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Coming Up

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Americana singer-songwriter Luke Wade has a new album coming out and a new band, No Civilians, featuring a murderer’s row of Fort Worth talent, including The Campaign’s Blaine Crews on drums, bassist Scott Lee (Sam ...


So Good, It’s Criminal

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OK, I love wonky guitar playing. Goes back to my days as a wannabe shredder in Criminal Justice. Not the class. The pimply faced, virginal hair-metal band from Pittsburgh, P.A. (Our drummer, who was studying CJ in college at th...



Dead, New Media

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As you probably know, The Burning Hotels make a cameo in the new tween movie Bandslam. HearSay lent some column space to Weekly film critic Kristian Lin (who reviews the movie on pg. 29) to fill you in on the cameo. “If y...


PayRadioPay

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PlayRadioPlay, the nom de musique of 19-year-old electro-pop singer-songwriter Dan Hunter, is taking an unusual though creative approach to recording his next album (actually two albums: one full of B-sides, the other of new or...



God Bless Us, Every One

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OK, just for a goof. How much would someone have to pay you to go to the Sean Hannity Freedom Concert featuring Billy Ray Cyrus, the Charlie Daniels Band, and Lee Greenwood? A hundred bucks? Three hundred? How about nine zillio...


Vinyl Emporium

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Even though vinyl started its comeback in earnest about 10 years ago, not a lot of people I know own record players. iPods? Yes. Turntables? Uh-uh. Flipping through crates upon crates of albums at the recently opened Doc’...



Rocket, Rocking

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Maybe Lola’s Saloon-Stockyards started a trend. The speakeasy/cellar-bar on West Exchange Street that opened about a year ago isn’t a C&W joint, isn’t a Mex-Mex restaurant, and isn’t a steakhouse ...


Hip-Hop Coup

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A huge hip-hop concert is happening on Friday, but it’s not being put on by either of North Texas’ giant commercial hip-hop radio stations. Instead, the Southern Fried Summer Jam — with Bun B, Paul Wall, and S...



Festival Wrap-Up

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This past weekend was our 12th annual Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Festival downtown, and by most accounts the shindig went off without a hitch and may have been the highlight of lots of people’s weekend. Easily more th...


The Phuss ‘Bout Ken, Ben

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It’s not ’cause he’s one of our regular scribes that we’re bragging on him, but Ken Shimamoto deserves a lot of props for bringing together the 817′s out-there crowd: He frontsĀ  the experi-improv ...