This weekend's concert calender is pretty heavy on local acts--thanks, especially, to the inaugural Homegrown Music and Arts Festival on Saturday at the Main Street Gardens Park in Downtown Dallas. Homegrown's stacked bill is almost certainly the highlight of the weekend, thanks to scheduled perf ... More >>
Aside from the snow, the big story this weekend is, of course, the NBA All-Star Game and the musicians, celebrities, models, gold-diggers and hookers swarming the city. This week's cover story tells you why this is such an important weekend for Dallas' mainstream-leaning hip-hop artists, and the ... More >>
Welcome to Check Out This Jam!!!, a new weekly feature here on DC9. The idea's pretty simple: It's a chance for us writers to shed some light on the music we've been enjoying of late, regardless of the touring or album release schedules that tend to bear the focus of most of our coverage. Don't thin ... More >>
Your daily dose of national music news for Monday, December 28, 2009...Billboard counts down the top 50 musical moments of the decade. Singer-songwriter Vic Chesnutt passed away. God of Thunder, Gene Simmons had an early Christmas present: He was sued for allegedly attacking two people in a Los Ange ... More >>
Well, the weekend's here, thank the Lord. And, as always, we're here to present you with your concert-attending plans. First, as always, the shows we've already hyped...Tonight, Bill Callahan stops by the Granada Theater, Colourmusic pops on in to The Cavern and The Edge Steals Christmas out at t ... More >>
Frisell shows off in Cowtown
Centro-matic began as a one-man band. Ten years later, it's Denton's greatest quartet.
Friday, February 24, at Hailey's
Thursday, June 30, at AllGood Café
Calexico finds the sweet spot between being its own band and being someone else's
Widespread Panic may experiment, but it's all part of the song. Usually.
No one loves Vic Chesnutt like Vic Chesnutt
During South by Southwest, the harsh reality is always a free drink away
Whiskeytown and No Depression pour into town
New releases: Sonic Youth, Los Lobos, The The, and Mr. Spock