Josh Garza

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    May 11, 2011

    BREAKING NEWS: The Secret Machines Haven't Broken Up. Quite The Opposite.

    It's a fair question: With Brandon Curtis off playing in Interpol, Benjamin Curtis long gone and in his own School of Seven Bells project (who'll play the Homegrown Fest in Dallas this weekend), Josh Garza reportedly spending his 2010 working with members of Elefant and Monster Magnet, and, as of t ... More >>

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    June 8, 2010

    Dallas Native and Secret Machine Member Brandon Curtis To Join Interpol's Live Set-up

    "Hey, dude on the left: Wanna join Interpol?"​Yesterday, on its MySpace page blog, soon-to-be-returning-to-the-spotlight buzz band Interpol (which is slated to release its fourth studio album, a self-titled release, in September) announced that it was adding two members to its live set-up--former ... More >>

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    November 30, 2009

    Over The Weekend: Cursive at Hailey's Club

    Cursive, Capgun Coup, Old Canes, The Timeline PostHailey's ClubNovember 27th, 2009 Better than: realizing that the Black Friday deal you got was a Black Friday bust. Cursive​Watching the four-band bill on Friday was like watching many Dallas Cowboys' wins: Everything came together in the last ... More >>

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    September 24, 2009

    The Secret Machines,...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead

    Tuesday, September 29,at the Granada Theater

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    July 31, 2008

    Welcome Back, Curtis

    The Secret Machines return to Dallas minus a Curtis brother—but still with plenty of confidence, nonetheless

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    April 13, 2006

    Secret Machines

    Ten Silver Drops (Warner Bros.)

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    April 7, 2006

    Ol' "Blue Eyes"

    Secret Machines--Dallas-to-NYC ex-pats Josh Garza and bros Ben and Brandon Curtis--release their new disc Ten Silver Drops on April 25; Interweb users, feel free to get it now from iTunes. We review the disc next week, but if you want a sneak peek, here's the video for "Lightning Blue Eyes," a highl ... More >>

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    March 27, 2006

    Secret Machines: All You Need is Bono

    Josh Garza, drummer for the beloved Dallas-to-NYC band Secret Machines, gave an interview to the U2 fansite, during which he talked up the band's forthcoming album (Ten Silver Drops) and, of course, what it was like to open for U2 in Mexico last month during The Vertigo Tour. During ... More >>

  • Music

    July 28, 2005

    Dallas Hates Art Rock

    Day of the Double Agent comes out of hiding with pedals, samplers and tape loops in hand

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    April 21, 2005


    Feathers From the Wing (EP)

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    June 24, 2004

    Anatomy of a Buzz

    With the proper machinery in place, a band could remain a Secret no more

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    May 16, 2002

    The Machines Are Winning

    Secret Machines have conquered NYC. Sort of.

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    November 29, 2001

    Greatest Hits

    Regina Chellew flies solo as Chao

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    September 13, 2001

    Scene, Heard

    Getting some closure

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    April 19, 2001

    2001 Dallas Observer Music Awards

    Narrow margins remind us that everyone's a winner

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    August 24, 2000

    Bringing Up Babies

    When Babies Eat Pennies is a shock to the system, whether you like it or not

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    March 16, 2000

    Across the Bar

    Comet sighting; Clumsy in Motown; Grand Street redubbed; Bar of Soap brings in road grime

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    February 10, 2000

    Scene, heard

    Fawning Pumpkins; Audio LUXURY; Door dates; And a ton of Rubber Gloves

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    December 23, 1999

    Home groans

    Will this year's best local records survive the millennium?

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    November 4, 1999

    Rock on

    Chris Weber comes back to Denton to try his luck with Rock Lottery

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    August 19, 1999

    Across the Bar

    Post from Vermont is returned to sender; Who is A Quick One; The Cavern experiments; The Volares get good print

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    July 15, 1999

    Captain sensibility

    The gang's all here in the Secret Machines of Captain Audio

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    May 6, 1999

    Comes to mind

    Even on album, Sivad's just making it up as it goes

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    April 29, 1999
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    February 11, 1999

    Night & Day

    February 11 - 17, 1999

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    January 7, 1999
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    October 15, 1998

    Night & Day

    October 15 - 21, 1998

  • News

    July 2, 1998

    Getting the business

    With the new Jesus Hits Like The Atom Bomb, Tripping Daisy has made the best record of its seven-year career. So what took so long?

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    April 30, 1998
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    April 9, 1998

    Oh Captain, my captain

    Sometimes, being a supergroup just means they're really good