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  • Blogs

    November 4, 2014

    Jack Ingram's "It's Always Gonna Rain" Gives Us Hope for 2015

    Though he hasn't officially released music in five years, for many of us in North Texas Jack Ingram hasn't gone away. For starters, he performs around here a lot; he's hit Plano, Dallas and Fort Worth in the past two months alone. And more importantly, he's built up an impressive catalog of songs ov ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2013

    The Coachella 2013 Awards

    The brunette in the backward pink mesh trucker hat and booty shorts grabs a megaphone and addresses her fellow campers. "WECOME TO COOOOACHEELLLA." The congregation of twenty 20-somethings lustily applauds. It's Thursday night, a dozen hours before the festival officially begins, and the rules ar ... More >>

  • Film

    May 13, 2010
  • Music

    October 30, 2008
  • Music

    September 18, 2008

    Seeing a Ghost

    Yeah, Grandmaster Flash graced the ones and twos at Ghostbar this weekend. But who cares? The people there didn't seem to.

  • Film

    August 3, 2006

    Show Me the Mommy

    Cuba Gooding Jr. spars with Helen Mirren in Shadowboxer

  • Culture

    October 24, 2002

    True Dat

    A Run-act play starring the Simmons brothers, Russell and the Rev

  • Music

    October 21, 1999
  • Music

    October 21, 1999

    Heads up

    Fifteen years later, the reissue of Stop Making

    Sense opens old wounds ... and heals them

  • Music

    June 24, 1999

    Rock on

    Chris Rock's Bigger and Blacker than anyone, and his new album may be the funniest hip-hop album ever made

  • Music

    August 6, 1998

    Back in the game

    At 38, Public Enemy's Chuck D goes 'where no age has gone before'

  • Music

    September 4, 1997

    Wizards of Wu

    How Wu-Tang Clan won the world

  • Music

    December 21, 1995

    Rhythm and Jews

    he modern-day klezmer revival jazzes up the music of tradition