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  • Dark Meat with Quiet Hooves

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    Dark Meat with Quiet Hooves

    Folk-flavored Seattle trio The Cave Singers feature bassist Derek Fudesco (also of Murder City Devils and Pretty Girls Make Graves) and Peter Quirk, the gloomy frontman of post-punkers Hint Hint. At times, the Cave Singers' rootsy, haunted sound sug...

    by Chris Parker on May 8, 2008
  • Pennywise and Strung Out, with Authority Zero

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    Pennywise and Strung Out, with Authority Zero

    Change gets the hype, but most things stay the same. Two decades ago, Hermosa Beach [California] H.S. grads Pennywise represented something new, drawing on a still underground skate punk sound and its blend of chunky thrash guitar, shout-along anthe...

    by Chris Parker on May 8, 2008
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    Dale Watson, with the Derailers

    No one can accuse Dale Watson of not being country enough. The Austin-based, Pasadena-bred singer-songwriter, supported on this bill by Jim Dalton and Tony Nascar, has a bottomless barroom voice, a wonderfully baroque delivery and a pronounced orner...

    by Michael Roberts on May 8, 2008
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    Armin van Buuren

    Like '90s country artists making their bid for pop play, post-millennial European trance DJs increasingly are pushing their artist albums (as opposed to the innumerable mixes they typically author) into commercial territory. Like Paul Oakenfold's A ...

    by Chris Parker on May 8, 2008
  • A conversation with Mohammed Al-Farra of Palestinian Rapperz - Straight Outta Gaza

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    A conversation with Mohammed Al-Farra of Palestinian Rapperz - Straight Outta Gaza

    As a hip-hop quartet originating in perennial battleground the Gaza Strip, Palestinian Rapperz are currently serving as the archetype for a simmering Middle Eastern rap scene alongside scene patriarchs DAM, a Palestinian trio birthed in the slums of...

    by Shea Serrano on May 8, 2008
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    Pam Robinson Fights Back

    Walter's on Washington owner Pam Robinson just can't catch a break. Seven years ago, when she was Pam Arnold, she managed Walter's Icehouse on Durham. After it had been in business for seven years, a Dallas couple named Murphy bought a condo nearby ...

    by John Nova Lomax on May 8, 2008
  • Analog America: A Four Course Meal of Found Sound - A new compilation of old answering machine tapes reveals unguarded analog moments

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    Analog America: A Four Course Meal of Found Sound - A new compilation of old answering machine tapes reveals unguarded analog moments

    At Hollow Earth Radio's basement digs in north Seattle, station co-founder Amber Kai Morgan keeps a stash of answering machine cassettes in a Mason jar marked "beans." As self-proclaimed salvagers of prerecorded sound, Morgan and her boyfriend, G...

    by Brian J. Barr on May 8, 2008
  • J.D. Herman's Matagorda Island Discs

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    J.D. Herman's Matagorda Island Discs

    In this week's installment of Matagorda Island Discs, we have a little twist. J.D. Herman, former guitarist/frontman for punk-y trio Hayflick Limit and currently in the same role in new band the Castabouts, presents us not with the music he would ta...

    on May 8, 2008
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    Overnight Express: Simply Red Does Bobby "Blue" Bland

    To give Hucknall his propers, few British vocalists bothered to study the lessons imparted by chronically underappreciated (and underpaid) black American singers like Bland, especially in the days when Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Wham! and Duran Duran...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 22, 2008 @ 10:33 am
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    Q&A: Michelle Shocked Talks About God, Texas, Slavery, Mercury Records and the Lomax Family

    After signing to Mercury, her 1988 single "Anchorage" charted in America and overseas, and her major label debut album Short Sharp Shocked, which sported as cover art a newsman's picture of her in a police choke-hold at a San Francisco protest, was o...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 21, 2008 @ 12:24 pm
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    Friday Night: Ministry, with Meshuggah and Hemlock, at Verizon Wireless Theater

    Ministry, with Meshuggah and Hemlock Friday, April 18 Verizon Wireless Theater Better Than: Moping at home because you're the sort of atavistic dork who heard that they band wasn't going to play "Jesus Built My Hotrod" or "Stigmata" Download: With...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 21, 2008 @ 9:42 am
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    Friday Night: Shelby Lynne at Warehouse Live

    Shelby Lynne May 18, 2008 Warehouse Live Better Than: Any show in Vegas right now Download: This, for starters I've been around enough to know ringers when I see them, and the four men clad in matching black who walked out at Warehouse Live to ...

    @ Rocks Off by William Michael Smith on April 20, 2008 @ 3:47 pm
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    This Just In: Cat Power Cancels

    Pitchfork reported Friday that Cat Power, the New York-based singer-songwriter Chan Marshall, has been ordered by her doctor to refrain from performing indefinitely. Marshall, whose harrowing, emotionally stark songs were often overshadowed by her cr...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 20, 2008 @ 3:31 pm
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    Friday Night: Deadbolt at Rudz

    Be sure to check out our slideshow of Deadbolt at Rudyard's Billing themselves as The Scariest Band in the World and ragging on Dallas, Jane Fonda and anyone wearing Crocs, the voodoo surf punk band Deadbolt played at Rudyard's Friday night - ther...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 20, 2008 @ 11:40 am
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    Happy Record Store Day

    Today is Record Store Day, a nationwide promotion where independent music retailers want you to forget that your house is in foreclosure and gasoline is more expensive than champagne and buy some tunes using something other than a mouse. If you've fo...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 19, 2008 @ 1:36 pm
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    Weekend Music: A Speeding Motorcycle and Lots More

    Tonight, Austin's crack '70s and '80s cover band Skyrocket! heads gets down in Midtown at Sammy's on Main, while locals Thee Armada funkdafy Fitzgeralds with Westheimer Block Party standouts Mechanical Boy, among others, twisted California surf-psych...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 18, 2008 @ 2:18 pm
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    Chris Gaffney, R.I.P.

    Southern California roots-rock and alt-country singer/guitarist Chris Gaffney has died. In recent years, Gaffney had performed with former Paladin Dave Gonzalez as one half of the Hacienda Brothers and also, for the last nine years, in Dave Alvin's b...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 18, 2008 @ 1:26 pm
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    Last Night: Negativland at Rice University

    Negativland Herring Hall, Rice University April 17, 2008 Better Than: Someone leaping out of a van Old School-style, kidnapping and blindfolding you, then reading Scientology for Dummies through a megaphone. I guess. Download: Negativland's all-tim...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 18, 2008 @ 1:08 pm
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    Boogie Chillun

    Perhaps inspired by Miss Pop Rocks's ill-fated trips through Wikipedia's labyrinths of information, I set out this morning to round up a few of the worst tribute bands on YouTube and wound up sidetracked with this little video treatise on the boogie....

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 18, 2008 @ 12:51 pm
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    Mp3: Simpleton's "Milo"

    Here's a little nugget from the vaults. In 2000, when punk/rappers Simpleton released this, there was more excitement about baseball here than there had been since about 1986. The Astros were moving into Enron Stadium! It was Lima time! The Kil...

    @ Rocks Off by Houston Press on April 17, 2008 @ 2:14 pm
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