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Stepping Out

Cody Lynn Boyd: Branded

Armani’s Gotta Have It

MAF17 Wrap-Up

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Music Feature

Music Awards 2017

Welcome to our Music Awards issue, in which we discuss a few of the scene’s big-picture topics with several nominees. What does it take...

What Are The Kids Into These Days?

Between a March Hearsay column that asked if any local bands under the age of 30 can draw 300 people, and a spirited, scenester-y...

Hip-Hop Beyond the Stigmas

Fort Worth’s hip-hop landscape has no shortage of talent, but your average local music fan doesn’t hear a lot of the exciting acts coming...

What Happened to Texas Music?

A New York guy killed Texas Music. Yes, friends, the disintegration of this state’s edgy brand of country rock can be traced back to...

Hall of Fame Class of ’17

They may not be the biggest band to come from Fort Worth, but they are among the most influential. In the early aughts, when...

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...