Tom Morello

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    April 7, 2014

    Bruce Springsteen Put On a Killer Show Last Night

    Despite cold and rainy weather, fans came out to Reunion Park for Sunday's big March Madness Music Festival finale. The Wind and The Wave, Pat Green, fun., and the man of the hour, Bruce Springsteen, put on a rain or shine show that couldn't be stopped or even hampered by the elements. The usual a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2013

    How to Play Guitar: The 10 Essential YouTube Videos

    In the late '80s/early '90s, if you wanted to become a guitarslinger but couldn't afford lessons, your options were limited to guitar tab in a magazine like Guitar World or Guitar One, your old man or some other drunken family member willing to show you a chord or two before slapping you with a beer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2013

    Local Music News Bits, Lassoed Together Like Texas Cattle

    It's Monday, so it's as good a time as any for you to peruse this quick grab-bag of local music news hastily cobbled together with no agenda or real thought. Do you have a few minutes to care about your local music scene? Good, because it just so happens that underneath this stretched-to-the-limit i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2013

    The Worst Supergroups Of All Time

    A supergroup is a difficult project to make a success of. The work of previous band members overshadows any new material, and although it brings a ready-made fan base, it also brings unreasonably high expectations. Not only that, those that make up the new band might have similarly unreasonably high ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2012

    SXSW: Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band Rock ACL Live

    Bruce Springsteen's Thursday started with a keynote speech in one of the big ballrooms at the Austin Convention Center, and ended with a mythic three-hour set at ACL Live across town, in front of a few thousand people cooing "Bruce". The keynote and the show went hand in hand. If you weren't there ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2012

    Local Singer-Songwriter Ronnie Fauss Signs With New West

    There have been some notable record deals inked among North Texas artists in recent years -- Jonathan Tyler & the Northern Lights on Atlantic and Midlake on Bella Union pop to mind -- and as of February 10, Dallas-based singer-songwriter Ronnie Fauss joined the ranks of regional artists with serious ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2011

    Soundgarden's Kim Thayil Talks His Band's Legacy, Plus Grunge's Revival and Future.

    Kim Thayil​With the 20th anniversary edition of Nevermind being released earlier this year -- and with the subsequent buzz it churned -- it would seem we are on the brink of a full-blown grunge resurgence. But what is being somewhat overlooked in all the Nirvana hype is that the early '90s Seattle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2011

    Over The Weekend: The Pretty Recklesss at the House of Blues' Cambridge Room

    Taylor Momsen​The Pretty RecklessFebruary 19, 2011House of Blues' Cambridge RoomBetter than: my Chuck Bass impression.It was easy to anticipate what the crowd at the House of Blues' Cambridge Room was going to look like on Saturday night -- moms dropping off their high school-aged daughters in min ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2010

    DC9er Mixtape, Vol. 18: Genova

    ​Growing up, James Genova spent hours watching DJs spin at parties and clubs. He was just interested in the mechanics of playing music, and, soon after, he became determined to figure it out for himself. At the tender age of 16, James Genova (who DJs under his last name) took it upon himself to ge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    Giveaway: Three Pairs of Tickets to Tomorrow Night's Cypress Hill Show at the Palladium Showroom

    Because, one presumes, professional paintball is only so lucrative, the members of Cypress Hill are back on the road these days, touring in support of their new release, Rise Up, which earned its release on--yup, you guessed it--April 20 (4/20, duh) and features a little help from Tom Morello, even. ... More >>

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    March 5, 2008
  • 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

    November 15, 2007

    Shred Cred

    You wanted the best — you get the best: Guitar Hero III

  • Calendar

    April 6, 2006

    Iron and Whine

    Inwood conducts a midnight study

  • Music

    April 28, 2005

    Always a Bridesmaid

    The Stereophonics never made it big. That doesn't mean they never made good.

  • Music

    February 12, 2004


    A Crow Left of the Murder (Epic/Immortal)

  • Music

    January 22, 2004

    Messing With Texas

    Rockers bash Bush, with varying results

  • Music

    December 11, 2003

    Rage Against the Machine

    Live at the Grand Olympic Ballroom (Epic)

  • Music

    July 24, 2003

    Jane's Addiction

    Strays (Capitol)

  • Music

    March 6, 2003

    Set It Off

    Tom Morello rages against a different machine with Audioslave

  • Music

    January 30, 2003

    Papa Roach

    February 1

  • Music

    December 5, 2002


    Audioslave (Epic/Interscope)

  • Music

    November 22, 2001

    Sum 41

    November 23 and 24

  • Music

    August 2, 2001

    Method Men

    The Crystal Method's Ken Jordan and Scott Kirkland come back from their lost Tweekend

  • Music

    December 21, 2000

    Rage Against the Machine

    Renegades (Epic Records)

  • Music

    October 5, 2000

    Drive Away

    Living in Los Angeles, At the Drive-In does Texas proud