Posts Tagged ‘Billy Bob’s’
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WTF Avenue

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An engineer must have confused his street designs with a tangled ball of yarn. What else would explain the confounding twists and turns that motorists now face when traversing Henderson Street near the White Settlement Road int...


RICK SPRINGFIELD READS AN EXCITING STORY IN FORT WORTH WEEKLY (photo by Jeff Prince)

Rick Springfield Does Dallas, Not Fort Worth

Jeff Prince
Gosh, Rick, we thought you liked us. But you come to North Texas, hang out with our next door neighbor for two days of music and fun, and don’t even stop by for a quick hello? Really? It seems like only yesterday that you...



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GRO-ing Up

HEARSAY
Somewhat quietly, Green River Ordinance has become Fort Worth’s most famous rock export not named The Toadies. The band has been around for an eternity in rock years (over a decade), having formed when all five members were n...


Willie celebrates a special 4th, Thu.

The Picnic Turns 40

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Ah, the power of round numbers! It’s always a special occasion when Willie Nelson throws his annual Willie’s Picnic for the Fourth of July, but this year marks both the country music legend’s 80th birthday and the picnic...



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Drive-Thru Resolutions

LAST CALL
Even though we’re only a few days into the new year, I imagine more than a few people have already given up on their resolutions. I’m not cynical, but let’s be honest — even if you’re taking them day to day, many of y...


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A Stockyards Party

LAST CALL
Dusk was on its way when I got to the Stockyards Music Festival on Sunday. I immediately hit the bar, a long, narrow, plastic oval under a huge tent situated between two rows of food trucks. Of course it was crowded, and of cou...



Casey James Back

Jeff Prince
Season 11 of American Idol is ginning along, introducing viewers to a new batch of singers, all but a few of them extremely average. Meanwhile, one of the best former Idol contestants is back among us. Fort Worth’s own Ca...


CMT, Billy Bob’s Loving On Casey Donahew

Jeff Prince
Burleson native Casey Donahew is hitting the big time — CMT is playing his new “Double Wide Dream” video. I gave the album a good review last month. The Casey Donahew Band is playing at Billy Bob’s Texas...