Posts Tagged ‘fort worth’

 – Photos by James Villa – The Rail Club / Fort Worth, TX (Sunday, February 14th, 2016) Setlist Gotta Let Go Larger Than Life The Bitch Is Back (Elton John cover) Blueberry Living Like a Runaway Aces & Eights Hungry What Do Ya Know About Love Back to the Cave Falling In and Out of Love Can’t Catch Me Out for Blood Cher…

– Words by James Villa – Photos by James Villa & Rudy Luna – The Toadies – The Bomb Factory / Saturday, March 28, 2015 Thursday, March 26, 2015 will always have a sweet spot in the hearts of music fans in DFW for it marked the Grand Opening of The Bomb Factory in Deep Ellum.  Not only did it mean a new era for the Dall…

-Words by Philip James // Photos by James Villa – Exit 380’s “Photomaps”  vinyl reissue in new alternative packaging – only 300 produced – Ships: April 3rd, 2015 Last year’s release of Photomaps (August 2014) marked a seminal time in Exit 380’s storied 16 year history. In the band’s previous five full length efforts (a…

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – Billy Bob’s Texas (Fort Worth, TX) Saturday, March 14, 2015 Billy Bob’s Texas was hosting a modern day rock legend this night: Aaron Lewis. The singer best known for fronting Staind was stopping by the world’s largest honky tonk supporting his debut solo album, The Roa…

– Words by James Villa – Photos by James Villa – STYX – Billy Bob’s Texas (Saturday, February 28, 2015) Formed in the late 60’s, STYX has had its share of success, controversy, and inner-turmoil.  Yet through all of that, they’ve managed to somehow remain relevant and still draw the crowds that most bands with a simila…

STYX AXS-TV SPECIAL PREMIERES MARCH 15; SUPPORTING DEF LEPPARD ON MASSIVE SUMMER TOUR; IN-PROGRESS HEADLINING TOUR CONTINUES February 24, 2015 – It’s been over two years since a full STYX concert was broadcast on national TV (“Styx: The Grand Illusion/Pieces Of Eight Live” DVD, which aired on VH1 Classic and the Pallad…

Un Chien’s “The West is the Best Tour” Summer 2014 Today, Fort Worth’s psych-rock quintet, Un Chien began their summer tour, heading to Marfa, Texas. The newly crowned “Indie-Rock Album of the Year” winners will be performing thirteen back-to-back shows. This is the first club tour for the quintet; with exciting stops…

Hand Drawn Records. A Compilation. Volume 3. Live Studio Session at Big Acre Sound (Copper Canyon, TX) – Words by Michal Elizabeth Smith // Photos by Ronnie Jackson – Four-piece rock band, Swindle Boys, kicked off the second day of recording HDR’s third compilation album with an atmospheric track, “The Stranger.” This…