John Murphy

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2011

    Ten Goosebump-Inducing Movie Score and Soundtrack Moments Not From John Williams

    A scene from The Royal Tenenbaums.​Hey, it's almost Oscar season! Well, kind of. This much is sure: The summer's about to crest and the shitty movies will finally wash ashore like a dead, bloated whale. Then, the good films will come! You know the Hollywood drill -- and, often, it involves Hollywo ... More >>

  • Music

    June 8, 2006

    Spector 45

    We Wanna Go! (Self-released)

  • Music

    October 27, 2005

    The Beat Down

    LCD Soundsystem doesn't need turntables-- just a big, banging bell

  • Calendar

    February 28, 2002

    Got Blues?

    Dallas Theater Center shows its Blues in the Night

  • News

    September 21, 2000

    Daddy Deadliest

    Millionaire Allen Blackthorne had a unique scheme to regain custody of his kids--have his ex-wife murdered

  • Dining

    November 13, 1997

    Dining in the dark

    Hotel St. Germain forgets a culinary dictum: "The eye has its rights"

  • Music

    April 18, 1996

    Mind games

    Kim Deal puts her rock together all wrong, all right?

  • News

    March 2, 1995

    Bad Company

    Drugs from Bolivia. Cash to Panama. Arms to Nicaragua. Bo Abbott says the CIA called - and he delivered.