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  • Blogs

    September 18, 2014

    What 35 Denton Could Learn From Oaktopia

    In the fall of 2011, I got a gig as an in-house scribe for 35 Denton. It wasn't paid, save for a complimentary wristband to the four-day festival (which is damn near a golden nugget for any young music fan). One of our tasks leading up to the festival's weekend in March was trodding around Denton an ... More >>

  • Film

    March 27, 2014
  • Blogs

    February 5, 2014

    Ash at House of Blues: Last Night I Was a Wayward Kid in Rural England Again

    The last time I told you all a story about my teenage years, Billy Corgan got really angry. So I tell you this story in the hope that it will, for no apparent reason, anger Billy Corgan again. I was either 14 or 15, and I was living in a tiny village somewhere in the English Cotswolds called Hook N ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2014

    Children Draw Hip-Hop Legends OutKast, The Notorious B.I.G. and More

    Editor's Note: Shea Serrano is an award-winning music writer and goofball whose recent exploits include Bun B's Rapper Coloring and Activity Book. In his new column, he writes about his life and times. I am working on a new book. I cannot say too much about it yet, other than: 1. It's with the s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2013

    The Ten Most Ridiculous Metal Album Covers of 2013

    Do the people who conceived and designed these metal album covers just not give a fuck, or do they give too many fucks? The answer is not entirely clear, but that's what makes them so awesome. Behold, the ten most ridiculous metal album covers of the year. By Jason Roche

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2013

    Meet the Man Who Wants to Reunite Vanilla Ice with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

    Ask Ashley Guynes what she thinks of her husband Jared's attempts to throw an "Epic Party" for Dallas and she'll just sigh and smile at the big schlub who may be 29-years-old but is still clearly a giant kid fighting the inevitability of age, maturity and their effect on his constant quest for fun. ... More >>

  • Film

    September 6, 2012

    Game Boy

    The bigger and better mousetraps of Paul W.S. Anderson

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2012

    Big K.R.I.T. Reps the New Southern Hip-Hop Underground

    Are people still using PlayStations? If the brand is looking for a charming accomplishment via their product, they need look no further than Big K.R.I.T. As a resourceful teenager, Justin Scott used PlayStation's MTV Music Generator to form his first beats, and that entrepreneurial spirit guided hi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Extended Q&A: Former Police Drummer Stewart Copeland Talks Symphonies, Drumming and What It's Like Telling Sting to Fuck Off

    This Friday and Saturday night, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra will perform "Gamelan D'Drum," a concert percussion piece written by Stewart Copeland. The former drummer of The Police was specifically commissioned to write the concerto for the Dallas Symphony in conjunction with the local drum ensembl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2009

    Cowboys Stadium Hosted Its First Football Game Saturday, Between Two Guys With PlayStation Controllers

    Patrick Michels Everything's bigger on the Cowboys' new video board. Even Andy Reid.​The day Jerry Jones introduced the world to his huge new TV screen, gamers wondered what it'd be like to plug in their PlayStation and have a game 90 feet above the Cowboys Stadium field.Well, wonder no mor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2009

    Who Needs Turf at Cowboys Stadium When You've Got A PlayStation?

    Patrick MichelsLadies and gentlemen, the moment you've all been waiting for.​We've got more photos from the tournament in a slide show coming soon.It was a moment you knew was coming ever since the Cowboys unveiled the largest-in-the-world 1080p HDTV screen hanging above midfield in their new stad ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2009

    A Week Later, More Questions Than Answers Concerning FBI's Data Center Raids

    Less than a week after that FBI raid at a 2323 Bryan Street data center that left dozens of innocent companies and Internet service providers in the dark, Wired's Threat Level offers the most complete picture of what went down. From information gleaned from court docs (including the 39-page affidavi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2009

    Re: FYI, Read This ASAP. OMG!

    The following is a prime example of my curse here on Earth. A fleeting thought sprouts into a mild observation, only to bloom into a thesis that eventually flourishes into a blog item with sports branches. My apologies ... Got a text the other day, the salutation of which was LOL. It ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2008

    Fact: Chris Martin Popped Pills And Gargled Whiskey Before Dazzling You At The AAC

    EasyAim on FlickrOnly... well...The pills are vitamins, and the whiskey is mostly to lubricate Martin's throat for the many quavering high notes to come. "It's pretty exciting back here, right?" cracks drummer Will Champion, who spends most of his pre-show time playing a PlayStation 3 soccer game. " ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    January 24, 2008

    Axes to Grind

    The Guitar Hero frenzy careens toward overkill

  • Music

    December 20, 2007

    Will Rock Band and Guitar Hero Save Us?

    Are rocker videogames the new MTVand will they help us save the music universe?

