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Bohemian Rhapsody
"...Queen was one of the greatest rock bands ever. A band touched by such peerless genius that..."

Nov. 2, 2018 Movie Review by Richard Whittaker

Sing Street
The director of Once and Begin Again helms another joyful music film
"...a model, Conor blurts out that he’s in a band that is shooting a music video and they happen..."

April 29, 2016 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Honk!TX Brief
Five questions for a brass-travaganza organizer
"...Chris McMillan, bandleader of Dead Music Capital Band and an organizer of..."

March 26, 2015 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

Peter Hook: Life in a Northern Town
Joy Division/New Order bassist resurrects two classic LPs
"...a case of “very more-ish.” He and his new band the Light perform tonight at the Belmont...."

Sept. 17, 2013 Music Post by Richard Whittaker

Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest
The actor Michael Rapaport turns director for this admiring portrait of the seminal Nineties hip-hop outfit.
"...the same color wheel and etching style of the band’s early cover art. Alongside the one-two punch to the..."

July 29, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Five Minutes with James Hyland
The South Austin Jug Band man heads to the Saxon tonight
"...former singer/guitarist for the newly defunct South Austin Jug Band, begins a month-long Wednesday night residency at the Saxon..."

Feb. 4, 2009 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
One of the most compelling documentary portraits of a musician yet made, Julien Temple's film about the former Clash musician acknowledges the legend while uncovering the truth.
"...during a period of increasing internecine skirmishes among the band members, frontman and principal lyricist Joe Strummer went missing...."

Dec. 7, 2007 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Dancing About Architecture
Fastball: The Band That Saved Hollywood?
"...already complete (under producer John Croslin) and which the band had been shopping. The band is narrowing down their..."

May 1, 1998 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Judas Priest Co-Founder Ian Hill Wields Firepower
UK metal gods near the half-century mark
"...28-29, as co-led by the bassist and last remaining band founder...."

May 23, 2019 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

That Nasty Ol’ Johnny Rotten
Prince of the punks returns with PiL
"...his post-punk pioneering outfit Public Image Ltd., promoting the band’s impressive new documentary and a career-spanning box set, The..."

Oct. 25, 2018 Music Post by Tim Stegall

Scientists Revisited on A Place Called Bad
Aussie grunge progenitors await a new generation of action rockers
"...A Place Called Bad makes a case for the band by including most of their studio recordings and all..."

Aug. 19, 2016 Music Post by Michael Toland

A Gilded Eternity: The Return of Loop
Seminal UK outfit returns to U.S. expressly for Psych Fest
"...1986, British troupe Loop evolved from a spacy garage band to a smoke-obscured, atmospheric monster that all but abandoned..."

May 1, 2014 Music Post by Michael Toland

Housecore Horror Live Shot No.3 – Day Two
Melvins, Gwar, Goatwhore, and Star & Dagger plunge in
"...name, but there they were: Santa Cruz, CA.’s A Band of Orcs, who invaded Antone’s on Saturday, the second..."

Oct. 27, 2013 Music Post by Michael Toland

ACL Interview: True Believers (Part II)
Alejandro Escovedo wants to cut a representative Troobs LP
"...this weekend. I spoke with Alejandro Escovedo about the band’s comeback...."

Oct. 10, 2013 Music Post by Jim Caligiuri

Where Did All Those Kids Go?
From summer 1968 to ‘One Night with Janis Joplin’ in 2013
"...Summer 1968, Janis Joplin and her band Big Brother & the Holding Company arrived in my..."

July 31, 2013 Music Post by Charles Beard

Heart & Soul, Part 2
Second half of lengthy Q&A with Huey Lewis
"...Nick Lowe, Bill Graham, Thin Lizzy, etc. For the band's return – Sunday at the Backyard with Joe Cocker..."

July 19, 2012 Music Post by Raoul Hernandez

YACHT: Mystery Lights Over Shangri-La Exposed
Rob yaks with Jona and Claire of YACHT
"...addition of longtime collaborator Claire L. Evans that the band truly took off...."

April 18, 2011 Qmmunity Post by Rob Cohen

ACL 2008!
The lineup has arrived, calm down.
"...stoked to see Conor Oberst & the Mystic Valley Band, M. Ward, and Gillian Welch on the same bill,..."

April 15, 2008 Music Post by Austin Powell

Just a Family Thing
"...tour with Avenged Sevenfold, one of the hottest alt-metal bands around, but the bassist is quick to point out..."

Nov. 28, 2007 Music Post by Margaret Moser

1-2-3-4!
Marky Ramone defends the Ramones, Phil Spector.
"...drummer Marky Ramone, backed by the Queers, rekindles the band’s best. Here’s the remainder of the interview from this..."

Nov. 21, 2007 Music Post by Austin Powell

Gojira Smash
Shifting into interstellar overdrive with Gojira
"...blesses Stubb’s on Sunday, features one of the best four-band lineups in recent memory. One by one, they will..."

Feb. 15, 2007 Music Post by Austin Powell

The Fearless Freaks
Documentary about the band the Flaming Lips – the crazy/bizarre Oklahoma outfit that, despite itself, rose to national prominence.
"...the group. Best known to the mainstream as the band behind the creepily addictive 1994 track "She Don’t Use..."

April 15, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Commitments
"...class kids in Dublin who come together in a band to sing the music of “their people,” and that..."

Sept. 20, 1991 Movie Review by Kathleen Maher

40 Years in the Making: The Magic Music Movie
Behind the Music for a band you've never heard of
"...orchestrating a one-night only reunion of a beloved local band from his college days at CU-Boulder during the early..."

Aug. 24, 2018 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Brain Behind Ambient Trio Dallas Acid
Exploring the oscillators, envelope generators, and filters that create the band’s pastoral, spacey sound
"...fingers across the rim of a gong. Her two bandmates Michael Gerner and Christian Havins played dueling Moogs drenched..."

Oct. 27, 2017 Music Feature by Dan Gentile

White Denim 2.0
Frontman James Petralli talks of the old days and a new era
"...contemplate an upcoming series of performances in which his band White Denim pops up in tiny clubs throughout Austin..."

Feb. 4, 2016 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Frank
Arthouse comedy amuses yet disappoints.
"...accident into a gig playing keyboards in an avant-garde band with an unpronounceable name. Frank (Fassbender) is the band’s..."

Sept. 5, 2014 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Like Father, Like Son
Jeff and Spencer Tweedy align Saturday at the Texas Ballroom
"...Last year, local guitarist and Bob Dylan’s band leader Charlie Sexton said to me: “A band is..."

June 23, 2014 Music Post by William Harries Graham

SXSW Film Review: 'Pulp'
No William Shatner here, mind you
"...Britpop's smartest – and occasionally smarmiest – band was Sheffield's Pulp. (Blur comes in a close second.)..."

March 10, 2014 SXSW Post by Marc Savlov

Whiskey Shivers’ Guitarist Jeff Hortillosa
Illustrious Hippopotacorn spins off a spidery solo debut
"...Houston’s Sugarland Studios with Robert Ellis producing. With his band busy writing, Jeff Hortillosa still had an itch. Just..."

Oct. 24, 2013 Music Post by Abby Johnston

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