vernon be among the 11 or so members of the 23-member Gayngs outfit performing at Hailey's Club to close out the 2011 35 Conferette? At first, as had been the festival's booking agreement, rumor was that he wou ... More >>
The event flyer for TheEvent, which never took place.There was a whirlwind of press releases in the past few weeks leading up to tonight's scheduled benefit featuring Prince and Erykah Badu. First, it was happening in a tent at the old Reunion Arena location. Then, it had been moved to the InterC ... More >>
Two months back we revisited that magical New Year's Eve in 1984 when Prince played Reunion Arena, a high number in my all-time concert-going Top 10. And, sure, there's no more Reunion, but there's still a Prince Rogers Nelson, and per the announcement that landed in the Unfair Park in-box mere m ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, September 15, 2010...Really, students where offended because a bands name has pornographer in it?Jack White invented his very own way to press a record. George Michael has been sentenced to two months in jail because of his drug habit.&nbs ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, July 7, 2010...Why would anyone be dumb enough to start a band with Amy Winehouse?That Diddy, he knows how to throw a party, no?Looks like George Michael either needs to quit driving completely or get off the drugs.
Texas RangersDuring its 22 years of existence, the Dallas Video Festival has paid tribute to a great many pioneers and visionaries, among them Monty Python's Terry Gilliam, Robert Smigel, Paul Reubens, Martin Mull, Mike Judge, Mystery Science Theater 3000's Joel Hodgson and Slam Bang Theater crea ... More >>
So...Where has all the George Michael love gone?
Good riddance to a bad arena that provided only mediocre moments
Noble and Webster are a real shadowy couple
George Michael, when he was still rocking the 'round-the-clock 5 o'clock shadow. Looks like George Michael, Dallas’ favorite adopted pop star, is hitting the road for the first time in almost 20 years. According to this Associated Press report, George Michael will be touring North America startin ... More >>
This shirt's available from the Goss-Michael Foundation online boutique. Which means it's time to ditch this tee. George Michael and Kenny Goss want to give you $5,000. If, that is, you're a "high school graduating seniors interested in pursuing a college education in music or visual arts." Today, t ... More >>
Dallas, I love you, but I've found Austin
Kenny Goss and George Michael got Style! All the Dallas news that's fit to print in The New York Times: Missouri Tigers QB Chase Daniel spoke Saturday about growing up a Southlake Carroll High School Dragon: “There can’t be a more supportive and nurturing high school environment in America.” T ... More >>
I see our old pal and esteemed colleague Ann Zimmerman has a front-page piece in Rupert Murdoch's Wall Street Journal this morning about a particular piano we mentioned a few months back. Yup, it's John Lennon's instrument, the one upon which he wrote "Imagine" in 1971 whilst apparently smoking plen ... More >>
Just ran into George Michael over at the Washington Mutual at Knight Street and Lemmon Avenue. I almost didn't recognize him, considering he looks like a wax approximation of what George Michael is supposed to look like. I was filling out my deposit slip when I heard someone with an English accent ... More >>
Really don't know how I missed out on the DallasGayPod; seems like something I shoulda been hipped to months ago. But now that I've discovered it, I want to direct your attention to its theme song, which you can download as a ringtone should you so desire it. And you should, because once you hear it ... More >>
Hugh Grant and Drew Barrymore do not make sweet, sweet music
John Lennon's piano will be on the Grassy Knoll today. Not kidding. Hey, wanna meet me for lunch today on the Grassy Knoll? C'mon. It'll be fun. You know what today is, right? Right. Well, to commemorate the anniversary of John Kennedy's final trip to Dallas, George Michael and his partner, Goss G ... More >>
Hate to tell you this, but your ma's an Idol worshiper
Come for the drinks, stay for the pity
David LaChapelle's photographs will rub you the right way
Goss Gallery has more going for it than the George Michael buzz
U2's self-invented legacy is a figment of Bono's imagination
Battling for Ozzfest, rockin' for the girls, and some jolly Christmas-song trivia
Rob Halford rides again with the mighty Judas Priest
On June 11, the purple one rocks out with his butt out
Have today's country and western stars been consulting with the Fab Five?
Iraq and roll don't go together well when rockers protest
Platinum records reward workaholic Cypress Hill producer Muggs
Limp Bizkit are the new kings of rock. Why?
Lenny Waronker is a rock-biz legend, but is that enough to make DreamWorks Records a success?
Why no one is winning the battle of the baby superstores
Last year showed pop still has more than a ghost of a chance
Former Pixies frontman stands tall in alt-rock world