Link Wray

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2014

    Sealion Lives for the Thrill of Playing House Shows

    On a sweaty Sunday night in July, Fort Worth indie labels Dreamy Soundz and Lo-Life Recordings threw a party at the Where House. For Panther City music fans, the Where House is more or less the locus for boozy, large-scale, late-night DIY throwdowns. One of the two stages was set up outside in a spo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2012

    The Top Ten North Texas Blues Albums

    See also: The best Texas songs of all time, #100-80 See also: The best Texas songs of all time, #79-60 Alex Moore, Alex Moore Barrelhouse pianist "Whistling" Alex Moore spent all of his life in Dallas, recording for Columbia in 1929, Decca in 1937, and RPM/Kent in 1951. During the '60s blues reviv ... More >>

  • Music

    September 3, 2009

    Los Straitjackets, The Von Ehrics

    Saturday, September 5, at Trees

  • Film

    September 3, 2009
  • Music

    April 12, 2007

    Killer Tracks

    Tarantino and Rodriguez on the rhythm of movies and music

  • Music

    January 5, 2006

    Death Pool For Cutie

    Check the Vegas odds-- it's time to predict this year's rock star deaths

  • Music

    November 17, 2005

    Walker, Texas Ranger

    From Dallas came the man who first plugged blues into an amp--and into popular culture

  • Music

    April 7, 2005

    Tiger Army

    Thursday, April 7

  • Music

    January 27, 2000

    Calla the doctor

    Sean Donovan knows what local musicians need to do: move

  • Music

    March 4, 1999
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    February 19, 1998

    The glory of Bugs

    Texas guitar hero Bugs Henderson wouldn't swap family for fame

  • Music

    January 8, 1998

    Every which way but loose

    The Dallas scene flourishes beneath the chaos

  • Music

    July 31, 1997

    A dream deferred

    Gene Summers hasn't had to work a day job since 1958, but it took him more than 30 years to get back to the music he loved

  • Music

    June 19, 1997
  • Music

    May 22, 1997

    A fistful of tunes

    The Big Gundown squints into the sun, throws its serape over its shoulder, and makes its play

  • Music

    October 31, 1996

    The one that you want

    High-school confidential, reflected in a '90s fun-house mirror

  • Music

    July 4, 1996
  • Music

    February 1, 1996

    Surf and turf

    Austin's Teisco Del Rey resurrects the lost art of the twang

  • Music

    January 11, 1996
  • Music

    December 1, 1994

    Beating time

    New Bohemians show proves you can go home again, but only for a little while