Mark Knopfler

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2014

    The Top 10 Signs You're at a Dad Rock Concert

    If you were a dad, you'd probably have circled a certain date on your calendar months ago. (And no, it wasn't Mother's Day, you big silly.) What date is that, you might ask? Why, this coming Saturday, May 17. That's the night that the whole goddamn universe is going to explode because Foreigner is c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2012

    The Seven Best Concerts In Dallas This Week

    Nas and Lauryn Hill Monday, October 29, at the Palladium Ballroom, $54.75 This pairing is an inspired one, and especially notable for fans of Lauryn Hill, who have been wondering where the follow-up to 1998's The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill has been hiding. That (hopefully) comes with the release of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2012

    Ten Awesome Show Announcements: Father John Misty, A$AP Rocky, New Order, Deerhoof and More

    Father John MistyTuesday, October 16, at House Of BluesJosh Tillman's debut as Father John Misty, Fear Fun, is already penciled in many music critics' 2012 best-of lists. Reports about his May show at Sons of Hermann Hall were excellent. We can only expect this show to be just as solid.

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2012

    Bob Dylan Hits Verizon Theatre November 1

    Following up his 35th (!!) studio album, Tempest, out September 11, Bob Dylan will be rolling into Verizon Theatre on Thursday, November 1, with Mark Knopfler. More info to come when tickets go on sale. Honestly, I wrote this post so I could have an excuse to use this photo. It gets me every time.

  • Music

    September 27, 2007

    Bland on Bland Crime

    September's CDs produce more beef than a Western Sizzlin'

  • Music

    July 27, 2006

    Kevin Welch

    Friday, July 28, at Uncle Calvin's Coffee House

  • Film

    May 2, 2002

    Glory Bound

    A Shot at Glory veers just wide of its goal

  • Music

    December 13, 2001

    Jools Holland

    Small World Big Band (Warner Music UK)

  • Music

    August 17, 2000

    Kids Play

    The Moss Brothers are a novelty act -- until you hear them

  • Music

    April 27, 2000

    The artist formerly known as print

    Our quarterly roundup of the latest in music books

  • 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

  • Music

    October 14, 1999

    'Sunday Morning,' coming up

    Kris Kristofferson has lived a dozen lifetimes, and they keep on coming

  • Music

    September 23, 1999