Izzy Stradlin

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2014

    The Nine Best Guitar Repairmen in Dallas

    Every working guitarists knows that if he doesn't have a good guitar doctor, his dreams of being a master shredder who destroys the crowd with rakes from his pick as he slides it up the string are dead. From a broken headstock to a cracked neck, a guitar technician is a master of skills. He's an ele ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2013

    David Castell on Recording with Blue October, Famous Drummers, and DFW's Finest

    We caught up with producer David Castell here a couple years ago, but he's been up to an awful lot since then. Castell has produced, mixed, mastered and otherwise had his hands in local music dating all the way back to the early '90s, and he shows no sign of slowing...or aging really, for that matt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2013

    Eleven Must-See Concerts in DFW This Week: May 23-29

    Hello again, all! So, what you may not know is that each week I try to decide which picture of which band should go at the top of this weekly blog post. This week I settled on Guns N' Roses, since their fans span several generations; even though the tickets to their show this week are so totally out ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2013

    How to Appreciate Metal: A Four-Step Guide

    Step One: Admit the world and worry obliterating limitations of Indie Rock, Top 40 and basically everything else. Boss getting you down? Spouse (or partner) ripping you a new one? Fido pissing in the house? Friend forgetting to pay you the $20 that you loaned him (or her) last Friday night? Is your ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2012

    Hell, Texas: Taz Bentley On Cheap Trick, Judas Priest, Guns N' Roses...

    Patrick "Taz" Bentley, the powerful drummer behind Rev. Horton Heat, Burden Brothers, and Tenderloin, will be back in action this week with his latest band, 76. Since their sound owes a lot to the sonic messiah that is mid-'70s arena rock, it's no surprise to hear Bentley saw some of rock's heavywei ... More >>

  • Music

    August 25, 2005

    Appetite for Reconstruction

    What doesn't kill them only makes them a supergroup: The rise of Velvet Revolver

  • Dining

    July 3, 2003

    Sacrificed Fly

    What factors make for the ideal wingman?

  • Music

    September 26, 2002

    Band of Brothers

    The Burden Brothers want you to check out their packages

  • News

    April 30, 1998
  • Music

    September 18, 1997

    Romance novel

    The Green Romance Orchestra's fans drag them into the limelight

  • Music

    October 12, 1995

    Beating meat

    "Taz" Bentley explains why he left the Rev for Tenderloin