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Otis Redding

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2012

    The 100 Best Texas Songs: The Complete List

    100. Tripping Daisy, "Sonic Bloom" Before this album, the band had a grunge-pop affectation, but this song, from 1998's Jesus Hits Like the Atom Bomb, was more heartfelt than anything they'd done before. - Daniel Hopkins 99. Pleasant Grove, "The Plaque at 16ft" Bret Egner wrote "The Plaque at 16ft, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2009

    Echoes and Reverberations: Our Radio Heads Are Waxing Nostalgic

    The staff of the Zoo, as seen on Liles' bedroom wall poster.I was twelve years old and up way past my bedtime. The headphones were on and I was hiding underneath the blankets. The stereo was tuned to a Dallas radio station called "The Zoo". A DJ named JD was playing a track from The Beatles' W ... More >>

  • Music

    May 17, 2007

    Going Green

    Martin Sexton embarks on an eco-friendly tour

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2006

    Angus Wynne Remembers His Old Friend, James Brown

    Were he not having elbow operated on Thursday morning, Angus Wynne would be attending James Brown's funeral -- not as a fan, but as a friend. Wynne, who began accruing his local legend in the mid-1960s as a show promoter who brought the likes of Jimi Hendrix and Bob Dylan to Dallas, has known Brown ... More >>

  • News

    April 17, 2003
  • Culture

    May 24, 2001

    Look Ahead

    D.A. Pennebaker doesn't make history, but he's captured so much of it

  • Music

    April 26, 2001

    Straight Talk

    Soul 73 KKDA's Millie Jackson tells it how it is, no matter what that happens to be

  • Music

    May 18, 2000

    Cajun against the machine

    Wayne Toups tries to unite the worlds of Zydeco and Cajun music. Wait, they weren't already?

  • Music

    July 22, 1999

    Love Hurts

    A new record pays homage to Gram Parsons, a hero before his time

  • Music

    January 14, 1999

    Macha men

    More than a decade after fronting one of Dallas' first new-wave bands, Joshua and Mischo McKay go out of this world

  • Music

    October 1, 1998

    The oldest story in the world

    Fourteen years after breaking up, the Plimsouls return with a new record and an old sound

  • Music

    September 3, 1998

    Souled out

    After 25 years of Texas' best rock, Q102 bids a tearless farewell

  • Music

    March 26, 1998

    Acid reign

    Has Spiritualized emerged with its masterwork, or is it just the drugs?

  • Music

    November 13, 1997

    Jerry's kids

    Jam bands burst into bloom

  • Music

    August 14, 1997

    Extrapolating rhythm and blues

    Cajun monarch Marcia Ball spreads her wings

  • Music

    February 27, 1997

    The quiet man

    Cornell Dupree is the ultimate un-showoff

  • Music

    June 27, 1996

    The maitre d' of R&B

    Elvis T. Busboy drives his soul train into the future

  • Music

    January 18, 1996

    T.C.B. or T.Y.A.

    Bobby Patterson, Dallas' great unsung soul singer, gets his Second chance

  • Music

    June 8, 1995

    Star maker

    Can Interscope do for four local bands what it did for Nine Inch Nails and Snoop Dogg?

  • Film

    November 17, 1994

    Channel surfing

    The 1994 Dallas Video Festival mixes equal parts ineptitude and brilliance

  • Music

    November 10, 1994

    Peace and happiness

    Ted Hawkins' music isn't about his difficult past, but his promising future

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