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...


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...

Josh Weathers & The True+Endeavors play to a packed house, er, I mean, a packed park last Friday as part of Friday on the Green, a free monthly outdoor concert series brought to you by Fort Worth South Inc., Comerica Bank, and your friends here at Fort Worth Weekly.

Friday on the Green Pics

Anthony Mariani
A lot of people took advantage of the wonderful weather last Friday to see performances by three of Fort Worth’s most soulful acts –– Josh Weathers & The True+Endeavors, The Apache 5, and Foxtrot Uniform –– as par...


Reds Roadhouse Grand Opening

Alex Tyler
The party was in full swing last Thursday night in Kennedale at Reds Roadhouse, a restaurant/bar, live music venue, and soon-to-be catering service celebrating its grand opening. About 600 people piled into the cavernous and ru...

SiNaCa featured onsite glass-blowing.

Spring Arts Goggle Recap

Alex Tyler
Hundreds of lovers of art, music and food trucks filled the Near South Side on Saturday to celebrate Fort Worth’s artistic spirit. Arts Goggle, like Fort Worth Art Dealers Association’s Gallery Nights, is a biannual event, ...

Pocket Full of Tunes

Jimmy Fowler
If you haven’t yet caught guitarist extraordinaire Darrin Kobetich performing live tunes from his recently released album The Longest Winter, a good place might be this weekend’s Hip Pocket Theatre fundraiser A Pocket Full ...

Local Music Notes

Anthony Mariani
NEW FORT WORTH VENUE On Thursday, Jul. 19, a new DIY/underground venue will open at 3000 Race St. in the old Riverside Ballroom by Dino’s Sports Bar & Grill and Fuzzy’s Taco Shop. Until closing abruptly last month, 2826...

Arlington nuclear inspectors blow whistle on safety concerns

Andrew McLemore
A Massachusetts congressman is calling for an investigation into the management practices of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Arlington office after inspectors there reported retaliation against employees who pushed fo...