Wilco, Smith WesternsUNT AuditoriumMay 7, 2011 Better than: The female country singer loudly covering "Smells Like Teen Spirit" at some bar near campus after the show, and many, many other things.
Autumn de WildeWilco
I've seen Wilco in venues large and small, but I'd never seen them in a ju ... More >>
Photo by Patrick MichelsWilco plays Denton tonight, and for those so inclined who don't yet possess ducats for the sold-out occasion, buck up: The band sent word yesterday that at noon today, remaining tickets for the University of North Texas appearance will be released right ... here. Good luck ... More >>
Caity ColvardSon Volt served up a handful of early hits, and lots of the new stuff from The Search, Okemah and the Melody of Riot and this summer's release American Central Dust, last night at the Granada Theater.Don't expect Jay Farrar to fire up the charm onstage like, oh, say Jeff Tweedy, did ... More >>
WilcoPalladium BallroomOctober 9, 2009Better Than: Anything?Patrick MichelsJeff Tweedy of Wilco. For more shots, check out Patrick Michels' slideshow from the event.Two songs into the set came the climactic moment: "A Shot in the Arm," off 1999's Summerteeth. Pure rumble and all rapture, the soun ... More >>
Over on DC9 I had a few things to say about the extraordinary Wilco show Friday night at the Palladium. But for some the highlights weren't necessary musical in nature: About halfway through the set, Jeff Tweedy traded his shirt (an H&M long-sleeved button-down) with one fellow who, from the loo ... More >>
The Buck Pets, gone and maybe "never heard" but clearly not forgotten.Just got the August issue of Spin -- the one with Harpo Marx Jeff Tweedy on the cover -- and figured, well, sure, there's gotta be at least one Dallas band amongst "The 100 Greatest Bands You've (Probably) Never Heard." And, sure ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Tuesday, July 6, 2009...
Is the idea of getting a t-shirt, a 7" single and a 12" LP enough for you to spend $60 for a three-month subscription? Jack White certainly hopes so--his label Third Man launched a subscription service.
Apparently teenage angst and ... More >>
Your top national music stories for Tuesday, December 23, 2008:
Jeff Tweedy's 13- year-old son Spencer has a blog. There, you can read a 13-year-old tell you about the newest technology, politics and music. Because, if 13 year old's know anything, it's politics.
Kelly Clarkson and her tiny nose r ... More >>