Jakob Dylan

  • Blogs

    December 3, 2013

    Six Musicians You Didn't Know Might Be Bigots

    Bob Dylan is being sued. For supposedly being racist. Could the harmonica enthusiast born Robert Allen Zimmerman -- the man whose ejaculate created national treasure Jakob Dylan of the Wallflowers -- truly be a bigot? Sure, he could be. Or maybe his comment likening Croatians to Nazis was misinterpr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2013

    Holly Williams Doesn't Think Country Needs Radio Anymore

    Holly Williams, the 31 year old granddaughter of the iconic Hank Williams, has grown into a formidable artist all her own. Unlike her off-his-rocker dad and her crazy-ass half-brother, Hank Williams III, Holly hasn't really dabbled in the stone-cold honky-tonk sounds that her family has been making ... More >>

  • Music

    April 7, 2011

    The Hope Trust

    Light Can't Escape (Self-released)

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2011

    T Bone Burnett To Be Honored By The Producers & Engineers Wing of the Recording Academy In Ramp-Up To 2011 Grammy Awards

    T Bone Burnett​The Producers & Engineers Wing of the Recording Academy swears it's kind of a big deal, having created a "best practices guideline" and leading various charges, etc., since forming 10 years ago. OK, whatever. Doesn't really matter.Because, if nothing else, what it's doing in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2009

    Radio, Radio: Ayo Says Adios, While We Look at Just What Passes for "Quality Rock"

    Two follow-ups in this particular radio round-up. First, I exchanged a few messages with Alan Ayo via Facebook, and the long and short of it is, he's not at all upset that Clear Channel gave him his walking papers yesterday. Writes the former midday host and music director at KDGE-FM:I'm feeling rat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2009

    Clearing Out the Mailroom: Wednesday, January 28, 2009

    We've got quite a backlog of CDs we've never gotten around to, so we're going to try to chip away at the pile with this regular feature. The plan: to take four or five at a time and play each CD for as long as I can stand it. Wild Light (New Hampshire)Adult NightsWe received this one recently to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2008

    Can Justin Townes Earle Live Up To His Name?

    With Jakob Dylan releasing the mostly acoustic Seeing Things and finally accepting the fact that he’s Bob’s son, it would seem that progeny living up to their names is coming into vogue. Justin Townes Earle, son of alt-country godfather Steve Earle, can now be considered part of this surprisin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2008

    Austin City Limits Music Festival Announces Lineup

    Torn ACL fest? Austin City Limits announced its lineup today for its September 26-28 festival...and we're a little underwhelmed by it. There are a lot of good bands on the bill, sure. But we're most excited about the fact that both Black Joe Lewis & The Honey Bears and Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings ... More >>

  • Music

    May 31, 2007

    Bowie at the Bell

    Some advice for those who dare the unthinkable

  • Music

    October 28, 2004

    Various Artists

    Enjoy Every Sandwich: The Songs of Warren Zevon (Artemis)

  • Music

    April 3, 2003

    Bat Girl

    Kelly Osbourne would like everyone to just Shut Up

  • Music

    February 6, 2003

    Off Our Soapbox

    Let SXSW stay in Austin. We're OK with that.

  • Music

    January 30, 2003

    The Wallflowers

    February 1

  • Music

    September 5, 2002

    John Doe

    Dim Stars, Bright Sky (Artist Direct)

  • Music

    December 28, 2000

    Crit and Shap 2000

    The worst of the worst

  • Music

    September 16, 1999

    Restless farewell

    Bob Dylan, the voice of a generation, to be silenced after Paul Simon tour

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    Son rise

    Julian Lennon knows he sounds like his dad, thanks very much