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  • Blogs

    September 1, 2011

    Buddy Guy: "If [Clapton] Says That I Am The Greatest Guitar Player Ever, Then Maybe I Am."

    Buddy Guy​At 75, guitarist Buddy Guy remains as nimble of a string-bender as he was when his career started over 50 years ago. And what a career it's been: Eric Clapton calls Guy the greatest player ever, and, clearly, Guy has influenced generations of blues guitarists. He still makes gr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2010

    Q&A: Scorpions' Rudolf Schenker Talks Retirement, Friendship, Success and Getting Chicks

    Scorpions' Rudolph Schenker​Since The Scorpions didn't reach great commercial success until the late '70s and early '80s, many people don't realize that some form of the band has been around since 1965. 45 years later, and massive hits from the '80s such as "Rock You Like a Hurricane" and "No One ... More >>

  • Music

    December 7, 2006

    Blinded by Ambition

    Thomas Dolby continues searching for science and some overdue respect

  • Music

    August 31, 2006

    Heavy Medal

    For her next trick, Carly Patterson attempts to trade in somersaults for singing

  • News

    April 26, 2001

    Reel People

    It's about the artists, not the stars at the 31st annual USA Film Festival

  • Music

    November 23, 2000

    A Legend in the Making

    The Blond Bomber flies from Waxahachie to Alan Freed, with a Strat as his sole defense

  • Music

    March 16, 2000

    Bug in your ear

    For 25 years, Bug Music has protected the rights of songwriters. In the process, it's gotten Willie Dixon's songs back from Led Zeppelin and transformed Iggy Pop into a TV commercial composer.

  • Music

    February 3, 2000

    Folk that

    The Chieftains prove folk music can be popular -- as long as you record with Elvis Costello and The Rolling Stones

  • Film

    December 23, 1999

    Ego trip

    Carrey channels Kaufman, but is it worth a trip to the Moon?

  • Music

    September 2, 1999

    I don't want my MP3

    Or: How the Internet could kill the album

  • Music

    March 18, 1999

    Good at being the best

    The youngest man in rock and roll, Ronnie Dawson gets hitched and grows up (sort of)

  • Music

    September 10, 1998


    You got the Knack a long time ago, but Doug Fieger thinks you need it again

  • Music

    December 25, 1997

    Cry tough

    Essential bassist Tommy Shannon hangs in there

  • Music

    October 16, 1997

    Soul brother number one

    Ray Charles rules a far-flung kingdom

  • 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 12, 1997

    The ghost of Xmas passes

    Landmark local band packs it in

  • Music

    March 20, 1997

    Soul survivor

    Four decades after his first record, Solomon Burke is still in the studio and in God's arms

  • Music

    February 20, 1997

    You got another thing comin'

    Venal old fraud Pat Boone bellies up to the trough once more with an album of metal covers

  • Music

    July 4, 1996

    Hey, Pachuco!

    Retro rascality or cultural imperialism?

  • Music

    February 15, 1996

    Lonely Hunter

    After a self-imposed exile in Mexico and obscurity, a Texas bluesman comes home

  • Music

    February 1, 1996


    Some of the best records are the ones never released

  • Music

    January 18, 1996

    T.C.B. or T.Y.A.

    Bobby Patterson, Dallas' great unsung soul singer, gets his Second chance

  • Music

    November 16, 1995

    Live and demystified

    More man than legend, Bob Dylan brings it all back home

  • Music

    January 26, 1995

    Trouble blues

    Buddy Guy doesn't want money or fame, just a little respect