Nancy Wilson

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2014

    Four Dallas Beats Producers You Need to Hear Now

    When it comes to genres that have been allowed to flourish in the age of the online music cloud, few have risen to greater prominence than future sounds, better known to most as beats. An all-encompassing chimeric blend of electronic, hip-hop and soul that, beats takes DJs and producers of more trad ... More >>

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    August 16, 2013

    Heart at Gexa Energy Pavilion, 8/15/13: Review

    Growing up in the late '70s and early '80s, bands like Heart were the bane of my existence. As a teenager, I cringed when hits like "Magic Man" or "Barracuda" were constantly coming from the radio in my dad's car. Sure, both Ann and Nancy Wilson were easy on the eyes, but this stuff was Led Zeppelin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2013

    This Week's Top Show Announcements: Divine Fits, Blue Oyster Cult, Ben Folds Five, Rob Zombie and More

    As we sit in our cubicles, school chairs or desks today, the Texas sky is relentless with its 73-degree beauty, tempting all of us to turn on some tunes, throw up our hands and have recess. Texas has just reached the perfect time of year when all of the alchemy is correct for hosting a plethora of m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    Today In Music News: Wilson/Crowe Call It Quits, The Hold Steady Support The Twins And Toby Keith Gets Social

    Your daily dose of national music news for Monday, September 27, 2010...Divorce news that sucks as bad as your parents calling it quits: Nancy Wilson and Cameron Crowe are getting divorced. Members of The Hold Steady lend their support for the Minnesota Twins with a new song.Toby Keith may play up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2010

    Picture Show: Heart Totally Hearts the House of Blues

    Kevin TodoraNancy Wilson Hearts You​Who covers Led Zeppelin better than Heart? If you're skeptical, which I was as a massive Led Zeppelin fan, well, then you haven't heard their spot-on, no-Black-Crowes-members cover of "Black Dog."But I digress.Heart brought its particular brand of rock, along wi ... More >>

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    August 19, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 27, 2010

    Idol Rich: And the Winner Is...

    ​This is, essentially, a "closure" post. I think we all have to come terms with the fact that Fort Worth/Cool's Casey James was let go in favor of the inferior Lee DeWyze. Whether or not I think CJ should be the American Idol, I've blogged the finale because he and a couple of other North Texans w ... More >>

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    October 12, 2006
  • Music

    December 9, 2004

    Sue Foley

    Thursday, December 9

  • Music

    April 15, 2004

    2004 Dallas Observer Music Awards

    You voted. We counted. It's your favorite local acts, amplified.

  • Music

    November 6, 2003

    The Gospel Truth

    Kings of Leon grew up in the South, but not on Southern rock

  • Culture

    March 7, 2002

    Lush Life

    No script, no plot. Who cares? Blues in the Night hits all the right notes.

  • Culture

    April 12, 2001

    The Man Who

    Pearl Jam manager Kelly Curtis is the guy behind the guys

  • Music

    September 14, 2000

    Still Alive!

    Peter Frampton, the golden god of the 1970s, is, once more, Almost Famous

  • Music

    September 16, 1999

    Chris Cornell

    Euphoria Morning (A&M Records)

  • Music

    August 5, 1999

    Heart to hold

    Ann and Nancy Wilson aren't a nostalgia act...yet

  • Music

    October 22, 1998
  • Music

    March 26, 1998

    Lush life

    Nancy Wilson may be the greatest jazz singer left

  • Calendar

    May 22, 1997
  • Music

    December 8, 1994

    Chestnuts and lumps of coal

    Bennett, Buttholes, and John Tesh--these are a few of our favorite, and least favorite, things