Don Caballero

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    October 21, 2011

    Last Night: Battles At Fitzgerald's

    Photos by Craig HlavatyBattles​Battles, Nisennenmondai Fitzgerald's October 20, 2011 Lately, this here fella in Rocks Off has been gravitating towards music with few or minimal words. Maybe a few yelps. Howls. Bloody-murder screams: The Fucking Champs, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Sunn0))), Don Caba ... More >>

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    May 21, 2009

    Flannel File: Primus

    Primus circa 1998, Copenhagen, DenmarkAs the title of this feature might suggest, '90s nostalgia is in full swing, and one of the orders of the day is reexamining the aesthetic reputation of bands we liked when we were teenagers but of whom we subsequently became embarrassed, swapping them in our es ... More >>

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    May 21, 2009

    Mostly Metal: Isis vs. Mastodon

    As you might read in the print edition of this week's Press, the experimental metal band Isis will be at the Meridian tonight. All of Isis' albums since 2002's Oceanic have explored similar territory: long, unhurried songs that blend doom-metal with the noodly, spacey guitar work characteristic of p ... More >>

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    February 6, 2009

    Saturday: Don Caballero at Meridian

    Perhaps Damon Che should have simply joined Creta Bourzia, rather than assimilating the Pittsburgh band into Don Caballero v 2.0. The allure of riding his own famous coattails certainly had something to do with the decision. It didn't hurt that the Bourzia boys were Caballero disciples, no doubt thr ... More >>

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    August 30, 2008

    Sunday: The Quietest Makes its First Noise

    Remember how cool it feels to say “I saw that band at their first show?” Well, here’s your chance: Local threesome The Quietest will debut at Walter’s tomorrow. “We’ve been preparing for this for like five months,” says guitarist/singer Wade Allen. We’d tell you to head over to ... More >>

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    January 10, 2008
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    December 27, 2007
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    December 20, 2007

    By the End of Tonight/Tera Melos

    A Complex Full of Phantoms

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    November 1, 2007

    Blades, Don Cabellero, Animal

    Local instrumentalists get things started for out-of-towners

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    August 9, 2007

    The Riff Tiffs

    Local rockers leaving Houston behind for college

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2007

    Choosing Her Battles

    Dusti Rhodes had a busy weekend. Here's her first of two reviews. If you were able to pull yourself away from the Pride Parade on Saturday and make your way downstream to Numbers, you were greeted with a few instrumental surprises. Admittedly, it wasn’t easy to leave the festivities along Westhei ... More >>

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    July 24, 2003

    Circuits of Steel Tour

    Thursday, July 24

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    January 3, 2002

    Party of Helicopters

    Friday, January 4