Posts Tagged ‘Lola’s Saloon’

Soundcheck 817: Darth Vato at Lola’s Saloon

Eric Griffey
Vato-in-Chief Kerry Dean was nice enough to join us for our Black Friday installment of Soundcheck 817. He and the Darth Vato lads will be on stage tonight for Soundclash at Lola’s Saloon (2736 West 6th St., 817-877-0666)...



Can a body criticize a festival that’s only in its fourth year? Because that’s what I’m fittin’ t’do. (But not really.) The fest in question is Fort Worth Rock Assembly, in which North Texas original bands (most from ...

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Concert Review: Lolaspalooza at Lola’s Saloon

Jasun Lee
There was a lot of buzz surrounding the sixth Lolaspalooza this past weekend at Lola’s Saloon (2736 W 6th St 817-877-0666). And for good reason. This year’s installment of the annual local music lovefest was a celebration o...


Soundcheck 817: Carey Wolff at Lola’s Saloon (Lolaspalooza VI: Wreck Room Wrevival)

Eric Griffey
If the Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Festival is local music Christmas, Lolaspalooza is Thanksgiving. The three-day event is packed with a bottomless buffet of local talent, including Sally Majestic, Goodwin, R2B2, Pinkish Bla...


Wrecked Room

For those of you old enough to remember, you’ve got to ask yourself: Was The Wreck Room really as great as everyone says it was? “A Fort Worth institution.” “A legendary rock venue.” “A groundbreaking hangout.” Th...


Concert Review: Purple at Lola’s Saloon

Jasun Lee
“Party Rock” is a term that usually makes me cringe. I can’t pinpoint exactly what it is that throws me off about the phrase. Perhaps it is the fact that my mind immediately thinks of a five-piece band of dads playing top...


Soundcheck 817: Un Chien at Lola’s Saloon

Eric Griffey
The great Stephen Beatty of Un Chien sat down for a chat and a song in a tiny room at Lola’s Saloon. You can see them tonight at Lola’s, with Mean Motor Scooter and Screaming Thieves. The show starts at 10pm.  ...


Lola’s Wrevival

I like this. I like this new development. Every autumn, I get a little nostalgic. The slant of the sun as it bathes very institutional-looking buildings in hazy yellow. The anticipation of donning flannel over- and undergarment...


Welcome Home, TTXQ

If you lived in or around the Fort in the late aughts and ever even glanced at this column, you would know that my love of Tame … Tame and Quiet is matched only by my love of family, the great Satan hisself, and New York-styl...

Panic Volcanic

Concert Review: Panic Volcanic at Lola’s Saloon

Lyndsay Cole
Saturday evening I headed out to Lola’s Saloon (2736 W 6th St) for the 817 Watts launch party, a new for-fans-by-fans magazine that is being put together by local photographer Kasi Daine. The magazine will be released monthly...