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Greg Beets

Greg Beets was born in Lubbock on the day Richard Nixon was elected president. He has covered music for the Chronicle since 1992, writing about everyone from Roky Erickson to Yanni. Beets has also written for Billboard,Uncut, Blurt, Elmore, and Pop Culture Press. Before his digestive tract cried uncle, he co-published Hey! Hey! Buffet!, an award-winning fanzine about all-you-can-eat buffets.

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Elvis: The Ed Sullivan Shows

The Ed Sullivan Shows

Music Feature, Dec. 22, 2006

The Passing Show: The Life & Music of Ronnie Lane

The Passing Show:The Life and Music of Ronnie Lane

Music Feature, Dec. 22, 2006

Bobby Darin

Seeing Is Believing

Music Feature, Dec. 22, 2006

The Triffids

Born Sandy Devotional

Music Review, Dec. 15, 2006

Frank Sinatra

Vegas

Music Review, Dec. 8, 2006

Andy Partridge

Fuzzy Warbles

Music Review, Dec. 8, 2006

This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

Daniel J. Levitin

Music Feature, Dec. 1, 2006

Get It While You Can

Music Feature, Nov. 24, 2006

I Killed the Monster: 21 Artists Performing the Songs of Daniel Johnston

I Killed the Monster: 21 Artists Performing the Songs of Daniel Johnston

Music Review, Nov. 3, 2006

Attic Ted

The Attic Ted Land Suite

Music Review, Nov. 3, 2006

IV Thieves Reviewed

If We Can't Escape My Pretty

Music Review, Oct. 27, 2006

Lower Class Brats

The New Seditionaries

Music Review, Oct. 27, 2006

Burt Bacharach

Music Review, Oct. 6, 2006

The Blue Van

Music Feature, Sep. 22, 2006

Brazilian Girls

Music Feature, Sep. 22, 2006

The Black Angels

Music Feature, Sep. 22, 2006

Guster

Ganging Up on the Sun

Music Feature, Sep. 15, 2006

The Greatest Gift

An oral history unearthing one of post-punk's most seminal acts: Austin's Scratch Acid

Music Feature, Sep. 1, 2006

New York Dolls

One Day It Will Please Us to Remember Even This

Music Review, Sep. 1, 2006

The Sleepy Jackson

Personality – One Was a Spider, One Was a Bird

Music Review, Sep. 1, 2006

Plasticland

Make Yourself a Happening Machine:A Collection of

Music Review, Aug. 25, 2006

Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys

Legends of Country Texas

Music Review, Aug. 25, 2006

The Swells

Slept for Seven Days

Music Review, Aug. 11, 2006

La Onda Chicano

Tejano music, as a genre, might be on the ropes, but Sunny Ozuna – one of the genre's architects – is anything but

Music Feature, Jul. 21, 2006

Masonic

Without Warning

Music Review, Jul. 7, 2006

Paul Minor

Shadow Figure

Music Review, Jun. 23, 2006

Sound Team

Movie Monster

Music Review, Jun. 9, 2006

Darling New Neighbors

Every Day Is Saturday Night

Music Review, Jun. 9, 2006

Household Names

Picture in My Head

Music Review, Jun. 9, 2006

Here, There and Everywhere: My Life Recording the Music of the Beatles

Geoff Emerick and Howard Massey

Music Feature, Jun. 2, 2006

James Brown

Music Review, May. 19, 2006

Insect Sex Act

Act 1

Music Review, May. 12, 2006

Zom Zoms

Yellow Rainbow

Music Review, May. 12, 2006

The Red Krayola

Introduction

Music Review, Apr. 28, 2006

Riverboat Gamblers Reviewed

To the Confusion of Our Enemies

Music Review, Apr. 21, 2006

Daniel Johnston

Welcome to My World:The Music of Daniel Johnston

Music Review, Apr. 21, 2006

The Arm Reviewed

Music Feature, Apr. 14, 2006

Glass Eye

Every Woman's Fantasy

Music Review, Apr. 7, 2006

Figurines

Music Review, Mar. 24, 2006

The Woggles

Music Review, Mar. 24, 2006

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