Joe Miller

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2014

    The Loon's New Location Coming Soon. So Is a Big Party.

    In 2003, I wrote in these pages about a room at 3531 McKinney Ave. that had, over the course of six decades, stood witness to the people -- many of them drunk -- who represented the changing societal, political and demographic realities of our city. "And pretty much everyone had a good time," acc ... More >>

  • Music

    April 14, 2011

    A Piece of the Record Pie

    A Store-by-store Breakdown of this Year's Record Store Day Events Around Town

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Show Announcements: Gustafer Yellowgold, Sade, John Legend, Pat Green, Journey, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Hed P.E., A-Track, Kid Sister & More!

    ​Today, over on the Good Records website, there's a slew of newly announced in-store performances. The most interesting of them all, though, is one sun-dwelling cartoon character named Gustafer Yellowgold, who will be gracing the astro-turf stage on Saturday, July 23, at 11 a.m. Well, that's not e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2009

    And The Winner Is...

    ​Such a week--people congratulating us, berating us, questioning the sexual orientation of those who post and comment, and pausing with us to praise shit on a shingle. Wouldn't have it any other way.A good prize this week would have been some bottles of that Texas whisky. Unfortunately we couldn' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2007

    Molly Ivins: Out of This World, In Many Ways

    Writing about Molly is harder than I thought it would be, and not for the reasons you think. She and I were not close friends. We both wrote columns for the Metro page of the Dallas Times Herald. We were drinking buddies, which is not the same as buddies. We were competitive. She was smarter and fun ... More >>

  • Best of Dallas

    September 25, 2003
  • News

    December 13, 2001

    Fun and Justice

    Ten years later, the Dallas Times Herald is still missed

  • News

    May 11, 2000

    Last call

    Even the return of Kevin McCarthy probably won't save the once-proud KLIF-AM -- er, Big 570