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

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Untapped: Craft Music

I love beer. Beer is my favorite. Beer is good. Beer is delicious. And beer is all I need to get me through another...

Music Awards Are Here

Welcome to our 20th Annual Music Awards, a celebration of all of the great tuneage that comes out of the great 817 every year....

Joe Gorgeous: Clean, Scuzzy, Smart

Some guys just have it. They have a knack for working their bands in all the right ways. I’m not saying that Joey Gorman...

Smoke-free Billy Bob’s: One Small Step

It started with Eric. My buddy was the first among our crew of borderline dangerous jackasses to quit smoking. This was maybe seven or...

James Hinkle: Still Ticking

(Update below.) First, the good news. Veteran Fort Worth bluesman, painter, and all around great guy James Hinkle is alive. The bad news: His full...

People Are Strange

I learned the truth, the hard truth, only a couple of years ago. “If I never hear Bruce Springsteen, the Grateful Dead, or Jim Morrison...

Fort Worth 420

Look, I’ve smoked weed a couple of times, and I’ve never gotten high, probably because I was also drunk –– I think I heard...

CoyoteHead: Indie-Rock Roots

Based on CoyoteHead’s self-titled debut EP from December, you’d never even know the two-year-old quartet has indie-rock roots –– frontman Kyle Barnhill and drummer...

Friday on the Green Is Here

Breaking news: Filthy rich people will do anything short of stash their money beneath their Bergères to avoid paying taxes, leaving the rest of...

Reagan James: Unique, Unfortunately

This is not a knock on our rock, country, rap, folk, or jazz. Fort Worth is incredibly lucky that so many of its talented...