Herb Alpert

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2014

    The 9 Best Concerts in Dallas This Week, January 9-14

    What are you waiting for, Dallas? We've got a throwback teenybopper pop star, a sampling of some of the best local hip hop this city has to offer, one of the heaviest metal bills we've seen in a good while, and Deep Ellum's first arts and music festival of 2014. Get out there and be great this weeke ... More >>

  • News

    August 15, 2013

    Hooray for Mexico's Mutts

    Ethnic mash-up makes for a better culture.

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2013

    A Taste of Herb is Already a Denton Staple

    Just off one of the finest little town squares in North Texas, a recurring series of free gigs are starting to draw a real following. At 5:30 p.m. on every other Tuesday, an insanely early time for a gig in Denton, some unlikely heroes take to the stage in the form of a Herb Alpert and His Tijuana B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2013

    The Five Best Concerts In Dallas This Week, January 7-10

    The Growlers, The Vacant Lots Thursday, January 10, at Dada, $13/$15 Since 2006, Orange County has claimed a band of revved-up boys looking to start a fire, although more often than not they stick to creating the experimental surf sounds that mimic California's beachy landscape and add a twist of dr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    Retro Top Ten: Food Product Jingle Edition!

    This week we're featuring some of those outstanding jingles that ingrained themselves into our gray matter. You know, the ones that were on worn VHS tapes of holiday specials. The ones that made you crave chips or gum. Those that you loved (or hated) just because of that catchy melody. The ones that ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2009

    Top 10 Uses Of Food On Album Covers

    As a rule, high-end food photography is supposed to make you hungry. Give the food some soft light, frame it carefully and from just the right distance and it'll look even better on film than it does on your plate. But then there's the strange alternate reality of album covers, where diesel #2 stand ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2008
  • Music

    August 9, 2007

    Rufus Wainwright

    Release the Stars (Geffen)

  • Calendar

    March 24, 2005
  • Music

    January 8, 2004

    Look No Further

    In 2003, the best was hard to find but easy to hear

  • Music

    September 24, 1998

    Baby, it's them

    Elvis Costello and Burt Bacharach are not such unlikely partners

  • Music

    May 22, 1997
  • Music

    May 23, 1996

    Catch a wave

    The only difference between Pet Sounds and Stereolab is a mere 30 years

  • Music

    October 26, 1995

    Far from Gone

    Dwight Yoakam's latest conjures up echoes of '60s AM radio