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Doug Burr

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Denton singer-songwriter Doug Burr deserves international success, but in the meantime he may consider grief counseling.


Betty Harris

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Betty Harris is back.



Within Chaos

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Point blank, there is not one single goddamn reason why Within Chaos can’t become the next great nü-metal band.


Sawed Off Sick

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For a band that describes its origins as “from the depths of hell,” Dallas psychobilly outfit Sawed Off Sick writes some surprisingly singable and poignant tunes.



Jeremy McComb

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Jeremy McComb’s My Side of Town is a mix of what passes for traditional country today.


Triversityle

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Triversityle promotes its good intentions by giving its 17-minutes-long debut, The Nu Facez of Hip-Hop, a G-rating.



Sebastian Bach

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Surviving hair-metal musicians seem to fall into three different categories.


John Zaskoda

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John Zaskoda is a staunch believer in grassroots music. The former lead guitarist for local singer-songwriter Scott Copeland and local band The Merchants opened his own music store not too long ago.



Magnet

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Any record that opens with foot stomps, handclaps, and humming can’t be bad.


Randy McAllister

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Randy McAllister’s eighth album, the soulful, roadhouse-bluesy Dope Slap Soup, is solid all the way through, with a couple of standout songs.