Ryan Taylor

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2014

    Oil Boom Ride a Wave of Praise for Red Metal

    It starts with a bang, or rather with a hell of an uppercut. Oil Boom's latest album, Red Metal, launches you into jangly jubilation with "45 Revolutions Per Minute," the band's highly praised single from last year. The New York Times singled it out as a highlight in the often-cluttered blues-rock g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2013

    Oil Boom Prepare a New 7" and Talk About the Value of Being a DFW Band

    Update, 6/27: Oil Boom has just announced that one of the songs on the new seven-inch will be featured in an episode of the TNT show Franklin and Bash. DFW's own Oil Boom will be releasing a seven-inch on August 13. It follows last year's impressive EP Gold Yeller. The rock trio comprises guitaris ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2012

    Oil Boom on the Magic of Donnie and Joe Emerson, Wolf People

    See also: Vinyl Fantasy's Nathan Johnson on Sunn O))), Carly Rae Jepsen See also: Dennis Gonzalez on Ramón Ayala We've started poking around in locals' iTunes, iPods, Spotify playlists, CD players, cassette decks, turntables and brains with one question in mind: What are you listening to? We don ... More >>

  • Music

    April 7, 2011

    Oil Boom

    Black Waxy (Self-released)

  • Music

    July 12, 2007

    The Rounders

    Thursday, July 12, at the Double Wide

  • Calendar

    March 18, 2004