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DJ Herb and Alien Records
"...the clubs they frequent are the deejays, and the records they spin, fold, and manipulate. And while many among..."

May 5, 1995 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

SXSW Music Preview: Holodeck Records Rescores Egyptian Creation Myth at AFS Cinema
Synth whisperers soundtrack Ra: Path of the Sun God
"...The lauded retro synth wizards behind Holodeck Records, homegrown label associated with Netflix’ 2016 hit sci-fi drama..."

March 11, 2019 Music Post by Christina Garcia

SXSW Records
Jeff Beck
"...This 12-song longplayer is the first from Egge's Grace Records, documenting the incredibly true adventures of Austin's 22-year-old singing..."

March 12, 1999 Music Feature

Texas Records
"...(even vaporous) pop-reggae tunes, Roots gets down to "Rastaman Alien," an eye-opening slap at the pretenders in Rastafarian culture..."

Nov. 24, 1995 Music Review

Q&A Hole: Unwilling Alien Espionage
Billie Buck: “Teleport me to the cheese factory”
"...It’s an essential life question we’ve all contemplated: “If aliens abducted you and installed an implant that gave you..."

Aug. 7, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Two Turntables and a Microphone
Austin's DJ Culture
"...Twist video bar featured the likes of Dublin's Quadrophonic Records basso profondo stable, Cut Chemist, and Q-Burns Abstract Message,..."

May 29, 1998 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Everything Must Go
Tower's last hours
"...On its final day, Sunday, June 13, Tower Records is full of customers. It's a day when all..."

June 25, 2004 Music Feature by Matt Dentler

Faster Than Sound: Happy Birthday, Daniel Johnston
Hi, How Are You Day commemorates the late, great Daniel Johnston, and SaulPaul's Alien Adventure beams down at Scottish Rite Theater
" he envisioned his music. Upcoming on Wilco's dBpm Records, a vinyl-only live recording called Chicago 2017 is described..."

Jan. 31, 2020 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Galaxy Quest
A parody of Gene Roddenberry's TV world and its rabid fans.
"...tosses in a heaping helping of bug-eyed monsters, lithe alien babes, and more tongue-in-cheek homages than you can shake..."

Dec. 31, 1999 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Big Cheese
South by Southwest 1997
"...fuck-the-worldisms that gives the Paranoids their cachet. Their Standells-style alienation is sped up just enough to bob your head..."

March 21, 1997 Music Feature

9500 Liberty
This timely documentary is a witness to the events in Prince William County, Va., whose board of supervisors voted in 2007 to require police officers to question anyone suspected of being an undocumented immigrant.
"...“show me your papers” law. Byler and Park’s film records the 2007-2008 events in Prince William County, Va., that..."

June 4, 2010 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Hole (birthday) enchilada, record store bargains, and Scott Weiland's screed
"...that bumps up to 30% June 10... DJ mecca Alien Records is settling nicely into its new location in..."

May 21, 2004 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Archaic Relics of Music Biz Past
The Death of Vinyl: Reports Have Been Exaggerated
"...I've got tons of 7-inches on labels like Stiff Records, which we all thought was the coolest. We wrote..."

April 18, 1997 Music Feature

Baby, Let Me Follow You Down
Can record stores survive the digital age?
"...Until recently, they owned Jupiter Records, a new/used store in Hancock Center that closed Christmas..."

Jan. 23, 2004 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Dancing About Architecture
Al No Go Ryko Solo
"...the A&R person who signed Kelly Willis to A&M Records, marks the third such departure affecting an Austin act..."

Nov. 22, 1996 Music Column

Dancing About Architecture
Is the new Sir Douglas Quintet collection is from the original masters? Doug Sahm makes the final call. Also, Michael Nesmith, Junior and Tanya Rae Brown, and Clifford Antone updates.
"...promote his new My Perfect World album on Tornado Records. Who is Ed Burleson? Well, he's a country artist..."

Oct. 22, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Armagideon Time
Hanuman Care Kit Lands in Austin -- Sort of
"...(with Miles Faulkner) the American wing of Holland's Munich Records, whose roster list includes another band to break, the..."

Oct. 24, 1997 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Dancing About Architecture
The Butthole Surfers find themselves uncovered, Don Walser takes a dive, and time and music march on.
"...thought the fallout from their trouble-filled association with Capitol Records had at long last subsided. No such luck. Last..."

Nov. 5, 1999 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Plunging into Austin music's past with the Armadillo, and its future with MySpace. Craig Ross included free of charge.
"...him to promote it. It's finally available at Waterloo Records and, and that's about it. "I just need..."

Aug. 5, 2005 Music Column by Christopher Gray

Sheiks of Industry
Austin record labels, part 1
"...label 12-inchers, and live-set mix tapes at outlets like Alien Records, Technophilia, and the late System-7. Yet as in..."

Nov. 14, 2003 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

Out with the old ("Dancing About Architecture"), and in with the news: "TCB" and the closing of the Mercury and Sound Exchange.

Jan. 10, 2003 Music Column by Christopher Gray

DJ Showcase: Spiros, Thursday, Mar 16
Wednesday Night
"...crewzone. Locals, like longtime house heroes Herb Agapetus of Alien Records and 626 Soul's Chris Specht and Coy West,..."

March 24, 2000 Music Review by Marc Savlov

After a Fashion
Our Style Avatar arches his well-coifed eyebrow at local eyebrows, wonders why Britney can get drunk and married and he can't, and solicits … errrrrrr … polls local teens
"...Advance tickets to ArtErotica are available for $25 at Alien Records, Lobo Bookstore, and directly from AIDS Services of..."

Jan. 30, 2004 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

Turn the Beat Around
The Pre-Millennium Rise of Dance Music
"...-- he's unavailable for comment. Thankfully, Michael Hernandez of Alien Records, Austin's premiere dance music outlet, is...."

Dec. 6, 1996 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

These Children That You Spit On
Dancing With the Clubkids
" be believed, as well as DJ Herb of Alien Records [see sidebar], Proteus is the place to be...."

May 5, 1995 Music Feature by Marc Savlov

A Room of One's Own
Austin's Newest Record Stores Carve out Their Niche
"...not-so-bustling Bustleton Avenue, where, according to the store's T-shirt, "Records Are Like Life." A dingy room, staffed mainly by..."

Jan. 19, 1996 Music Feature

DPS Troopers Push Undocumented Immigrants Into a Deportation Pipeline
Spike in traffic stops raises concerns about racial profiling, faulty record keeping, and the damage done to families
"...DPS records that are publicly available on the internet indicate that..."

June 2, 2017 News Feature by Debbie Nathan

How a Collaboration Between Roky Erickson and Doug Sahm Became Part of the Blueprint for Punk Rock
Chapter one of the Austin Punk Chronicles concludes with two local legends setting the stage for a global music revolution
"...Re-sequencing the word "bible," the newly christened Bleib Alien folded in Dylan­esque folk rockers including "Song for Abe..."

Aug. 9, 2019 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

The House
"...road and be able to play some of the Alien Love Child stuff rewritten. I talked to Steve Barber;..."

Sept. 27, 1996 Music Feature

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
" show the youngster how it's done. Then Loud Records takes over and presents for your psycho pleasure Queens'..."

March 16, 2001 Music Feature

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