The Danny Balis (maybe-your-favorite-radio-talking-guy from 1310 The Ticket, King Bucks tambourinist, new-bar-haver) and his partner The Jess Barr (Slobberbone guitarer, new-bar-haver) have recently opened Twilite Lounge, a bar in Deep Ellum. You've probably already heard of it because you're tapped ... More >>
Kristen Stewart and Garrett Hedlund chat about the film version of On the Road
This past Saturday, a brick house tucked away in a tree-lined neighborhood just north of Texas Woman's University was transformed into a conduit of light and sound, serving as the 189th secret location for Sofar Sounds' living-room shows, and the second show witnessed by Denton invitees. A cloudy ... More >>
Nashville's The Features may have a couple of marks against them in the eyes of elitist hipsters who don't like to let actual facts get in the way of a too-cool-for-school argument. It's true, the no longer en vogue Kings of Leon, themselves fellow Tennesseans, have lent a helping hand to the quarte ... More >>
Bella and Edward lock it down in Breaking Dawn – Part 1
Quite the hopping Thursday evening we have here. Enough to make a lowly music critic like myself wish he could be in two -- maybe even three -- places at once.
Twilight: SoggyHey are we vampires? Cool, just checking.The Twilight Saga's soundtracks have been mostly impressive. You can say what you want about the movies sucking it hardcore (vampires playing baseball, really?), but the soundtracks feature some surprisingly good tracks from bands like Fanfa ... More >>
So: This weekend marks the release of the rock 'n' roll biopic on The Runaways--called The Runaways, natch--which tells the story of the noted '70s punk rock jailbait act that offered up "Cherry Bomb" to the masses (what's up, Dazed and Confused, soundtrack?) and introduced the word to frontwoman Ch ... More >>