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Within Chaos

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Formerly Necrogazm, Fort Worth’s Within Chaos has transcended not only that juvenile moniker but local metal itself.


The Black Keys

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The bloozy garage-rock duo known as The Black Keys — singer-guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney — are town-proud: specifically, of their hometown of Akron, Ohio, where they’ve known each other since grade sc...



The Frontier Brothers

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It’s not typical that a record would contain one song called “Jump Blues” and another called “TechnicalElectronicSupersonicRobot,” but then The Frontier Brothers are into blending styles and surprising ears: ‘80s Eu...


Electric Mountain Rotten Apple Gang

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Despite two fires and a burglary over the past several months, Fred’s Texas Café keeps on keepin’ on.



Sun at Arts Fifth Avenue

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Local avant-garde and straight-ahead jazz pianist Jhon Kahsen already serves as the ultimate music educator in town.


Cute is What We Aim For

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This week, thousands of bands will be crisscrossing the Metroplex on their way to and from the annual SXSW Music Festival in Austin.



On the One

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Establishing supernatural, groove-oriented funk on a nightly basis would prove an exhausting task for your average musician, but San Diego’s On The One manages to crisscross the country and deliver earth-shaking, soulful inte...


Ben Kweller

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Had Ben Kweller been alive and making music during the ‘70s, he would have made a killing writing theme songs for classic television shows.



The Baptist Generals

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Esopus magazine isn’t really a magazine as much as it’s a distribution tool, like a record label or art gallery.


Keite Young

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Got to thinking about Michael (Jackson, not Jordan) the other day after learning that he’s back in the States for the first time since his child molestation trial a year ago.