Kevin Von Erich

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2010

    Local Music 'Mericans: Scott Beggs

    Welcome to Local Music'Mericans, where we'll be meeting some people behind the local music scene who aren't musicians, but more behind-the-scenes folk. Scott Beggs​Scott Beggs, once one of the kids in the punk rock crowds back in the day, has been assembling live concerts in DFW since the mid-'9 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    Finally, The Kerry and Kevin Von Erich Action Figures You Know You've Always Wanted

    Click to embiggen Kevin and Kerry's action figures. Use The Iron Claw, if you must.​Long story short: Upon learning from Zac Crain this morning of the death of Jimmy Wehba -- that's Garland's own Skandor Akbar to you and my grandfather, who spent every Saturday night tuned to wrestling on Channel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2008

    Sooner or Later You Knew I’d Get Around to Pro Rasslin’

    Now, and only now, I've earned the right to call this joint The Sportatorium. Just got my grubby little hands on Gentleman’s Choice, a new documentary by Dallas film producer Mickey Grant. Better late than never, those of you who stumbled onto this site looking for professional wrestling vign ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2007

    Shine On, Golden Warriors

    You know who I miss? Corn Mo. And if you miss the gone-to-NYC Dutch Treat as much as I do, go to his Web site and download a handful of tracks, including the immortal Kevin Von Erich trib "Shine On, Golden Warrior," which I do believe appeared on one of our Dallas Observer Scene, Heard compilations ... More >>

  • Music

    October 24, 2002

    Mo Better

    Corn Mo left D-FW for NYC, but he didn't leave his talent behind

  • Music

    November 2, 2000

    Hard Eight

    We knocked over the stack of local releases and found eight you need to hear

  • Music

    September 10, 1998

    Heavy mettle

    Bless 'em, Dooms U.K. make art for Art Rock's sake

  • News

    December 18, 1997
  • News

    November 20, 1997

    Wrestling With Tragedy

    As the sole survivor of his family's ring dynasty, Kevin Von Erich struggles to keep a painful past alive.

  • Music

    October 10, 1996

    Mister Corn Mo rising

    Jon Cunningham and his post-modern vaudeville