School of Rock

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2014

    How Dallas Became a School of Rock Hub

    It sounds like tormented spirits screaming through the amplifiers as the guitarists play through the grinding riffs of "South of Heaven" by Slayer. They are fast, loud and soulful, as if generations of thrash musicians were inspiring them. Picks ignite strings that reverberate in rapid succession. F ... More >>

  • Film

    May 3, 2012
  • Blogs

    June 3, 2010

    The Best Damn Fictional Movie Bands Ever!

    ‚ÄčThere's a lot of bad movies out there made better by music. There are also a lot of indie movies out there made famous by music. The unsung heroes, however--beyond the Oscar--winning soundtracks and the Garden States of the world--are those great bands made up completely for the benefit of the mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2008

    School Of Rock Branch To Open In Dallas Area

    The Austin-based Paul Green School of Rock, which served as the inspiration for the 2003 hit comedy School of Rock, will open the doors to its first Dallas area branch in June. The school, with its mission statement of "saving rock 'n' roll one kid at a time," has already opened enrollment for its ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2007

    That Lord Vishnu Movie? Not So Fast.

    David Gordon Green, originally slated to direct Will Clarke's novel, is off to, uh, greener pastures. Ran into David Gordon Green the other day-- ya know, the Richardson-reared maker of such indie films as George Washington, All the Real Girls and the debuted-at-Sundance Snow Angels, starring Kate B ... More >>