Music Pencil

Nazi Punks, F*ck Off

Bertha Coolidge: Jazz in Your Rock Pants

Best Fort Worth(-ish) Albums of ’16

Maren Morris Is Our Hero

Steve Gnash, Complete: Weirdness Rules

Blotch Jumbo

Hearsay

Hearsay

Dark Waves

The first time I saw Hentai Improvising Orchestra was on a sunny Saturday afternoon in the late aughts, out behind Doc’s Records & Vintage’s...
Terrible People is the first -- and may be the last -- we hear of recorded Mailman.

Special Delivery

It’s like Night of the Living Dead, but instead of flesh-eating zombies you’ve got a reanimated band and a reanimated record label. The former is...

And the Winners Are…

BAND Quaker City Night Hawks   ROCK The Hanna Barbarians   NEW ARTIST The Royal Savages   AMERICANA/ROOTS ROCK Holy Moly   HARD ROCK The Me-Thinks   TEXAS MUSIC Green Light Pistol   HEAVY METAL Southern Train Gypsy   LIVE BAND Holy Moly   C&W Walker & The Texas...

MAF’14: Party Balls

There was a soccer game Sunday afternoon. I know because when I rolled into The Pour House to see Toy Gun at 5 p.m.,...

MAF ’14 Schedule Announced

Forty-eight bands, all from the great 817 and all nominees in Fort Worth Weekly’s 17th Annual Music Awards, will converge on eight venues in...

MAF’14, Round 2

The full lineup for Fort Worth Weekly’s 12th Annual Music Awards Festival is just about done. For the free daylong concert on Sunday, June 22,...

Music Awards Festival, Round 1

Here’s the first batch of bands to play Fort Worth Weekly’s 12th Annual Music Awards Festival (MAF) on Sunday, June 22, at eight venues...
The new lineup for Henry the Archer is wrapping up its first full-length. Photo by Dustin Schneider with Plastik Object Photography

Henry the Archer: Aiming for Cowtown

New Jerseyan Richard Hennessy had been playing music since high school and professionally as the one-man project Henry the Archer for a couple of...
After working on their sophomore album for three years, the guys in Stumptone have finally decided it's time to release it.

Stumptone Returns

Going to local shows (or even listening to KXT), you might think that smart, highly polished indie-rock has been around North Texas forever ––...
(From left to right) Nevada Hill, Ryan Williams, and Daron Beck have put out a mesmerizing slab of doom. Photo by Lauren McClure.

Bludded Death Reigns

Perhaps Bludded Head’s most distinguishing characteristic is vocalist/guitarist Nevada Hill’s light voice. Backdropped by his band’s pulsating, stomping beats and loud, growling riffage, his...