Michael Minzer

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2013

    The 10 Best Record Labels at DFW

    Trying to find legitimate record labels in the Dallas/Fort Worth area turned into a quest that crossed the thin barrier of insanity on more than one occasion as more and more record labels fell off our list. Fifty-four or so for the Dallas area alone were the number of record labels listed on the st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2011

    Hunter S. Thompson Lives Thanks to Dallas' Michael Minzer (and Tim Robbins)

    Allen Ginsberg and Michael Minzer during recording sessions in 1987​Michael Minzer sent me an email earlier this week containing the good news: His long-in-the-works Hunter S. Thompson record is finished. Finally. This is the one mentioned two years ago in the Evergreen Review piece done on Minzer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2008

    Echoes and Reverberations: Allen Ginsberg’s East Dallas Drive-By

    Allen Ginsberg and Karen X. Minzer at the Starck Club in Dallas in 1986 Driving through East Dallas the other day I had the odd impulse to swing by the old KNON studio. Kind of depressing to see an empty lot taking up that space now. The studio was formerly located upstairs in a wooden 50’s-e ... More >>

  • News

    March 4, 1999

    Look on the bright side

    City bureaucrats do in a report on closing Harwood Street for the Nasher garden

  • News

    March 5, 1998

    How does the garden grow?

    The Nasher sculpture garden is slow to take root