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Cheers and Jeers ’08

Looking back on the year that was in local music - and the years that may be. By SOME LOCAL MUSIC KNOW-IT-ALLS We asked a...

On the March

After forming in mid-2006, the pop-soul outfit The Campaign quickly earned a reputation for both novelty and sheer professionalism. First there was the oddity...

On the March

With a stellar new EP in pocket, The Campaign can mount a pianistic-rocking run at the Big Time. By JIMMY FOWLER After forming in mid-2006, the...

Gray Areas

If Family, Family, Family Meets the Magic Christian sounds like the title of a concept album, that's because it is. Matthew Gray, the leader...

Gray Areas

Somewhere between shoegazy pop and pop-prog lies the family affair, Matthew and the Arrogant Sea. By JIMMY FOwlER If Family, Family, Family Meets the Magic Christian...

Fort Worth’s Sound

Bart Rose isn't your typical young music producer. He isn't rail thin, the only time you'll find him out on the scene is when...

Fort Worth’s Sound

Local producer Bart Rose's getting comfortable in his new - posh - environs. By CAROLINE COLLIER Bart Rose isn't your typical young music producer. He isn't...

Long, Race

On a Saturday night in late September, a small, genteel (and gentile), NPR-ish crowd drifted into the Jefferson Freedom Café, a meeting room in...

Long, Race

Dallas muso Josh Alan Friedman shops a book he started writing 34 years ago - to no avail. So far. By KEN SHIMAMOTO On a Saturday...

The Rockyards?

To most folks, the Stockyards means just both kinds of music: Country. And Western. Inside the few storefronts that don't offer cowboy-themed knick-knacks, cowboy-friendly food...