Jim Nabors

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2009

    Echoes and Reverberations: "Snapshots From The Spectacle of Sickness"

    The original Nervebreakers lineup.Defining moment: For a suburban teenage kid from North Dallas in 1977, a delirious new underground movement called punk rock inspired a profound and urgent departure from the regular routine of cruising Forest Lane or hanging out at the Gemini Drive-In movie theate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2008

    Howdy, Folks, I'm an Impostor

    Flickr photo: futurowoman For those Observer staffers about to head over to the great State Fair of Texas -- luckies -- this reminder, which was uploaded today by the Flickr-ing "futurowoman." Only, it's been a few years since I've taken a Fair Day -- and, like, is that supposed to be Big Tex? Or ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    March 6, 2008
  • Music

    March 8, 2007

    Nashville Outcasts

    Cortney Tidwell, Lone Official might find home at the Majestic

  • Culture

    September 5, 2002

    Class Dismissed

    A Class Act at Theatre Three starts with a bad premise and ends on a sour note

  • Music

    September 7, 2000

    Master of Puppets

    Curt Kirkwood is the heart, soul, and everything else of the Meat Puppets, no matter who's in the band

  • Music

    April 13, 2000

    Out There

    Tom Waits and John Denver get the tribute treatment

  • Music

    December 5, 1996

    Jingle bells, Jingle sells

    The industry aims for the heart of Christmas-- with a shotgun

  • Music

    October 31, 1996

    Not so Mickey Mouse

    TV icon Cubby O'Brien has done quite well since leaving Uncle Walt's band

  • Music

    January 19, 1995

    Noise annoys

    Compilation of "experimental music" skirts the line between art and nausea