Born and raised in Dallas, Gary Myrick found his greatest success after moving to California and forming The Figures. In 1980, Gary Myrick & The Figures released a self-titled album that featured the new wave hit "She Talks in Stereo." The song, along with another Myrick original, ended up in the mo ... More >>
John Waite, Malea McGuinness
The Glass Cactus Nightclub
December 2, 2011
Better than: Paying for a table at some douche-filled nightclub. Oh wait, that's what I was asked to do.
First off, I have to say that John Waite, former frontman for The Babys and Bad English, still puts on a great show. S ... More >>
As we mentioned on Tuesday, this year's edition of the Dallas Observer-sponsored Artopia event on Saturday at Dallas Contemporary will have a music angle. Three DJs -- Skrause, DJ-O and The Latin House Krew -- all compete for a chance to perform at Lights All Night, December 30 and 31. If you wan ... More >>
During the late '70's, FM radio was at a definite low point. Hell, that's why punk came along in the first place. Every once in a while, a song would come across the airwaves that reminded folks of the pure joy of power pop.
"Isn't it Time" and "Everytime I Think of You" from The Babys were two suc ... More >>