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Everyone’s a Comedian

Comedy superstar Louis C.K. recently explained the origin of his stand-up career to Jerry Seinfeld on HBO’s Talking Funny, an hourlong panel discussion on...

Just Him

One thing Jason Eady has learned as a songwriter: If making music matters to you, you have to tell the truth, even if the...

Mountain Kid Grows Up

Bands are funny things. Some people devote their lives to them, while others treat them as something to do before they settle down. Mountain...

Arrow Pointed Up

For a guy who rejects organized religion but still believes in a higher power, Richard Hennessy credits a Bible verse his father often quoted...

The Unknowable Psyche of Same Brain

The one time I saw Same Brain was when they opened for Son of Stan and Steve Gnash at the latter’s tape release party...

Where 2

In January of 2015, I got drunk at the Bearded Lady with Where House impresario/Fairmount neighborhood general contractor Casey Smith and some homies. The...

Fortress of Solid Tunes

All week leading up to the much-anticipated Fortress Festival, the weekend weather forecast became increasingly ominous, prompting many to post on social media concerns...

Critical MASS

It’s not unusual for a bar, restaurant, or music venue to have a small army of investors. To get a project off the ground,...

Soldiering On

Local musicians take note: If you aren’t selling your music, you either don’t know your market or aren’t hustling hard enough. That’s a lesson...

On the Outside

Richard Haskins is playing in Fort Worth for the first time in years on Friday night at Shipping & Receiving Bar. I’ve never met...