Your week-ending farewell comes a little earlier than usual this week with good reason: Twenty years ago today, at around this very time, I was sitting at my desk at the Dallas Times Herald writing for the afternoon edition the front-page obituary for Stevie Ray Vaughan, who died in a helicopter ... More >>
A friend recalls the legendary record man
SRV (Epic Records/Legacy)
Tary Owens helped rescue the early roots of Texas music. Then those songs saved Owens from himself.
The Cornell Hurd Band is in it for the long haul
Epic keeps raiding Stevie Ray Vaughan's vault, but when is enough enough?
September 3 - 9, 1998
Andrew Baxter Jr. may be a mere child, but the 11-year-old guitarist is no novelty
Darlington does the twist
The Dallas scene flourishes beneath the chaos
A new CD and a move to L.A. herald a career boost for Denny Freeman
Cajun monarch Marcia Ball spreads her wings
Paul Slavens goes from Freak Show to trio to solo
Two area favorites are back--one returning, the other reborn
Keith Ferguson keeps a loose grip on Fabulous past
Austin's Toni Price staunchly defends her artistic independence