Ginsberg, Kerouac, et al. in an iffy biopic.
Kristen Stewart and Garrett Hedlund chat about the film version of On the Road
Matthew McConaughey (left) and Guy FieriEverything about Guy Fieri is big and boisterous, and has been that way ever since he walked off a winner in the Food Network's second season of the Next Food Network Star. His voice's volume and rasp call to mind an overworked cattle-auctioneer. His sh ... More >>
Black Stone RangersA couple weeks back, we caught the very tail end of a performance from new local duo called Black Stone Rangers. It wasn't much, but it was enough to pique our interest in the outfit, which, apparently, is named after an infamous 1960s Chicago gang. So we did as we do, and we c ... More >>
Saturday, November 7, at The Loft
Your daily dose of national music news for Friday, August 21, 2009...Robert Zemeckis is planning on remaking the Yellow Submarine movie for Disney. Since it's Disney, there will probably be plenty of vampy teens in it. Liam Gallagher says he and brother Noel do not speak to each other anymore. Soun ... More >>
In next week's paper, we'll unveil our national package on the best music of the year (the following week, we'll tackle the best in DFWd music). But, as a teaser, here's our paper's contribution to the national package: Noah W. Bailey's picks for the best Americana/folk releases of '08. Picking the ... More >>
Ramblin' Jack steams into Fort Worth
If you see "Big" Bucks Burnett coming, this is the book he's after. Do not cross him, bookseller. So, now Barnes & Noble feels just awful about chucking all them books behind the Preston Royal Shopping Center location. "They were clearly wrong," Barnes & Noble regional director, Stephanie Horblit, t ... More >>
Smog's Bill Callahan discovers new sounds and voices...and cleans up with Chloe Sevigny
The Deathray Davies remember a few of 500 shows
For one week, Sarah Hepola saw every band that invited her. God help her.
Campfire Songs: The Popular, Obscure & Unknown Recordings (Elektra/Asylum)
He has three Oscars, co-wrote Bonnie and Clyde and Paul Newman digs him. So why don't you know Dallas-born filmmaker Robert Benton?
How Steven Soderbergh kept the Terry Southern tale from turning tragic
Almost four decades later, The Fugs' Ed Sanders is still fighting
For years, Fletch was out of print. Now, his father explains why.
Boys will be boys, especially in Nuevo Laredo, Where legal prostitution draws generations of Texas men across the border for cheap, sleazy and anonymous sex
Tom Waits for no one--except guitarist-singer John Hammond
Mighty humorous tall tales
Roxy Gordon was "one of the great outlaw artist misfits" and so much more
Turn on and tune in to the Dallas Video Festival
Two CDs devoted to Kerouac and Ferlinghetti give history a Beating
Separating the wheat from the chaff in this year's crop of rock-and-roll tomes
Democratic media whiz Mark McKinnon left partisan politics behind until George W. Bush swept him off his feet
An Odyssey in Real Life on the Virtual Road
May 13-19, 1999
Or: What do Liberace, Rodney Dangerfield, and a one-armed pianist have in common?
Dallas-raised Terry Southern wrote Easy Rider, hung with the Beatles, and influenced a generation. But he died penniless, and now his son must pay off Terry's debts--and restore his father's legacy.
Leaning House Records puts a new slant on poetry
Haunted by his mother's suicide, Dallas-born artist barron Storey has won fame drawing the darkness
Velvet Underground set charts the still-unknowable
Pauly Shore, the crown prince of Valley Dudes, ponders the secret of his success