The Blackout (Band)

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2014

    The Best Concerts In Dallas This Weekend, 11/14-11/16

    It's so cold. It's so cold outside. What might keep your mind off of the frigid temperatures, however, is some live music. Sturgill Simpson and Willie Nelson are coming through to Club Dada and WinStar, respectively, in an attempt to keep country alive. The Black Keys are apparently big enough to pl ... More >>

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    April 18, 2014

    Thrashin' Alan on His Love for Metal and Hosting KNON's Hard Time Radio for 18 Years

    For nearly 20 years "Thrashin'" Alan Tuggle has been promoting metal on his radio show Hard Time Radio on KNON. It's a position that has also afforded him opportunities to interview idols of the metal scene from Ronnie James Dio to "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott. He's become a fixture in the local music ... More >>

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    April 4, 2013

    Ten Must-See Concerts in DFW This Week: April 4-10

    Editor: April showers, right? But a little water isn't stopping anyone, which is good because there are excellent shows happening this week. Including the blissfully strange Danny Brown, touring with beat master and unexpected meme star Baauer. -topic and his TeamFromNoWhere are throwing a party on ... More >>

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    July 27, 2011

    Breathe Carolina's Kyle Even Talks The Ups and Downs of Blending Dance Music with Metal

      Denver's Breathe Carolina is definitely a love 'em or hate 'em type of band. Blending pop friendly electronica, dance beats and screamo metal, the duo of Kyle Even and David Schmitt makes music that practically defines the phrase "acquired taste." Yet in spite of some backlash from critics, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2011

    The Problem With... Britney Spears' "I Wanna Go"

    It's a funny thing growing up hearing about Britney Spears. I remember conversations between my friends and me in the school cafeteria about how much we loathed her. Somewhere along those acne-anointed, styrofoam-tray screeds, we got to asking whether Britney Spears could retreat from pop and do a ... More >>

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    July 21, 2010

    Q&A: Scorpions' Rudolf Schenker Talks Retirement, Friendship, Success and Getting Chicks

    Scorpions' Rudolph Schenker​Since The Scorpions didn't reach great commercial success until the late '70s and early '80s, many people don't realize that some form of the band has been around since 1965. 45 years later, and massive hits from the '80s such as "Rock You Like a Hurricane" and "No One ... More >>

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    August 9, 2009

    Last Night: Method Man & Redman With Ghostface Killah At House Of Blues

    Method Man & Redman With Ghostface KillahHouse of BluesSaturday, August 8, 2009Better than: Watching How High sober.Benjamin LewisWithout a photo pass, this is the closest we got with the camera. Pretty sign, though, huh?​From Ghostface's rant about how "the rap game in New York is fucked up" ... More >>

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    August 6, 2009
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    October 9, 2006

    David Does Dallas. In 1978.

    I have some notes from the weekend--something about "vote for Chris Bell, I guess," "look into the price of foreign steel" and "find out more about this Terrell Owens"--but before we get to all that, here's something from the archives worth opening your Monday with: David Bowie in 1978 at the Dallas ... More >>

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    January 18, 1996

    T.C.B. or T.Y.A.

    Bobby Patterson, Dallas' great unsung soul singer, gets his Second chance