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Big Cliff, JKush: Freestyle Kings

Rappers Big Cliff and JKush will never replicate a performance. In fact, they will never even come close to doing a song the same...

Say Oh Whitney

Every band should have a patron saint like the one that watches over alt-Americana outfit Oh Whitney. She lets the band members live in...

Snow Tha Product: Immigrant Song

As far as she knows, Snow Tha Product is the only bilingual female rapper anywhere in the music business. The daughter of illegal immigrants...

Waking Alice Shaping Up

Two years ago, an early version of the mod-rock Mansfield band Waking Alice was trying to make the most of expensive studio time while...

Your Guide to 817 Nightlife

You’ve got to laugh. Now that North Texas is veritably the center of the sports universe, Fort Worth has never seemed so, well, small...

Rocket for Ethiopia Launches

The guys in the young but veteran punk rock trio Rocket for Ethiopia are happy to finally be playing longer sets. Now that each...

Sonar Lights Shine

Sonar Lights frontman George Miadis could have been “the next Elvis Presley” in Greece, said Sonar Lights bassist Artell Vincent. When drummer Roy Oteo...

Fou For You

When Jeevan Antony was a boy living in Dubai, he didn’t yet know how to play an instrument, but, undeterred, he filled notebooks full...

Phantom Caste Surges Forward

The moody electronic rock quintet Phantom Caste released its debut EP, Hands to the Light, last summer to considerable praise from critics and fans....

Merkin Tools Along

The guys in the mod-rock trio Merkin get a lot of flak for naming their band after a pubic wig. Calling their first full-length...