I see our music blog's celebrating MTV's 30th today by ticking off a few Dallas-music-related moments featured on the former music network over the years. I have since reminded our music editor: I'm old. So old I recall off the top of my bald head a few that were left off the list -- like, say, the ... More >>
Rihanna, J. Cole, a goddamn fire
July 8 2011
Better than: The Voice. Wait, does The Voice have fire?
Rachel ParkerRihanna at the AAC last night. For more photos, check out the slideshow.Four spotlight displays and a rounded widescreen highlighted the swanky American
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Everybody knows that contest-based reality shows give out different roles to play and that level of casting certainly extends to the judges. After all, American Idol all but invented the boosterish judge (paging Paula Abdul), the urban cool-cat judge -- as in Randy Jackson, and, of course, ev ... More >>
If you hold on for one more day, things'll go your way.The infamous, mostly deadly, 20-inch snake that vanished from a Bronx Zoo's Reptile House five days ago (and may or may not have created a Twitter account in the process) was captured this afternoon. According to the Huffington Post, the thin ... More >>
On a rare night out a few weeks ago, I found myself in a ladies' room, eavesdropping on a conversation between two leggy blondes. They were ready to move on to the next party and were debating the destination. What occurred next left me in momentary shock and made me realize how out of it I r ... More >>
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 >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Tuesday, May 25, 2010...Slipknot's bass player has been found dead. Limp Bizkit canceling their summer tour because they are not an "amphitheater band" is code for "not selling enough tickets."Our long national nightmare is over, Paula Abdul is returning to ... More >>
WTF, America? Lilly Scott had the right sentiment when she was kicked off last night, as she wondered what America wanted to hear, and lamented the loss of strong talent from the competition (including herself).And I can't help but feel bad for talking up ol' Todrick Hall and Alex Lambert yesterd ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Friday, September 11, 2009...
Sooooo, Courtney Love didn't authorize the use of Kurt's likeness for Guitar Hero 5? But Activision has a agreement signed by her? Huh. Maybe she just forgot she signed it?
Who's the logical choice to replace Paula Abdul on ... More >>
Anand Jon Alexander with Paula Abdul, who he claimed as a clientMuch thanks to the many Friends of Unfair Park who've sent an update concerning the fate of fashion designer Anand Jon Alexander, about whom we first wrote in May 2007 in the paper version of Unfair Park. In that piece, several aspir ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Tuesday, August 18, 2009...Bob Dylan was picked up by police in New Jersey while looking at a house that was for sale. I know he's old now but, geez, the officer couldn't tell it was Dylan?Tommy Lee will step out from behind the ol' drum kit because he burn ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Wednesday, April 29, 2009...
If a tree falls in the woods, who cares? Case in point: Paula Abdul has left American Idol.
Tommy Lee said he's still "baffled" why anyone watched his notorious sex tape with Pam Anderson Hint: Because it showed Pam ... More >>