Shuggie Otis

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2013

    Shuggie Otis at the Kessler, 10/4/13: Review

    With a concert ticket in hand to see a notoriously reclusive legend of the past, one never really knows just what to expect. An artist like Shuggie Otis is an especially curious case. After creating some of the most singularly influential albums of the early seventies, the psychedelic R&B pioneer di ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2013

    The Nine Best Concerts in Dallas This Week, October 3-9

    Well people, this is not a drill. We are in a full-fledged government shutdown, for the first time in 17 years. Have you noticed how people keep saying that like 17 years is a really long time? Seventeen-year-old people were born in 1996. Think about that, lamestream media. We were doing the Macaren ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2013

    ACL Late Night Shows: Full Schedule, Including 16 in Dallas

    Austin City Limits is just a couple flips on the calendar away. This year's inaugural two-weekend run on October 4 to 6 and 11 to 13 also features a series of late-night shows in Austin. And a run of bands from somewhere on the lineup in other Texas cities, including Houston and Dallas. Most of th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2013

    Macklemore, Beyonce, Mumford & Sons, Miranda Lambert, The National and More Top Show Announcements

    OK, one of two things must have happened while I was on vacation this past weekend: Either all music promoters in the world decided to have an official Fire Under Ass Conference, or there's something in the pop star Kool-Aid, because we just got shipped over a mountain of show announcements that I'd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2013

    Austin City Limit's 2013 Lineup

    Austin City Limits' lineup for 2013 was just announced: Headliners include Depeche Mode, The Cure, Muse, Kings of Leon and noted teenage-girl-advice-givers Atoms for Peace. Tickets go on sale May 7 -- early bird passes are sold out but VIP is available if you just can't wait. See also: -50 Don't ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2008

    Pardon, But What New Radio Show?

    Probably should have mentioned this, like, oh, I dunno, Friday maybe? But, yes, I did host a late-night music show on KTCK-AM (1310, The Ticket) on Saturday night that lasted till the wee small hours of Sunday morning. It's called Till 2, as in: Nothing good ever happens after 2 in the morning, but ... More >>

  • Music

    August 17, 2006

    Pegasus Now

    Careless Loveseeds (self-released)

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2006
  • Year End Music

    December 30, 2004

    On the Down-Low

    Shovel away all that Usher, Prince and Lil Jon you've been jamming and dig this year's buried black-music treasures.

  • Music

    October 11, 2001

    Soul Alone

    N'Dambi doesn't need a record label. She just needs you to listen.

  • Music

    July 12, 2001

    Various Artists

    Off-Centre: A Riot on Old Street (BBE), Beats & Pieces Volume Two (BBE), Funk Rock (BBE)

  • Music

    April 12, 2001

    Shuggie Otis

    Inspiration Information (Luaka Bop)