Alex Cox's nutty, brilliant, baffling, beguiling, weird, wild, wonderful Walker's at the Texas Theatre tonight, following a 35mm screening of The Good, The Bad and the Ugly; a good day for a double feature, no doubt. Cox, maker of Sid and Nancy and Repo Man, has actually been 'round town this weeken ... More >>
Before we put the Trinity River toll road story down for another much-needed nap, we have two very important items of laundry to attend to. One is called Tom Leppert. The other is named Mike Rawlings.
First, did former Dallas mayor Tom Leppert, now a candidate for the U.S. Senate, lie or not ... More >>
Wednesday night I scared my wife by shouting during a basketball game, which I rarely do, because I don't watch basketball.
I said: "Hey! I know that guy!"
She watches basketball. She fulfills the role in our marriage of the normal person. I was walking through the room. I saw Harry Shearer sittin ... More >>
If you'd driven by the Texas Theatre oh, 'bout an hour ago, you'd have seen this scene -- the great Harry Shearer standing out on W. Jefferson, bracketed by Jason Reimer on the left and Barak Epstein. Random, right? Not really: Shearer was at The Thin Line Film Fest in Denton last night for a rar ... More >>
Rachel Parker Christopher Guest, Michael McKean and Harry Shearer of This is Spinal Tap, A Mighty Wind and plenty of other music-heavy ensemble favorites over the years, played the Nokia Theater during the Saturday night downpour, out at the Nokia Theater in Grand Prairie.Photographer Rachel Parker ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, March 4, 2009...
Somewhere, the seventh grade me is jumping up and down with glee: Motley Crue has announced that it will play Dr. Feelgood in its entirety on its upcoming Crue Fest 2: White Trash Circus tour. No word at this time whe ... More >>
Nikki LoehrRoy G. and The Biv have a new song for you to hear.Kinda a slow day round the way here at DC9. Not too too much going on. Actually, that's not true. There's a lot, but not necessarily enough to constitute entire blog posts. Also, our blogging system was down for a bit before. Oh well. On ... More >>