The neo city on the hills is a far cry from its cheap pot, cold beer and low-rent former ways.
A Store-by-store Breakdown of this Year's Record Store Day Events Around Town
Annie BenjaminOne of the best--but least heralded--area singer/songwriters, Annie Benjamin, is playing as part of a cool triple-bill at CD Source this Saturday. Also appearing will be local soul singer Montrose and something called Acoustic Distortion.Benjamin is a middle-class, middle-aged mothe ... More >>
A field guide to the hippest music festivals of the summer
Sharing a south-side secret
We gear up for the biggest party of the year on Tuesday, May 9
Genderqueer: Straight or gay, these kids refuse to play dress-up by the rules
Why the Austin City Limits Music Fest is stupider than a big bowl of dust
New Orleans musicians in Texas overcome Katrina the only way they know how
The Best of Both Worlds (Rhino)
Houston had one of its most shocking race murders 45 years ago. But exactly whose tragedy was it?
Inmates on Texas' Death Row leave behind immeasurable pain and countless victims--including their own families
The Kadanes celebrate The New Year, One Ton Records sticks its head in the Buzz-Oven, and oh-so-much more
Tary Owens helped rescue the early roots of Texas music. Then those songs saved Owens from himself.
Within days of a shotgun attack in Rowlett, tempestuous Dallas lawyer Catherine Shelton found herself in the crosshairs of a murder investigation. It isn't the first time.
Two supposed champions of open government are pushing hard to keep campaign finance records off the Internet. What don't they want you to know?
Texas' Log Cabin Republicans find themselves the ultimate outsiders--vilified by both the GOP and fellow gays
Eddie Van Halen doesn't really care if you like the "new" Van Halen
Essential bassist Tommy Shannon hangs in there
For those about to rock, we salute AC/DC
Sloppy and perfect, Golden Smog is the best of all worlds