Sure, there was plenty of speculation about Black Flag reuniting. A previous reunion ten years ago was disastrous and forgettable. Seemed like the band was best left as a myth and plenty of fans were fine with that. Especially since there's no way longest-tenured singer Henry Rollins will ever play ... More >>
Shouldn't the making of Psycho be more interesting?
Along with Weather Report and the Mahavishnu Orchestra, Chick Corea's Return to Forever brought jazz music to a rock audience. And though the "jazz fusion" label seemed to piss off the purists, Corea and the other talented musicians didn't mind the increased profile and accompanying profits. Nearly ... More >>
At 68, legendary guitarist John McLaughlin has nothing left to prove. He's played with everyone from Miles Davis to Jimi Hendrix. And, as leader of the Mahavishnu Orchestra in the '70s, McLaughlin created a bold new fusion of jazz, rock and Indian influences that remains some of the most challenging ... More >>
Not a bad selection of shows for the Monday after Turkey Day. But, OK, maybe not the best, either.
Hey, we're still excited about the Old 97's new record being great.It's turkey time once again, but there are many other things to be grateful for this Thanksgiving. Here are five music-related items that North Texas residents should be thankful for having. 1. The Old 97's finally ma ... More >>
The Cellar Door Sessions (Columbia/Legacy)
Sound Tribe Sector 9 finds new ways to improvise
Local music was better than ever in 2001
With Unincorporated, the Earl Harvin Trio is no longer a jazz band. It's whatever it wants to be.
At Harlingen's Marine Military Academy, the line between discipline and abuse is sometimes as thin as a knife's edge
The slow healing of Buddy Miles
Jack Bruce follows his own path