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Jamie Richards

With his smooth-as-milk country voice, Jamie Richards delivers 14 songs about love, lost love, whiskey, and his mom on the Fort Worth-recorded Drive, whose...

Newgrass, New Guard

Thank goodness for Fred's Texas Café. Now that the Wreck Room is gone (R.I.P.), the ancient diner and backyard hang-out is all that remains...

The Juke Jumpers

Anyone who’s seen The Juke Jumpers knows the wild, sweaty nights this band can invoke. Drinking and dancing are trusty companions to rockabilly juke-joint jump...

Wall of Sound Wrap-Up

LaGrave Field is where many families regularly gather during the summer to watch the Cats aspire to - and often achieve - minor-league baseball...

Miles Davis

Miles Davis was in his mid-forties when he completed his transition from traditionalist to improvisational jazz-funk maestro, and most of his in-between work is...

Red Stick Ramblers

Listening to the Red Stick Ramblers’ new album, Made In the Shade, you may get the feeling you’re at a shade-tree party in their...

Unbreakable

Smoothvega, back-to-back winner of best rap/R&B artist in our annual Music Awards (2006, 2007), wants to make one thing abundantly clear: He is by...

Bruton Redux

In January, legendary contemporary bluesman, singer-songwriter, and hometown hero Stephen Bruton had no idea he had cancer until his wife shined a flashlight down...

Play Him

A bout this time of year in 1960, a young, blond California high-school teacher named Chris Strachwitz got off a bus in Fort Worth’s...

porterdavis

porterdavis started as a duo featuring songwriter Daniel Barrett on guitar and lead vocals and Mike Meadows on African-influenced percussion, offering an eclectic mixture...