Lionel Richie

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in Dallas This Weekend, 7/11-7/13

    So let's get this straight: right when it's starting to resemble something akin to a real Texas summer, with some triple-digit temperatures in the forecast, we start hearing about a polar vortex? Well, anything's possible. And with the World Cup drawing to a close this weekend, we might all be teete ... More >>

  • Music

    July 10, 2014
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    July 7, 2014

    The 10 Best Dallas Concerts This Week, 7/7 - 7/13

    Sometimes the only thing that's worse than a Monday is the Monday after a three-day weekend. Honestly, what does anyone have to look forward to now? Aside from, you know, some real summer heat finally starting to creep in. Fortunately the start of any new week in Dallas also means another new week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2014

    Lionel Richie's "Hello" is the Most Confusing Music Video of All Time

    Lionel Richie and CeeLo Green are touring together. At first glance it seems odd, a Dungeon Family affiliate splitting time with someone I always picture wearing a turtleneck. But here we are -- the tour is real and we must confront the idea enough to decide whether or not to buy a ticket. And act ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2013

    Tales From The Sweatlodge, Or the Yellow Tent at FFFFest

    There are too many people in the Yellow tent at Fun Fun Fun Fest. This is true at almost all times. It's awesome, because a festival has a comedy tent, but it does mean that if you want to see a comedian, or one of the ragtag collection of bands they put in there, you're going to have to turn up ear ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2013

    ACL 2013: Which Weekend Was Better?

    This year's Austin City Limits festival marked the first time the event expanded into two full weekends of entertainment. Unfortunately, huge crowds of 75,000 people weren't the only things flooding into Zilker Park, and the final day of the fest was cancelled due to dangerous weather (also a first) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2013

    Full ACL Schedule Released, Dreams Everywhere Crushed

    Austin City Limits shattered dreams this morning, as every festival eventually must, when it released its schedule for the two-weekend bash. Whereas before excited festival-goers could look at the line-up and think "I'd love to see that one! And that one! Wow, and them!," now they must look at the s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2013

    Austin City Limit's 2013 Lineup

    Austin City Limits' lineup for 2013 was just announced: Headliners include Depeche Mode, The Cure, Muse, Kings of Leon and noted teenage-girl-advice-givers Atoms for Peace. Tickets go on sale May 7 -- early bird passes are sold out but VIP is available if you just can't wait. See also: -50 Don't ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2013

    Billboard Now Counts YouTube Plays, so "Harlem Shake" is Number One

    "Harlem Shake" is the No. 1 song in the United States of America this week, which means that now is your chance to listen to more than fifteen seconds of it. Baauer's meme soundtrack is the beneficiary of a Billboard rule change--YouTube views have been added to the Hot 100 calculations, joining phy ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    The Best of SXSW Music: Wednesday 3/14/2012

    ​If you're familiar with chaos theory, which in its basic form is the attempt to find patterns in the random acts of shit on Earth, then you may understand the difficulty that comes with describing a full day at SXSW. To break down the bright, scintillating chaos, Village Voice Media's roving musi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2012

    SXSW Coverage Ahead. Plus, We're Sponsoring 50 Cent, Big K.R.I.T. and More

    "What I want from each and every one of you is a hard-target search of every gas station, residence, warehouse, farmhouse, henhouse, outhouse and doghouse in that area." -- Tommy Lee Jones, The Fugitive You don't have to spend much time at South By Southwest to know that all of the above building ... More >>

  • Music

    May 12, 2011
  • Music

    February 24, 2011

    Diana Ross

    Wednesday, March 2, at The Majestic Theatre

  • Music

    September 30, 2010

    Centro-matic/South San Gabriel

    Eyas (Self-released)

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2010

    Centro-matic/South San Gabriel Release New EP of Dual Hawks Extras, A Lionel Richie Cover

    ​Good news today for anyone sitting around, waiting on new material from Centro-matic: This morning, the band announced the release of a new EP called Eyas. Like Dual Hawks, the band's last album, which came as a double-album, one disc filled Centro-matic material and the other consisting of the b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2010

    The Problem With.. Enrique Iglesias' "I Like It"

    Here we go again: Another star from a decade ago is making a come back this summer, armed with the beats of today and processed robot vocals--and, yet, it's another song that isn't about robots!

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2007

    Centro-matic Does It "All Night Long." Seriously, All Night.

    Are you still lamenting a New Year's spent at another lame party, drunkenly arguing with friends over board game rules? Or perhaps you didn't even make it that far, passing out on the couch some time during Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve special? Well, next year, make sure to end up wherever Ce ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    January 4, 2007

    A Legendary Outing

    Twilight Princess is the best Zelda ever.

  • Music

    December 8, 2005

    The Beatdown

    Miguel Migs' organic house sounds go down easy

  • Music

    June 30, 2005

    Paul Anka

    Rock Swings (Verve)

  • News

    February 3, 2005
  • Music

    January 27, 2005

    Radio Ready

    How The Vanished's "My Favorite Scar" became my favorite guilty pleasure

  • Calendar

    December 2, 2004

    Stand-up Guy

    Bill Bellamy's new fast lane

  • Calendar

    November 11, 2004

    Twirl Girls

    Dallas' American beauties

  • Music

    May 13, 2004

    Truly in Love With Lionel

    It may be easy as Sunday morning to dis Lionel Richie. But why do that?

  • Music

    February 26, 2004

    Are You Kidding Me?

    The reigning king of Southern rock in concert

  • Music

    December 11, 2003

    Kinky Friedman

    December 13

  • News

    March 2, 2000

    Love unlimited

    KRNB-FM's Rudy V is the smoothest operator on the air, whether you're a man in trouble or a woman in love

  • News

    April 30, 1998

    Air Joyner

    Onetime fly jock Tom Joyner has landed a radio deal with Corporate America that is making him the conscience of the black community

  • Music

    October 10, 1996

    Mister Corn Mo rising

    Jon Cunningham and his post-modern vaudeville

  • News

    March 21, 1996

    The House of Cottrell (Part I)

    The untold story of bitterness and betrayal in black Dallas' royal family