Homer Henderson

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2012

    The Top Ten North Texas Blues Albums

    See also: The best Texas songs of all time, #100-80 See also: The best Texas songs of all time, #79-60 Alex Moore, Alex Moore Barrelhouse pianist "Whistling" Alex Moore spent all of his life in Dallas, recording for Columbia in 1929, Decca in 1937, and RPM/Kent in 1951. During the '60s blues reviv ... More >>

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    November 19, 2009
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    August 28, 2007

    "Lee Harvey Was a Friend of Mine" is Still a Friend of Ours

    One of the greatest locally written and performed songs of the last 20 years, Homer Henderson's "Lee Harvey Was a Friend of Mine" actually had a video -- and, like, who knew? Well, the guy who made it, that's who. And two days back, "Doyle" posted to the clip to the YouTube; so today, of course, it ... More >>

  • Music

    September 28, 2006

    Sing, Sing a Song

    Karaoke's hip. What's next, the return of the leisure suit?

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    March 3, 2006

    Sweet Thighs and Another Surprise

    Got an e-mail last week from a Canadian reader (who knew?) wondering whatever happened to that Nick Tosches-Homer Henderson CD due for release, oh, in 1998. Frankly, Willow (if that is your real name), I have no idea. But in the spirit of whatever Jewish holiday's coming up, here's "The Sweet Thighs ... More >>

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    May 27, 2004
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    September 7, 2000

    Scene, heard

    Darlington disolves; Rubber Gloves gets booked; Mandarin time; Club anniversaries; Shabazz 3 heads north; Plus, much, much more

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    October 28, 1999

    Rock this town

    Or: Oh,'s another end-of-the-century list

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    December 31, 1998


    Picking the best locally made records of 1998 was easy. Who knew?

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    November 19, 1998
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    August 20, 1998

    Jerry Lee, Dino, and Homer Henderson

    The "Amazing One-Man Band" signs on with one of the greatest living American writers

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    January 8, 1998

    Every which way but loose

    The Dallas scene flourishes beneath the chaos

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    June 26, 1997

    Classical gas

    Paul Slavens goes from Freak Show to trio to solo

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    June 19, 1997

    One-man mayhem

    Homer Henderson keeps it wild

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    April 17, 1997

    All a-flutter

    Another local songwriter has a cut on a major-label release

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    March 27, 1997

    Come on feel the Noyze

    Local group gets a gospel sound that's contemporary yet sanctified

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    March 13, 1997

    Pill poppin'

    Tablet calls it quits

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    May 30, 1996

    Batter up

    In the midst of a silver age, the Light Crust Doughboys are swinging for the bleachers

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    December 21, 1995

    Grading on a curve

    This was the year local music broke, but was it fixed?

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    May 25, 1995

    Plastic explosives

    Push the Tripping Daisy and make them come up

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    May 18, 1995
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    April 27, 1995

    Ghosts in the machine

    When the vinyl jukebox dies, so will a little piece of the music it played

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    December 15, 1994

    Home grown

    Are local record labels a springboard to success, or success itself?