  • Home Entertainment

    December 20, 2007

    Xmas Present & Past

    How yesterday's games spawned today's best-sellers.

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2007

    This is The Last Time We'll Let Richie Explain Why the Mavs Were Bounced, Swear.

    Look, I could waste valuable virtual space detailing how one of the poor Rangers’ building blocks -- Nelson Cruz -- has exactly zero homers in 70 at-bats this season. Or I could bore you with fish tales about Tony Romo playing golf. But, I know, what you really want is more sifting through the de ... More >>

  • Film

    March 22, 2007

    Bob Shaye's New Line

    Movie mogul taps into his inner child

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2007
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    November 24, 2006

    Black Good Friday

    Every guy in this city officially has a man-crush on Tony Romo. Hey, what's Jessica Simpson got Richie Whitt doesn't? I went to Texas Stadium for the Cowboys' mauling of the Bucs, and this season has suddenly transformed from sad to surreal. Yep, all because of an undrafted free agent out of tiny E ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    November 16, 2006

    Hands Off

    Final Fantasy XII: Role-playing on autopilot.

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2006

    Radio Uh-Oh

    Yes, I know. Thanks for the calls and e-mails, really. KTCK-AM (1310, The Ticket) is not on the air right now--at least, not on the AM side. Its FM counterpart at 104.1 is up and running, but the guys back at the station have no idea what's up at present. I am sure by the time I post this, all will ... More >>

  • Music

    October 5, 2006

    Rowdy, Loud and Lucky

    After years of the grind, PPT makes its own fate

  • Home Entertainment

    August 24, 2006

    Glacial Profiling

    Slow-paced Valkyrie Profile offers dull apocalypse

  • Film

    August 17, 2006

    Slithering Heights

    The year's most shameless B-movie delivers exactly what it promises

  • Film

    June 1, 2006

    Vince Charming

    Vaughn ensures an amicable Break-Up with Aniston

  • Film

    May 4, 2006


    Mission: Impossible III runs the franchise into the ground

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2006

    Local Hero?

    Nerd alert: I'm a huge Guitar Hero fan. To the uninitiated, it's a video game similar to Dance Dance Revolution, in that you hit buttons to correspond to the beat of a song...but instead of hopping on a dance pad to play, you flick a full-sized guitar-shaped controller to copy the guitar riffs in cl ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    March 9, 2006

    Ghouls on the Go

    A Resident Evil remake captures all the creepy fun of the original.

  • Home Entertainment

    February 9, 2006

    X-Man Reunited

    There's nothing rusty about Mega Man X's old-school 'bots.

  • Home Entertainment

    December 29, 2005

    This Game Bites

    The new Castlevania is the last nail in the franchise's coffin.

  • Culture

    September 1, 2005

    The Color of Funny

    Shades of Gray puts fresh, new comedy into the Pocket; theaters help stranded PRT patrons

  • News

    January 6, 2005

    Have Gun, Will Travel

    How far can a video-game champ go? Ask Matt Leto.

  • Film

    November 18, 2004

    Cage Death Match

    National Treasure makes one long for a good movie... like Con Air

  • Calendar

    April 15, 2004

    Get Out

    Kids show off their extracurricular activities

  • News

    December 25, 2003

    Pull the Plug

    Our intrepid correspondent gets punked like a girly man on the video gridiron

  • Culture

    December 11, 2003

    A Fan's Notes

    Ideas that were forgotten but not gone in 2003

  • Music

    November 20, 2003

    Bent Life

    Bazooka Tooth isn't a fable. It's Aesop Rock's reality.

  • Calendar

    November 6, 2003

    Game On

    Flip out at the Pinball Festival

  • Calendar

    June 12, 2003

    Blow It

    Put the money where your mouth is

  • Calendar

    October 17, 2002

    Flying Circus

    Tony Hawk is the ringmaster of the Boom Boom HuckJam

  • Film

    January 3, 2002

    Are You In or Out?

    Or, one man's passion for Clooney, killers, kooks and corn

  • Music

    December 20, 2001

    Small World

    Radio Disney feeds the new pop underground with music for tweens

  • Film

    September 20, 2001

    See No Evil

    The Glass House is a fragile, if not frightening, residence

  • Film

    March 15, 2001

    Bad Aim

    At the Gates, a gripping showdown is bungled by a love triangle

  • Culture

    November 30, 2000

    Lion Feed

    The Mavs' resident Christian prays for more playing time

  • Culture

    August 17, 2000

    Hot wheels

    Or: How Tony Hawk turned skateboarding into a multimillion-dollar international obsession

  • Calendar

    June 22, 2000

    Science friction

    Where good villains go to make a buck

  • Music

    August 27, 1998

    Free KittyBoo

    Brandon Boyer's Denton label offers pure pop pleasure, seven inches at a time

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