Ron Carter

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2013

    Earth, Wind and Fire's Verdine White on Marriage, Legacy and Playing for Barack Obama

    Earth, Wind and Fire are one of those legendary bands that are beyond genre identification. Throughout the 70's, 80's and 90's, the band's mixture of R&B, soul, jazz, rock, funk, disco and gospel challenged radio programmers and sold over 90 million albums. From a tour stop in Los Angeles and in an ... More >>

  • Culture

    March 11, 2004

    Free to Download

    How can you steal music you can't even buy?

  • Music

    April 13, 2000

    Two-bass hit

    A six-disc box reminds us why Miles and Trane were the ultimate one-two punch

  • Music

    July 29, 1999

    Stacks of wax

    Adventures at the bottom of the music trade

  • Music

    April 22, 1999

    The new old sound

    Branford Marsalis' latest disc is a Requiem by and for a heavyweight

  • Calendar

    April 30, 1998

    Night & Day

    April 30 - May 6, 1998

  • News

    July 3, 1997

    The son almost rises

    Ross Perot Jr. is pushing 40, and still trying to slip from his father's shadow. He's built Alliance Airport, bought the Mavericks, and is trying to ramrod a new arena. But he isn't a pit bull like his old man. That's where Frank Zaccanelli comes in.

  • Music

    October 17, 1996

    House of David

    Fathead comes home

  • Film

    December 15, 1994

    Love and bore

    The apolitical, unfunny, and curiously nonsexy Speechless is one big missed opportunity

  • Film

    November 17, 1994

    Channel surfing

    The 1994 Dallas Video Festival mixes equal parts ineptitude and brilliance