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  • Blogs

    May 29, 2013

    Courtney Love, Smash Mouth, Icona Pop, Bob Schneider and More Top Show Announcements

    More '90s bands are coming to town! The Dream is alive! Out of the bands below that I'm announcing are coming to town, a handful of them peaked a couple of decades ago. Now go watch that music video for the song "Good" by Better than Ezra to take you on a little trip down memory lane.

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2013

    The Postal Service Reunion was Ten Years Coming. Do you Feel Old Yet?

    If you are in or around your mid-twenties, this probably isn't the first time you've felt the cold hands of classic-rockdom closing around your neck. (For me, it was seeing a Garden State DVD on the bargain shelf at an FYE. And then, right afterward, it was thinking, "Man, I can't believe I used to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2012

    Welp, It Looks Like Justin Bieber's Coming To Town

    Justin BieberMonday, October 29, at American Airlines Center, $52.71-$103.90Though he's one of the most disliked artists in the world, I predict this show will sell out quicker than it takes load the video for "Baby." Of course, Dallas has a special place in Biebs' heart. His girlfriend Selena Gomez ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2011

    Frank Hill Runs His Own Company, Manages The Likes of Fair to Midland and Ha Ha Tonka

    Welcome to Local Music 'Mericans , where we meet some of the people behind the local music scene -- those who aren't necessarily members of local bands, but more the people who make the scene move.Frank Hill​Frank Hill's story is essentially that of a music scene kid wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2009

    Radio, Radio: Ayo Says Adios, While We Look at Just What Passes for "Quality Rock"

    Two follow-ups in this particular radio round-up. First, I exchanged a few messages with Alan Ayo via Facebook, and the long and short of it is, he's not at all upset that Clear Channel gave him his walking papers yesterday. Writes the former midday host and music director at KDGE-FM:I'm feeling rat ... More >>

  • Music

    August 14, 2003

    The Heavenly States

    The Heavenly States (Future Farmer)

  • Music

    May 23, 2002

    Birthday Bash

    Arts Magnet High School is throwing itself a party

  • Music

    January 17, 2002

    For the Birds

    El Gato to celebrate CD release

  • Music

    March 22, 2001

    Scene, Heard

    Dallas-Denton-Forth Worth bands make their biggest impact yet at SXSW

  • Music

    January 25, 2001

    Power Popqpers

    Kissinger frontman Chopqper has all the q's, and more than a few a's

  • Music

    May 14, 1998

    Third time's a charm

    If the rock Fitz, then Dylan Silvers will wear it

  • Music

    March 20, 1997

    Pop mart

    South by Southwest '97: Will guitars give up the ghost? Yes and no, but mostly no

  • Music

    January 30, 1997

    Ain't life pop?

    Grand Street Cryers enter Robinson-Wood's hum-along sweepstakes

  • Music

    January 23, 1997