There it is. Nestled in South Dallas, rescued by caring souls of our local arts. The beacon that is The Kessler. A majestic Texas juke joint, pampered with TLC and vision that only a handful of true music fans could bring. The Kessler (or rather, "The Kessler X " as our subject refers to it) is o ... More >>
Welcome to Local Music 'Mericans, where we get to know the people behind the scenes in Dallas/Fort Worth music. Drue Mitchell has worked for 97.1 KEGL in promotions, as on-air jock at (old frequency) 94.5 KDGE and 89.7 KVRK, and now does television for a Christian music network in Los Angele ... More >>
[Editor's Note: This is the last time we'll be running Echoes and Reverberations as a regular feature here on DC9. Will we see future installments? Don't know yet. But in the meantime, a big thanks to Jeff Liles for the past 30 installments of the series. It's been fun.]Shallow Reign, performing at ... More >>
TV Land And by old people, of course, we mean the 40-54 demographic, which TV Land's wooing with its reality mini-series about those former J.J. Pearce Mustangs reliving their, um, glory years whilst stranded in paradise. According to TV Land's media release after the jump, the show's not pulling ... More >>
Speaking of High School Reunion, as we were yesterday, here's the promo for the TV Land series starring 16 former J.J. Pearce High School Mustangs who, apparently, really wanted to go to Hawaii. Go, Class of '87! Takeaway: "You slept with your best friend's ex-wife." "And I'm man enough to admit it. ... More >>
Right click the pic to see if you recognize any of these J.J. Pearce grads. On March 5, TV Land's gathering the 11 former J.J. Pearce High School Mustangs who comprise the cast of High School Reunion for a show-watching party somewhere in the DFW. That's the same night the six-episode series premier ... More >>
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