Julie Doyle

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2012

    Good Records' Chris Penn: "You Can't Roll a Joint On a Digital Download"

    Christopher Todd Penn was a just a kid when he was held at knife-point in the bathroom of an Iron Maiden concert. He shouted "NO" and ran for his life, instead of giving up the goods. Later, after relocating to the area, he became more of a Tripping Daisy fan. Then he did merch for them. Now he's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2011

    Despite A Late Start and An Early End, Preteen Zenith's Live Debut At GVB Fest Still Impressed

    Mike MezeulDallas' Preteen Zenith make their live debut at GVB Fest. For more photos from the event, check out the slideshow.​It's impossible to extricate the actual Preteen Zenith, a distorted-pop sextet with all of a week's worth of full-band practice under its belt before its first gig, from th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2009

    Wee! No, Wee See. See? Or: Tim DeLaughter Has a New Baby, a DVD Art Project.

    wee see - collection one from Rolyn Barthelman on Vimeo.During Record Store Day last month, I took the 5-year-old who lives in my house to the Good Records all-day shindig, where one Julie Doyle slipped us a Polyphonic treat: a sneak peek at something called Wee See, about which Mrs. Tim DeLaughter ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2009

    How This Wasn't Called 'The Polyphonic Wee,' Well, That I'll Never Know.

    Over on Unfair Park at the moment, Wilonsky's got the low-down on the latest project from Tim DeLaughter and Julie Doyle, a children's musical and visual affair called Wee See--a development which certainly must come as a shock to anyone familiar with the Polyphonic Spree's dark, NC-17 musical styl ... More >>

  • News

    July 24, 2008

    Our 20th Music Awards

    1988-2008: Two Decades of DOMA

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2008

    The Big Caucus, Or: The Smell of Nachos and a Daytime Emmy-Winner

    Going on a voting Spree: At bottom, Julie Doyle and Tim DeLaughter stump for Hillary Clinton before Saturday's senatorial district convention on the SMU campus. I spent Saturday serving as a delegate at the Fightin’ 16th Senatorial District’s Democratic Convention at SMU’s Moody Coliseum, and ... More >>

  • Music

    May 24, 2007

    Rockers Without Borders

    Big D music is on the road and in the movies

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2007

    The Shiny Happy Spree

    Hal Samples By now you likely know the Polyphonc Spree's third full-lengther, The Fragile Army, is due out in June on TVT records. You can hear a bit of it on the band's Web site; the song's called "Section 22 (Running Away)," if you're in need of some specifics. First impressions: Jesus Christ, t ... More >>

  • News

    February 5, 2004

    Shiny Happy People

    The Polyphonic Spree is one Big Moment away from stardom. Right?

  • Music

    December 14, 2000

    Beginner's Luck

    Free to do what he wants, Tim DeLaughter leads his new band on The Polyphonic Spree

  • Music

    August 3, 2000

    Across the Bar

    New Year's day; Texas Punk Sweethearts; Growth spurt for Polyphonic Spree; Waging Red Animal War

  • Music

    February 17, 2000

    Scene, heard

    One Ton brings the discipline; Vogler takes the Azz; Zac makes some corrections

  • Music

    February 10, 2000

    Good to go, part two

    Good Records opens for business

  • Music

    November 11, 1999

    Across the Bar

    Benefits for a Daisy; Drive-In for a Spider Baby

  • Music

    November 4, 1999

    "...and that was Wes"

    Friends and family say farewell to Tripping Daisy guitarist Wes Berggren

  • Music

    October 28, 1999
  • Music

    April 15, 1999

    Tripping, not falling

    The Daisy doesn't need a major label to keep making, and selling, its music

  • Music

    December 31, 1998


    Picking the best locally made records of 1998 was easy. Who knew?

  • 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?