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

On the Cusp

Not sure what it means, but at Calhoun's packed show last week at Lola's, when the Fort Worth rock 'n' roll quartet/quintet played "Kick-Drum...

Shhh-Show

Now that dancing days are here again, the good ol' Eastside speakeasy is opening its doors back up to some BYOB-partying. A little background:...

South-B’bye

A million bands, a million clubs, a million people, one big headache: SXSW, the annual music festival and conference in Austin, took place last...

Katsuk, Kahsen, and Case

Heavy metal was a bad reaction to psychedelic music and everything it stood for: peace, love, freewill, dirty hair, smelly clothes, everything. Black Sabbath,...

Flyover Spillover

Every year around the middle of March, Fort Worth - and probably every other alleged flyover town in the Southwest - gets spillover from...

Burning Celluloid

The folks at Walden Media were having a helluva time finding the right Texas band to play a small performance bit in one of...

Grazin’ in the Grass

The jaunty trad-bluegrass standard "We've Got Franklin D. Roosevelt Back Again" is one thing (i.e., awesome), but young folks playing it today is a...

Kind of Blue

High times for jazz are here apparently. Last week, legendary composer Herbie Hancock won the Grammy for Album of the Year. River: The Joni...

Jazz Week

For every great movie Spike Lee serves up, he drops a clunker or two. For every Do the Right Thing (1989) or Summer of...

Super Groups

It doesn't happen very often, a veteran singer-songwriter hooking up with a veteran band to form a new, um, solo band. But over the...