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John Lennon

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    May 12, 2014

    Sean Lennon Takes His Own Trip with Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger

    Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger With Bronchos Club Dada, Dallas Friday, May 9, 2014 It's impossible to ignore the elephant in the room when it comes to Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger, so let's get it out of the way: Sean Lennon is the son of John Lennon and Yoko Ono. He's the JFK Jr. or Prince George of ... More >>

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    April 18, 2013

    The Search for the Perfect Guitar, Part II

    Editor: In last week's music feature, Christian McPhate began his search for a guitar. Not just any guitar, but his Trigger, his missing part. In that story, he went north to our weird music utopia, Denton, and came away with nothing. Here, he tries his hand in Dallas. I'll start you with his opener ... More >>

  • Music

    January 12, 2012

    Bill Frisell & Carrie Rodriguez

    Saturday, January 14, at The Kessler Theater

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    September 1, 2011

    Ten Musicians' Ghosts That Still Stalk The Earth (And How To Dress Up As Them For Halloween)

    ​Now that the calendar has official turned to September and the back-to-school fervor is over, we've come upon that special time once again when big-box retailers to start rolling out their Halloween merchandise. Since we here at DC9 love Halloween, we think it's never too early to begin planning ... More >>

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    December 16, 2010
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    August 31, 2010

    Today In Music News: Ben Harper And Dhani Harrison Join Forces, Lennon Fans Go Too Far And Kanye And Jay-Z Join Forces

    Your daily dose of national music news for Tuesday, August 31, 2010...Ben Harper and Dhani Harrison turn their mutual love of skate boarding into a new band.People are either idiots or they just really love to buy John Lennon memorabilia. Either way, a toilet isn't worth $15,000.Kanye says he and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2010

    Staff Trax: Crystal Castles, Galaxie 500, BrakesBrakesBrakes, Christina Aguilera Covering John Lennon and The Bouncing Souls.

    Welcome to Staff Trax, the weekly feature here on DC9 where we shed some light on the music we've been enjoying of late, regardless of the touring or album release schedules that tend to bear the focus of most of our coverage. Consider it a chance for you readers to get some more insight into ... More >>

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    December 24, 2009

    Merry Christmas, Friends of Unfair Park

    The freakishly steady snow outside the office, and the absence of a staff inside the office, suggests that perhaps it's time to head on outta here. And so I leave you with this: Polyphonic Spree performing John Lennon's "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" at the Lakewood Theater in '07, during the band's ann ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2009

    Big Bucks's Good "Karma"

    ​I didn't find out John Lennon had been killed till the morning of December 9, 1980 -- it was all we talked about on the bus ride to Alex W. Spence Middle School as we listened to Double Fantasy blaring from a classmate's enormo jambox. One of our teachers -- the theater-artsy one -- wore a black ... More >>

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    October 22, 2009
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    October 8, 2009

    Short Orders: Agave Tapas

    ​Agave Tapas2067 Summer Lee Dr.Rockwall214-771-0423Actually, the name includes "grill," "restaurant" and--I think--"bar" in addition to "tapas." And the name says it all.In some ways it reminds me of the time I stopped in a place called Carlos O'Kelly's, a Tex-Mex establishment that may or may not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2009

    Today in Music News: Rick Astley Kills It, Flaming Lips Double Up, John Lennon Exhibit Gets Bloody

    Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, May 13, 2009... When you go to a karaoke bar to belt out drunken tunes, most people don't expect to get one upped by Rick Astley. The Flaming Lips will release a double album follow-up to At War With The Mystics. Wayne Coyne says it sounds like ... More >>

  • Music

    March 12, 2009
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    May 8, 2008

    Misery Mixtape for Those Bummed by the Recession

    Is the recession getting you down? If misery loves company, this mixtape is for you

  • Music

    March 20, 2008

    10 Artists We'd Resurrect for Easter

    Included: Freddie Mercury, Hank Williams and Patsy Cline

  • Calendar

    February 28, 2008
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    December 21, 2007

