Posts Tagged ‘the moon’
Former Moon owner Chris Maunder has been named the new general manager of Queen City Music Hall.

Moon Over Queen City

Since I worked there for four years, I am always pleasantly surprised when someone asks me about The Moon Bar, the dearly departed West Berry Street venue that’s since been turned into one of about 900 pizza places near TCU. ...


Fort Rock

This town is brimming with indie talent — and everyone wants a piece.
Anthony Mariani
In the late ’00s, an independent label based in New York City, Norton Records, put out a three-volume set of songs from Fort Worth’s “teen scene,” a short period in the mid-to-late 1960s when teenage boys picked up musi...

Ridglea Theater Still Moving Forward

Anthony Mariani
The Ridglea Theater dream has not died. It has merely changed shape. Ever since Jerry Shults, owner of the Gas Pipe regional chain of smoke shops, purchased the historic Westside venue, saving it from becoming a bank, North Tex...

Moon Reopening Berry Addy Temporarily

Anthony Mariani
The Moon is still relocating to the historic Ridglea Theater complex, but in the meantime –– as red tape continues unwinding on the West Side –– Moon owner Chris Maunder is going to reopen his previous location, at 2911...

Financial Aid for The Apache 5

Anthony Mariani
A little help from friends is on the way for The Apache 5, the mid-’60s-ish pop-rock Fort Worth quartet whose Southside rehearsal space was recently broken into by thieves and promptly emptied. In addition to a ton of gear, i...

Footloose: Odis Sans Shoes

Anthony Mariani
North Texas indie-rockers Odis have teamed up with Samaritan’s Feet, a nonprofit group that’s collecting shoes to distribute to shoeless Haiti earthquake victims. To raise awareness of the relief effort, Odis will perform b...

Weekender, Fri., Sept. 18

Anthony Mariani
Got an un-mastered copy of Stella Rose’s new album (eight tracks, as-yet untitled). It’s badass: heavy, melodic, and a little trippy. (Think: My Bloody Valentine, Bush, Queens of the Stone Age.) I’m sure HearSay will tell...