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UPDATED Comptroller Storms Lola’s

Anthony Mariani
For the second time in about a month last Saturday, agents from the state comptroller’s office stormed Lola’s Saloon (2736 W. 6th St., 817-877-0666) and performed a limited seizure, taking available cash to put toward outst...


Don’t You Forget About Mimir

Kristian Lin
Due to an oversight, I neglected to mention the Mimir Chamber Music Festival in this week’s print edition, so I’m here on Blotch to redress that. The festival starts on Thursday and runs through the 13th at TCU̵...



BUD LIGHT PLATINUM WAS THE DRINK OF CHOICE LAST NIGHT AT THE FORT WORTH WEEKLY MUSIC AWARDS PRESENTATION.

F-ing Bands Have F-ing Fun At F-ing Awards Show

Jeff Prince
  Winners were announced at the Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Ceremony last night at Piper Hall in the West 7th Street entertainment district. The annual gathering of young, old, hip, hip hop, trip rock,  country, metal,...


“Wonderful Wizard” at Where House

Jimmy Fowler
L. Frank Baum’s 1900 children’s story The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is great because it can be used for so many things: Commentary on the monetary policies of Teddy Roosevelt; a Judy Garland movie vehicle; a metaphor for the L...



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Music Awards Festival Photos, Vol. 1 of 2

Anthony Mariani
Exact numbers are hard to pin down, but all eight venues were nearly packed to capacity throughout the day yesterday for our 10th Annual Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Festival. We hope you were able to join us to catch awesome...



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Madràs: Good News, Bad News

Zack Shlachter
First, the good news.   Awesome Fort Worth dream-poppers Madràs have just released their debut album, Things Can Change, a collection of 13 rather mellow tracks interspersed with audio samples, usually of friends’ voice...


DRUMMERS ALWAYS SEEM TO HAVE COOL HAIR TO TOSS AROUND WHILE BANGING ON THE SKINS.

String Of Music Awards Parties Begins

Jeff Prince
The Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards evolved into a multi-event extravaganza over the years, and 2012 is destined to be the biggest blowout yet. Festivities kicked off last night with the Weekly‘s charity compilation CD rel...



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Adler & Hearne Gig On Friday

Jeff Prince
  Adler & Hearne, an Americana band with Fort Worth roots, is wrapping up a tour of the West Coast and swinging through the Metroplex on their way back to their current home in East Texas. Lynn Adler and Lindy Hearne, ...


Joe Rogers and Sheran Keyton at A5A

JImmy Fowler
Tomorrow night (Saturday June 16) at 8pm, Arts Fifth Avenue will host an intimate evening with two North Texas musical luminaries –– pianist/composer Joe Rogers and singer/actor Sheran Goodspeed Keyton –– who share a u...