Music Pencil

Steve Gnash, Complete: Weirdness Rules

Whence The Longshots?

The Winner? FWRA

Come Again, Vinyl

Our Tribe’s Fall Classic

Blotch Jumbo

Hearsay

Hearsay

Mourning Rusty Burns, Rockin’ Ron Thompson

One of Fort Worth’s most pivotal, pioneering rock guitarists has gone to that great jam in the sky. After a long battle with lung...

Sean Russell: Rabbit Redux

Some of the fine young members of Green River Ordinance still fondly recall the Acoustic Mafia. Featuring Brandin Lea (Jetta in the Ghost Tree,...

GRO: Country or Rock? Does It Matter?

Is Green River Ordinance getting screwed? But maybe getting screwed means you’ve finally arrived. Kinda? Here’s the truth. Radio country sucks. It’s just as bad...

Women for Women Rock 2016

An inconvenient truth: The Fort Worth music scene, the rock scene in particular, is very white and very male. Why is this important? Experiencing...

Big Time Lyric Le’velle

Now that Facebook appears to be going the way of Twitter, which has already gone the way of MySpace (in my peon’s mind, at...

Solo Lucci + TUC = Big Time!

In my column last week –– don’t fall asleep! I promise this story will get better! –– I discussed the virtues of staying in...

Hello, Maren!

I’m sure you’ve already heard the news, because you’re on Facebook, and you can’t live without it, and even when your phone is 20...

Best/Oddest Local Vids of ’15

As a hairy, belching byproduct of the MTV generation, I see social media, Facebook and Instagram specifically, as the average millennial’s primary source for...

Dreamy Life Records: Bring It

Let’s go ahead and admit it. Rockers, writers, and scenesters outside Fort Worth may think our city is pretty cool for one reason. We...

Top 10 Local Songs of ’15

Once again, a wealth of exceptional tuneage exploded from the great 817 this year. On a purely technical level, there were at least ––...