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Red Starlet Glistens

When producer and multi-instrumentalist Robby Baxter moved back to Arlington last year after climbing the music industry hierarchy in New York City, he felt...

Through the Black & Blues

The four men and one woman who make up the Black & Blues have all blazed their own trails through the music business. Guitarist...

Dan Family Do’s

Brett Walker, who plays standup bass in the cowpunk trio The Dan Family, writes songs in his head as he drives a tractor around...

Irv Jones’ Beats

Irv Jones doesn’t stop to rest for any day of the year. On Thanksgiving, the producer, drummer, singer, and artist developer was recording at...

Skeleton Coast Goes Native

Currently all the members of the avant-garde pop quartet Skeleton Coast live in the same house. Singer-multi-instrumentalist Bobby McCubbins, singer- multi-instrumentalist Ryan Torres, bassist...

Igneous Grimm Spaces In

As often as it has been emulated, the spirit of classic rock has rarely been truly reproduced. Igneous Grimm, a Cleburne-based psychedelic roots-rock quintet,...

The Villain Vanguard’s Revenge

When The Villain Vanguard formed in 2004, the then-sextet launched into Fort Worth’s eclectic music scene with brash boogie and high hopes. After 2006’s...

Hanna Barbarians Feel Good

The six guys in the Hanna Barbarians are hippies, indubitably, but they have put a decidedly practical spin on their freewheeling peace ’n’ love...

LAZËR Fires One Off

Onstage, the techno hip-hip duo LAZËR delivers a high-concept performance punctuated with lowbrow shenanigans. The official -- and invented -- backstory for 'the boyz'...

Darrin Kobetich’s Longest Winter

Darrin Kobetich and his guitars have been through a lot together over the last 33 years. When he was a howling force in thrash...