Photo by Jason WolterJason Isbell (left) and Amanda Shires (right) are both more deserving than Chorney.The small world of Americana music is all a-twitter over New Jersey woman Linda Chorney's nomination for a Grammy in the Americana category. In case you haven't been following the story, Ch ... More >>
Alan Ball was known for his masterful use of music in Six Feet Under. He's lost none of his touch when it comes to his current HBO series, True Blood - which happens to be set in the Louisiana swamps, not terribly far from Houston.
Season 3, Episode 6: "I Got a Right to Sing the Blues"
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Holly Golightly may have unplugged, but the former member of Billy Childish's '90s UK garage-rockers Thee Headcoatees hasn't mellowed out. On 2008's Dirt Don't Hurt and the brand-new Medicine County, she and the Brokeoffs - aka Texas-born drumming companion Lawyer Dave - have been get ... More >>
Photos by Craig HlavatyIt's official: This author loves absinthe. Or whatever it was
that they were serving at the Music Gym off 6th
Street that they were calling absinthe. Who
the hell cares? It was free and it opened our SXSW 2009 with a strange and
weird sensation in the facial area. Plus, it m ... More >>