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Vodeo’s Auspicious Debut

These guys must get laid a lot. Not that having acrobatic sex with as many attractive people as possible is every musician’s dream, but...

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Jessie Frye’s Boys’ Club Jessie Frye has balance working in her favor. Her rich voice could easily work in the hands of a dance-pop...

Pimpadelic: Still Hear

A long time ago, I was close friends with a guy who was pretty deep into the local punk/metal scene, which was helpful to...

Wrecked Room

For those of you old enough to remember, you’ve got to ask yourself: Was The Wreck Room really as great as everyone says it...

Evolving Sound Emoji

I’ll be honest. Interviewing a band by group text is sort of a bit, but seeing as how the three dudes in the Fungi...

Facebooked Solid

I’d venture that for the same reason festivals are popular for national acts, festivals are popular for our regional/local brethren/sistren. Increased exposure for bands....
Pinkish Black

Pinkish Black: Bury the Past, Eye the Future

The year 2014 was a good one for Fort Worth’s heaviest, noisiest experimental duo. In the spring, Pinkish Black completed a West Coast tour...

Critical Distance

Had this fun text convo a couple of days ago. Me: He said lots of good things, ones even I can agree with. Ma: Yes, he...

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Red Shahan’s Men & Coyotes (Magnolia Records) At first glance, “Men & Coyotes” seems like a silly name for a song, much less an album. And then...

On the Town

Happy Hour Readers’ choice: Bar Louie, 2973 W 7th St Critic’s choice: Upper 90 on College, 961 W Magnolia Av From 2 to 7pm Mon-Fri, the Near...