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    The Kids are Alright: Sixth Grader Also Reviews My Morning Jacket's Evil Urges

    My Morning Jacket Evil Urges www.mymorningjacket.com I listened to this CD by a band called My Morning Jacket. To me, the name of the band made me think of "Pocket Full of Sunshine," because sunshine is in the morning, but they turned ...

    @ Rocks Off by clampdown on June 26, 2008 @ 11:30 am
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    The Kids are Alright: Eighth Grader Reviews My Morning Jacket's Evil Urges

    [Today's Young Writers entries are both reviews of My Morning Jacket's Evil Urges. The view from sixth grade will be posted in a bit.] My Morning Jacket Evil Urges www.mymorningjacket.com One tends to judge what an entire CD will soun...

    @ Rocks Off by clampdown on June 26, 2008 @ 10:51 am
  • Perseph One and AndAcc; Patients of Timeless Minds

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    Perseph One and AndAcc; Patients of Timeless Minds

    Every high school has one of those girls who wears some shit-crazy outfit each day, like a skirt with pants underneath or a bow tie and gloves. Synth-driven in production and irreverently disconnected in lyrical delivery, Patients of Timeless Minds ...

    by Shea Serrano on August 7, 2008
  • Juke Joint Duo Cedric Burnside and Lightnin' Malcolm - Living Blues

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    Juke Joint Duo Cedric Burnside and Lightnin' Malcolm - Living Blues

    Cedric Burnside and Lightnin' Malcolm seem to personify the platonic ideals of the Delta blues. Burnside explains that he was raised alongside "eight or nine" other children in a two-room house deep in the northern Mississippi Hill Country. Also in t...

    by Ben Westhoff on August 7, 2008
  • The 2008 Houston Press Music Awards Ceremony - UGK for Life

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    The 2008 Houston Press Music Awards Ceremony - UGK for Life

    "This is a huge night for me." So said Bun B backstage at Warehouse Live last Wednesday, shortly after receiving the third top-tier Houston Press Music Award of the night on behalf of UGK. The Port Arthur-cum-Houston duo took home Local Musicians ...

    by Chris Gray on August 7, 2008
  • Hawg Heaven - Delmer Barkley's big-time small-town biker palace

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    Hawg Heaven - Delmer Barkley's big-time small-town biker palace

    Delmer Barkley is possessed of a typically coarse Southern charm. A couple of piercings and faded tattoos adorn his body, accenting his semi-flattop haircut quite nicely. His voice is a bit froggy, no doubt worn from spending nearly a decade in th...

    by Shea Serrano on August 7, 2008
  • Just How Texan are Hayes Carll and Miranda Lambert?

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    Just How Texan are Hayes Carll and Miranda Lambert?

    Among the Carrie Underwood clones and Kenny Chesney knockoffs, country music has gotten interesting again -- and, as has happened so often in the past, a bumper crop of brash young Texans is right in the thick of things. Lindale native Miranda Lam...

    by Chris Gray on August 7, 2008
  • Kid Rock, Lynyrd Skynyrd

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    Kid Rock, Lynyrd Skynyrd

    Brash as he is, and certainly no stranger to the cameras of TMZ-type programs, Kid Rock has been underestimated pretty much ever since his 1998 Atlantic debut Devil Without a Cause took more than a year to go platinum (and then went platinum several...

    by Chris Gray on August 7, 2008
  • Sonny Landreth

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    Sonny Landreth

    Look in the most rarified air in the world of electric guitar, and Sonny Landreth will be right there alongside better-known names like Mark Knopfler, Mike Henderson and Richard Thompson. While the longtime Lafayette-area resident's own albums, like...

    by William Michael Smith on August 7, 2008
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    Rick Ross

    Some advice for plus-size Miami hustler/rapper Rick Ross based on his new album, Trilla: (a) First of all, don't do your shout-out track as an intro. No one cares that you like the city of Chicago. (b) If you're going to have DJ Khaled do an interlu...

    by Ben Westhoff on August 7, 2008
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    Johnny Rivers

    Younger folks probably think "Secret Agent Man" is just the snappy soundtrack to that recent Chase credit card commercial, but baby boomers know it as one of a string of tunes from Johnny Rivers. Otherwise, Rivers, now 65, is best known for improbab...

    by Bob Ruggiero on August 7, 2008
  • Totimoshi: Milagrosa

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    Totimoshi: Milagrosa

    With more than a decade of bashing out sludgy, Melvins-inspired heaviness, Oakland power trio Totimoshi takes a step into new territory with a considerably more dynamic sound on its fifth effort, Milagrosa. Joined again by Helmet principal Page Hami...

    by Dave Pehling on August 7, 2008
  • Sam Phillips: Don't Do Anything

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    Sam Phillips: Don't Do Anything

    The jewel-case graphics for Sam Phillips's Don't Do Anything dangle these teasers, all circled with red pen like a teacher ticking off major elements of a theme: "An album of intrigue, look at all you get -- moods and diversions of a natural star, a...

    by William Michael Smith on August 7, 2008
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    Single File

    Beck, "Orphans": You know, I'm liking this tune a lot more than anything off Guero or The Information -- and producer Danger Mouse might know Mr. Hansen even better than he knows himself -- but why can't the Beckster just get back to making lo-fi fu...

    by Ray Cummings on August 7, 2008
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    Building the Perfect Beat

    About a dozen up-and-coming beatmasters are scheduled to square off starting around 10 p.m. Sonzala recommends rappers and "all y'all in the industry" come out, because "you just might find your next new super producer." Also, Michael "5000" Watts wi...

    @ Rocks Off by clampdown on June 25, 2008 @ 2:10 pm
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    Here Comes the Black

    It's the first stop on their four-day "East Texas Tour" that brings them to the Stardust Room in Huntsville tomorrow, the Balinese in Galveston Friday and wraps up at the Revolution Cafe and Bar in Bryan Saturday. I don't know why more bands don't tr...

    @ Rocks Off by clampdown on June 25, 2008 @ 11:26 am
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    The Kids are Alright: Seventh Grader Reviews the New 3 Doors Down

    [The latest in our weeklong series of middle-schoolers weighing in on recent albums.] 3 Doors Down 3 Doors Down www.3doorsdown.com If you've heard of 3 Doors Down, then you probably know they have a new album. It's called 3 Doors Down ...

    @ Rocks Off by clampdown on June 25, 2008 @ 10:21 am
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    Morning MP3s: Two from the New Sharks and Sailors

    How about a little shoegaze (or is it post-rock now? I can never remember) with your morning coffee? Here are two songs, "Bricks" and the title cut, from Sharks and Sailors forthcoming LP Builds Brand New, due August 1. Both sound pretty Cocteau Twin...

    @ Rocks Off by clampdown on June 25, 2008 @ 6:05 am
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    Billy Gibbons Tells an Awful Blonde Joke: Video and Pictures from ZZ Top's DVD Release Party

    video by Chris Gray Press club listings editor Brett Koshkin told me something much funnier: One of his friends worked the graveyard shift at a Memorial-area Jack in the Box, where Gibbons was a nightly customer. "He'd pull up in this pimped-out For...

    @ Rocks Off by clampdown on June 24, 2008 @ 12:35 pm
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    The Kids are Alright: Seventh Grader Reviews Weezer's "Red Album"

    [All this week, Stevenson Middle School seventh graders are reviewing some of the latest releases for the Houston Press Young Writers Program.] Weezer Weezer (the "Red Album") www.weezer.com I don't think there is any other band like ...

    @ Rocks Off by clampdown on June 24, 2008 @ 12:05 pm
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