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Monday, May 5 2014

Collin Herring - ‘Some Knives’ (album stream) (Premiere)

Texas singer-songwriter Collin Herring is back after a five-year absence with an exciting new album. Sometimes things really are worth the wait.


Sunday, July 21 2013

Sara Hickman: Shine

Shine is a giddy collection of songs, but therein lies the biggest problem with the LP: it feels like a compilation.


Sunday, April 7 2013

Terry Allen: Bottom of the World

Allen ponders the meaning of life, sex, and dreams to a sparse musical accompaniment.


Monday, April 1 2013

Parquet Courts: Light Up Gold

For Parquet Courts, "slacker" isn't just a lifestyle, it's a full-blown worldview and in Light Up Gold, they play like revolutionaries.


Monday, March 25 2013

Texas to Release New Album, ‘The Conversation’

This year is the 25th anniversary of Scottish pop band Texas' founding and the group is returning (finally!) with a new album.


Tuesday, February 15 2011

Hayes Carll: KMAG YOYO & other American Stories

Carll has a Texas sense of humor, by which I mean he often writes BIG songs to emphasize the outrageousness of human situations. When he sings of love, he means lust, between a man and a woman so mismatched that only sex and booze can make the relationship work.


Sunday, May 16 2010

He’s In Search of the Blues, and Lord Does Bill Minutaglio Find Them

This is an emotive, compelling, and enlightening collection of essays thanks as much to Bill Minutaglio's writing as the inherent human interest in the topics he chooses.


Wednesday, March 31 2010

Marshall Ford Swing Band: It’s About Dam Time

The old material has been renovated rather than modernised.


Wednesday, May 27 2009

It Will Come to Me by Emily Fox Gordon

Deadly funny, this is immensely enjoyable, a welcome addition to a genre some of us cannot get enough of.


Independent Lens: Tulia, Texas (Reviews) [10.Feb.09]
At the Death House Door (Reviews) [6.Jan.09]
Playradioplay!: Texas (Reviews) [23.Mar.08]
Texas: Red Book (Reviews) [28.Nov.05]
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