Posts Tagged ‘band’
It’s not so rare that a band claims to have formed out of inspiration from a single album as it is unusually honest. Most musicians want to be considered eclectic and well-listened even if only a handful of tunes truly served...
Filmmaker David H. Hickey is an oddity in these parts — he generally avoids making movies about dead teenagers.
Arlington indie rockers J Versus K played their first show last May.
At what point does a fascination with childhood become just plain creepy?
For several years now, I’ve been bitching about the way Texas Music evolved into a bunch of one-trick pony posers.
The Burning Hotels often get compared to The Killers. But the local quartet does the disco-rock darlings somewhat differently, chiefly by stressing melancholy over angry arrogance and by stripping glam of its cocksure poses to ...
Tenacious D offers up a satanically good comic rock opera.
This is what I remember most about Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny.
It’s not All Hallow’s Eve just yet, but Norma Jean still might frighten the bejesus outta you. First, there’s the name, that of the dead movie starlet commonly known as Marilyn Monroe, who’s arguably more famous in deat...
The audience for Christian hardcore bands probably isn’t that large. There’s just something about singing to Him in the kind of gravelly, loud, guttural voice normally reserved for bloody murder. Gives a whole new meaning t...
Before I took over this column about five years ago, I decided not to be negative. Spewing vitriol about local/struggling bands, clubs, and events only riles readers up and imbues the writer with a false sense of importance. I ...