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Radio GaGa

A proposed new LPFM station might make life worth living again

Music Features Ryan Lawless and Pablo S Paz are sick and tired of the corporate radio model. As the bottom line constantly takes precedence over any artistic vision or merit, and old-school tropes continue to dominate the med...

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 Alex De Vore

Dodgeball, Shmodge-ball!

Get back to your childhood roots for some serious fun and exercise

Sweat We get it, in-shape people—you’re all amazing, and the rest of us (read, those of us who don’t look at a room full of crying people being screamed at while impossibly gigantic weights are lifted above the...

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 Alex De Vore

Know Your DJs

2/3 of D Numbers = 100% Awesome

Music Features Saying you don’t love experimental-rock act D Numbers and its three members (who are so talented you kind of want to just quit trying to do anything) is like saying you wish the sun would explode!

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 Alex De Vore

This is What Your Week Looks Like

Seven awesome events in seven awesome days

Music Features El Paseo is sometimes dismissed as a sort of fratboy bar, but this is not so. Get your name out there musically at their weekly open mic while slaying any number of bitchin’ drinks...

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 Alex De Vore

Everybody Loves Treemotel

Say hello to your new favorite band

Music Features When Treemotel unceremoniously takes to the Bandstand, it looks and feels like it’s 1998.

Tuesday, August 6, 2013 Alex De Vore

13 Things Todd Lovato Hates

Don’t get mad; just think about how he’s totally right

Music Features If a recent Bandstand performance tells us anything, it’s that roots-rockin’, blues-esque alt-country duo Todd & the Fox has grown tighter and cooler...

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 Alex De Vore

Insert ’80s Reference Here

Picks You can’t argue with a decade that found us tearing down the Berlin Wall, obsessing over music videos and lusting after hover boards...

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 Alex De Vore

Cowboy Country

Anthony Leon is cooler than you

Music Features There are changes afoot for local outlaw country outfit Anthony Leon and The Chain, as members Benito Rose Plaza and David Badstubner are moving to Austin and Leon himself seems to have grown weary of

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 Alex De Vore

Losing One of Our Own

Remembering Blaine Baker

Music Features “You sound like Ben Weasel when you sing. From Screeching Weasel? They’re a punk band.”

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 Alex De Vore

I Hate Reggae

And yet I didn’t hate this, entirely

Music Features Part of my return to my job was the caveat that I would have to broaden my coverage into certain areas I find, shall we say, less than desirable...

Tuesday, July 9, 2013 Alex De Vore
 
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