Posts Tagged ‘fort worth’

– By Austin Reed – “PUSH PLAY” Here’s a memory I will never forget. When I was 17 years old, I heard Sunny Day Real Estate’s debut full-length record, Diary, for the first time. Strictly speaking, it was the first time I heard Sunny Day Real Estate at all, so any opinions I have since formulated about the band are just…

– By Austin Reed – “PUSH PLAY” Psych-rock is a dangerous business. Unless you’ve spent the proper amount of time calibrating your sound to a matchless level of precision, it can oftentimes behave like an undercooked cupcake: good-to-go on the outside but runny and inconsistent where it matters. This probably wouldn’t b…

– Photos and Video Footage by James Villa – Next week we’ll be unveiling an exclusive track from Fort Worth’s Un Chien, titled “Gasoline Rainbow”. Their label shot out a behind-the-scenes snippet of the band over the weekend with our photographer, James Villa’s footage and the song inlaid.  So, of course we’re going to…

– By Larissa Shouga – Upon my arrival at the studio I heard the delightful sound of a solitary violin finding its way down the long corridor. Looking into the booth I saw instrumentalist Cheryl Harrell tracking this charming sound, which is now bored its way permanently into my temporal lobe. Though I can’t say I’m ups…

DIA DE LOS TOADIES – September 13-14th, 2013 – By Dustin Blocker – The Toadies sixth annual rock festival, Dia De Los Toadies, makes its first run in the band’s hometown this weekend at Panther Island Pavilion in Fort Worth, and the lineup is spectacular. The two-day bills are filled with local Dallas-Fort Worth favori…

– By Dustin Blocker – Youthful Fort Worth native and resident Nashville troubadour Cale Tyson takes a non-satirical approach to traditional country music, and the results are gorgeously infectious. Ripe with pedal steel, upright bass, and a subtle yodel – Tyson and his backing band tug the golden age of country roots o…

– By Michal Elizabeth Smith – Music devotees, if the opportunity ever arises to witness a record come to life, eagerly accept the offer. The adventure in which musicians embark upon is an adventure worth being a part of; presumably Samwise Gamgee would agree. Known for their individuality and atypical approach to music…

MUSIC WE CURRENTLY ENJOY “Listen to This! Thank us Later.” JULY 2013: Music “On Tour Monthly Recommends” Track List: “Fugitive Air” by OF MONTREAL “This Life” by EDWARD SHARPE AND THE MAGNETIC ZEROS “The Dreamer” by UN CHIEN “Granfaloon” by SECRET GHOST CHAMPION “True Believer” by WIDOWSPEAK “Falling” by CHVRCHES “Not…