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

817 Albums of the Year

I don’t want to step on you guys’ toes. I know that every summer we present our annual Music Awards and...

Songs of the Year (Kinda)

The Dallas Observer’s music blog, DC 9 at Night, recently came up with a great idea, one that I’ll be stealing next year: The...

Outreach, Niosi, Hotels

Some of Fort Worth’s finest musos have been confirmed for a show benefitting the Fort Worth Music Outreach, an organization that...

GROdors

Hard to believe, but Green River Ordinance is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. Seems like just yesterday, the Fort Worth...

An EPIC Weekend

Every hipster worth his weight in obscure Radiohead songs (and every stoner worth his weight in Sabbath albums) is going –– or should be...

Gas Pipe and the Ridglea

As first reported on Blotch, Jerry Shults, owner of The Gas Pipe, a Southwestern regional chain of smoke shops, is about...

Hellfire and Eagle Rock

If you’re a regular reader, you’re probably well aware of Indian Casino Records, a Seattle label run by Haltom City ex-pat...

Sonic Dirt-a-Doodle Do

Joe and the Sonic Dirt from Madagascar is the nom de guerre of keyboardist Matt Hickey (Hentai Improvising Orchestra), who’s quite...

Feed Your Head

Are we beyond CDs? I mean, I know a lot of people are listening to vinyl again –– driven mainly by nostalgia...

Who Messed With Texas?

Once again, allow me to get on my high horse and complain about the preponderance of Texas Music at bars in...