    Happy Xmas, From the Polyphonic Spree

    From the 7th Annual Polyphonic Spree Holiday Extravaganza, last Sunday night at the Lakewood Theater. A dozen other options, from the John Lennon original to U2's take, available here. --Robert Wilonsky

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    December 21, 2007

    Happy Christmas from Polyphonic Spree

    From the 7th Annual Polyphonic Spree Holiday Extravaganza, last Sunday night at the Lakewood Theater. A dozen other options, from the John Lennon original to U2's take, available here. --Robert Wilonsky

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    December 20, 2007
  • Music

    August 9, 2007
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    April 5, 2007

    Give Peace A Chance

    See Lennon fight Feds at the AllGood

  • Calendar

    November 30, 2006

    The Keys to Peace

    Goss hopes one day you'll join them

  • Music

    November 23, 2006

    The Walkmen

    Pussy Cats (Record Collection)

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2006

    Shoot the Piano

    John Lennon's piano will be on the Grassy Knoll today. Not kidding. Hey, wanna meet me for lunch today on the Grassy Knoll? C'mon. It'll be fun. You know what today is, right? Right. Well, to commemorate the anniversary of John Kennedy's final trip to Dallas, George Michael and his partner, Goss G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2006

    Merry Xmas, But War Is So Not Over

    Normally around the holidays, an album title like, oh, Kill My Distant Relatives That Are Overstaying Their Welcome and Jacking With the Cat Because My Holiday Spirit Has Been Robbed of Me would be most appropriate. But we haven't even gotten to Thanksgiving yet, so we'll take a deep breath and stic ... More >>

  • Music

    September 28, 2006

    Primal Scream

    Riot City Blues (Columbia)

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2006

    Just Let Her Go

    While the local girls flamed out on Rock Star: Supernova last night, Houston's Dilana was delightful. Those of us at the headquarters of Zayra Watch 2006 just about had a conniption fit last night when, during Rock Star: Supernova, the Latina warbler commited the sin of all sins: She attempted to ou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2006

    Grail for Sale?

    A New York company claims it's selling, for $6 million, the guitar Robert Johnson's holding in this legendary picture of one of music's most influential writers and performers. There is a company in Washingtonville, New York, called Moments In Time Manuscripts Inc. that sells rare artifacts--among t ... More >>

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    October 6, 2005
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    June 16, 2005
  • Music

    January 6, 2005

    John Lennon

    Acoustic (Capitol)

  • News

    September 2, 2004

    Groundswell, Sort Of

    Richardson stylist mixes politics and hair

  • Music

    September 4, 2003

    Various Artists

    The Old Grey Whistle Test (BBC Video)

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    May 29, 2003

    But is it Art?

    Imagine all the people who think so

  • Music

    July 18, 2002

    Oasis

    Heathen Chemistry (Epic)

  • Music

    June 27, 2002

    Various Artists

    The Osbourne Family Album (Epic)

  • Music

    May 2, 2002
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    February 1, 2001

    Maybe Baby?

    Buddy Holly raves on, four decades after he received a second chance

  • Music

    January 4, 2001

    Robert Rosen

    Nowhere Man: The Final Days of John Lennon (Soft Skull Press)

  • Music

    November 2, 2000

    Robbie Williams

    Sing When You're Winning (Capitol Records)

  • Music

    September 2, 1999

    The ponce

    The sort-of true adventures of a kind-of real rock star and her not-made-up boyfriend

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    Son rise

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

  • Music

    November 12, 1998

    Mind games

    Four-CD Lennon anthology leans too heavily on inferior versions of familiar tunes

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    May 28, 1998
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    March 26, 1998

    Dream a little dream

    During South by Southwest, the harsh reality is always a free drink away

  • Music

    November 14, 1996
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    December 14, 1995
  • Music

    November 30, 1995

    Let it be? Never

    The Beatles' Anthology is the first chapter you've never heard

  • Music

    October 26, 1995
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    April 27, 1995
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