• Blogs

    July 26, 2010

    This Week In Dallas Music History: The Judy's Wrote 'All The Catchy Songs'

    ​This week, we're featuring a flashback of a flashback in which Robert Wilonsky gets to wax poetic about one of his favorite Texas acts: The Judy's. Though the act hailed from Pearland, The Judy's had a strong local following thanks to radio play and opening for touring acts like Devo, Talking Hea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2009

    Gig Alert: Raphael Saadiq Tonight at House of Blues

    Patrick MichelsSaadiq at ACL last month​Sure, it's the day before the day before Thanksgiving and most folks are either packing up for a trip or thawing out the big bird, but there are still some musical happenings worth looking out for. Case in point is old school soul/R&B singer Raphael Saa ... More >>

  • Film

    November 27, 2008


    Gus Van Sant delivers a timely reminder about intolerance

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2008

    Back at the Washarama

    Mark C. Austin David Bean performed with The Judy's last night in Austin, years after the band swore off a reunion. Also, no wonder Josh Venable's a fan. Like, amazing. About 10 years back, I interviewed David Bean about his historic Houston band The Judy's -- who, by 1998, had become nothing but a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2007

    "They Treat Us Like We're Nothing"

    In lawsuits filed today, 10 children and their parents describe horrific conditions in the T. Don Hutto Family Residential Facility -- or prison, for short -- in Taylor. We told you it would happen yesterday, and it has come to pass: Today down in Austin, the American Civil Liberties Union filed law ... More >>

  • Music

    November 9, 2006

    Forget Friday

    Check out hip-hop, indie rock and superstar secret shows--all before Hump Day.

  • News

    May 17, 2001

    Dead Wrong

    How consummate con artist Henry Lee Lucas resurrected the dead and went looking for a sucker. He almost found one.

  • News

    March 1, 2001

    Love & Rockets

    Andrew Beal spent $200 million trying to launch rockets without Uncle Sam's help. His dream went down in flames

  • Music

    February 3, 2000

    A church supreme

    After three decades of feeding the homeless, the world's only church devoted to John Coltrane now finds itself without a home

  • News

    September 3, 1998

    The big tchotchke

    A Dallas artist can't understand how his statuette of a freed slave ended up as a public monument--in Barbados

  • Music

    July 23, 1998

    All the catchy songs

    There was no bigger or better Texas band in the 1980s than The Judy's, who are long gone but not forgotten

  • Calendar

    November 17, 1994