Ginger Baker

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2014

    Choice Cuts: DJ Gabe Mendoza's 10 Favorite Soul Records

    In a new series, Choice Cuts, Jonathan Patrick talks with artists - both local and international - about their favorite records. As dusk lingers in the sky, DJ Gabriel Mendoza -- one Dallas' richest resources for music knowledge -- meets with me to discuss soul music. He's upbeat and enthusiastic ... More >>

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    December 4, 2010

    For Your Weekend Listening Pleasure: Cream at the Crossroads (OK, Memorial Auditorium)

    Via​Last month we listened in as Leslie West, Jack Bruce and Corky Laing played Memorial Auditorium in downtown Dallas on November 29, 1972. This morning, we go back four years earlier -- to when Bruce, Ginger Baker and Eric Clapton came through town on Cream's farewell tour, hitting Memorial on O ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2010

    For Your Weekend Listening Pleasure: West, Bruce & Laing Climb the Mountain at Memorial

    Back when bootlegs had great album covers​Late-afternoon legal matters yesterday ate into the usual work-week-ending rock-and-roll-and offering. So, then, straight to it via a legendary Swingin' Pig LP digitized for your protection: Leslie West, Jack Bruce and Corky Laing at Memorial Auditorium in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 8: Wanz Dover

    ​This week's DC9er presents readers and listeners with not one, but two very different mixes from seasoned area musician, dubstep producer and DJ, Mwanza Dover. And not by accident, either. Dover voraciously admits that there was no way he could "really make one mix that would make sense for what ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2006

    Blues for Sam Myers

    Local blues great Sam Myers died this morning. He was 70. We just received the sad news that local blues singer and harp player Sam Myers died this morning, after battling with throat cancer since being diagnosed with it in January 2005. According to his friend, local blues singer Kathy Prather, he ... More >>

  • Music

    August 10, 2000


    What would the face of rock history have looked like if the British Invasion had been a Britney Invasion instead?

  • Music

    June 22, 2000

    Flanagan's wake

    VH1 vice president's novel about the music business mourns an era just since passed

  • News

    March 18, 1999
  • Music

    July 24, 1997

    Cream of the crop

    Jack Bruce follows his own path

  • Music

    January 18, 1996

    More a legend than a band

    Sloppy and perfect, Golden Smog is the best of all worlds