Quantcast

Music Pencil

Toadies Kingdom

DIY at The Grackle

Blotch Jumbo

Music

Music

BULLS’ Punk Spirit

If you’ve seen High Fidelity, you’ll likely recall the pair of teenagers who main character Rob catches trying to steal records. They have a...

Spiral Sound: Comeback Kid

If you’re my age (knocking on 40’s door) and have followed local music, then there’s a better than zero chance the Tales from the...

Jesse Gage: Guitar Man

Rock ’n’ roll is full of drummers who journeyed beyond their walls of shells and hardware to grab a stringed instrument, step up to...

Abraham Alexander’s “America”

Fort Worth soul/R&B singer Abraham Alexander is the kind of guy you want to take home to Mom. He’s clean-cut, young, good-looking, very religious,...

The Beat of a Different Krum

It’s “talls for smalls” night at Caves Lounge, and Krum, perhaps in defiance of the idea that he’s a Christian rapper, is sipping on...

The Consonant Gardener

Since before he could remember, Robert Dean Washington II had an interest in gardening. Born and raised on Fort Worth’s East Side, he doesn’t...

Hint of Speed

In the summer of ’99, I spent a lot of time playing Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater on the Sony Playstation. One of those bands...

Track Laughs

If you heard about an 86-year-old musician playing at the Aardvark, chances are you’d picture some old man pickin’ on a gee-tar, thumbing through...

Panic Volcanic Erupts

In 2015, I asked myself this question: What happened to Panic Volcanic? They’d gone from being a scrappy bass-drum-and-vocals power trio to a regular...

Needlepoint

Despite the oppressive heat of Texas summers, local bands and national artists alike use this season to throw everything they have behind their most...