Music Feature

Fort Worth’s Sound

CAROLINE COLLIER
Local producer Bart Rose’s getting comfortable in his new – posh – environs. By CAROLINE COLLIER Bart Rose isn’t your typical young music producer. He isn’t rail thin, the only time you’ll fi...


Long, Race

KEN SHIMAMOTO
On a Saturday night in late September, a small, genteel (and gentile), NPR-ish crowd drifted into the Jefferson Freedom Café, a meeting room in the Jefferson Unitarian Universalist Church, tucked into an unassuming neighborhoo...



Long, Race

Ken Shimamoto
Dallas muso Josh Alan Friedman shops a book he started writing 34 years ago – to no avail. So far. By KEN SHIMAMOTO On a Saturday night in late September, a small, genteel (and gentile), NPR-ish crowd drifted into the Jef...


The Rockyards?

ERIC GRIFFEY
To most folks, the Stockyards means just both kinds of music: Country. And Western. Inside the few storefronts that don’t offer cowboy-themed knick-knacks, cowboy-friendly food (steaks, barbecue, steaks, Tex-Mex), or cowb...



The Rockyards?

ERIC GRIFFEY
  To most folks, the Stockyards means just both kinds of music: Country. And Western.Inside the few storefronts that don’t offer cowboy-themed knick-knacks, cowboy-friendly food (steaks, barbecue, steaks, Tex-Mex), or co...


Everything Else Later

ANTHONY MARIANI
Maybe it’s not a ringing endorsement in the steely eyes of blues enthusiasts, but bluesman James “Gut-tar” Hinkle’s new album, Some Day, has crossover appeal. For non-blues lovers, people whose idea of b...



Everything Else Later

ANTHONY MARIANI
Blues ax-man James Hinkle stretches out Some Day. By ANTHONY MARIANI Maybe it’s not a ringing endorsement in the steely eyes of blues enthusiasts, but bluesman James “Gut-tar” Hinkle’s new album, Some Da...


High on Pyre

JIMMY FOWLER
Easy categorizations are hard to find when talking about Fort Worth’s down-tempo punk quintet Four Days to Burn. They excel at fast, skull-rattling sonic assaults, but their trademark sound is a deliberately drawn-out, rh...



High on Pyre

JIMMY FOWLER
Any preconceived notion of doom-metal takes Four Days to Burn. By JIMMY FOWLER Easy categorizations are hard to find when talking about Fort Worth’s down-tempo punk quintet Four Days to Burn. They excel at fast, skull-rat...


Fledgling No More

JIMMY FOWLER
Self-taught Bjork-esque singer-songwriter Kristina Morland reluctantly embraces change. By JIMMY FOWLER Singer-songwriter Kristina Morland remembers the first guitar her mother bought her. She was 15 years old and living in Den...