Foster the People With St. Lucia South Side Ballroom, Dallas Tuesday, April 29, 2014 Foster the People may owe its fame to one thing and one thing only -- "Pumped Up Kicks" -- but that doesn't mean they can't still sell tickets. With their wave of one-hit-wonderdom still yet to crest, it's no surpr ... More >>
"Why on earth would you want a ticket to see the guy from Creed?" Gavin Cleaver asked me, after I asked if there were still tickets available for the Scott Stapp show at House of Blues. As it turns out, he wouldn't be the last one to ask that question. Even my plus one only agreed to come because sh ... More >>
Love him or hate him, Scott Stapp has one of those over-the-top personas that seem part and parcel of being a rock star. Best known as the leader of Creed, Stapp's deep, bellowing vocals helped that band reach massive popular heights in the late 90's and early 2000's. During that time, Stapp became ... More >>
(This week, Cheap Bastard hits Dairy-ette (9785 Ferguson Road, 214-327-9983) and finds something better than Sonic and Whataburger. For that kind of digging, we're thinking of moving her to investigations.) Ceiling leaks: 2 (size large) People actually reading the whole newspaper: 3 Dairy-ette is ... More >>
Looks like the 2012 apocalypse predicted by the Mayans is taking a completely unexpected form. That's right: Creed has announced a tour that will come to Grand Prairie's Verizon Theatre on Wednesday, May 12 -- right around the time their forthcoming record is rumored to be released.Ticket prices ... More >>
OK, here she probably smelled like blood and semen...According to fragrance industry insiders, Lady Gaga has requested that Monster, the perfume she is developing, smell of "blood and semen." Frankly, that's a head-scratcher for us -- it sounds more like a Bloodhound Gang scent, or perhaps a Load ... More >>
YeahdefIn a weird turn of events, 2011 has started off as a pretty Creed-heavy year around here. Last week, we scratched music history's not-yet-healed wound with two posts mentioning Scott Stapp and the gang. (To be fair, we actually spent most of that time talking about the gang minus Stapp, wh ... More >>
Can you really blame the rest of Creed for wanting to ditch this guy?In the late '90s and early 2000s, there were few bands higher on the proverbial food chain than Creed, with their first three multi-platinum albums amassing a total sales of over 30 million copies during their heyday. But dozens ... More >>
Who in music will join the Choir Invisible this year? Let's bet.
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