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Robbie Fulks

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    July 28, 2014

    Robbie Fulks at the Mucky Duck, 7/26/2014

    Robbie Fulks McGonigel's Mucky Duck July 26, 2014 Chicago songwriter and flatpicker extraordinaire Robbie Fulks made it look easy before an almost sold-out crowd at the Mucky Duck Saturday night. In spite of several quips about how hot Houston is in July, Fulks didn't even break a sweat as he rolle ... More >>

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    July 25, 2014

    South Mouth: Alt-Country Firebrand Robbie Fulks Returns

    It's been interesting to watch the career transformation of Robbie Fulks. The Chicago picker and writer grabbed some notoriety -- and a decent alt-country cult following -- after his frustrations with trying to "make it" in Nashville in the mid-'90s led to his did-he-really-say-that tune, "Fuck Thi ... More >>

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    June 24, 2014

    Upcoming: Ana Popovic, Crunk Witch, DJ Shadow, Jason Mraz, John Evans, Ringo Starr, etc.

    Adam Hood: Fri., Aug. 1, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-977-1962. Ana Popovic: Fri., July 25, 8:30 p.m., $68 to $108. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774. Atlanta Rhythm Section: Sat., August 16, 8:30 p.m., $88 to $128. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., ... More >>

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    September 30, 2011

    Hayes Carll Leaving Lost Highway After Declining Option

    As if we haven't heard enough news about what trouble the major labels are having and the changing business model for labels and artists, Rocks Off learned over the weekend that Hayes Carll is leaving Universal Americana imprint Lost Highway. According to Carll's longtime manager, Mike Crowley, la ... More >>

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    June 28, 2011

    Upcoming: Adele, BT, Engelbert Humperdinck, Shonen Knife, Etc.

    ​Adele: Tue., Oct. 18. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. Agnostic Front, The Mongoloids: CHANGED Mon., Sept. 19. Fitzgerald's. Bob Schneider: Thu., Aug. 4. McGonigel's Mucky Duck. BT: Fri., July 15. Rich's Houston. Cody Chesnutt: Sat., Aug. 6. Underground Live. Cymbals Eat Guitars: Fri., S ... More >>

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    May 26, 2011

    My Head Hurts, My Feet Stink: Five Songs For A Hangover

    funny.desivalley.com​Every now and then after a night out, Lonesome, Onry and Mean's head feels like it's been in a fight with some guy who owns a nail gun. While we may no longer be on a regular first-name basis with morning - nor, by way of waiver, are we particularly prone to over-serving o ... More >>

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    January 6, 2011

    Delivery Man

    Danny Barnes's Pizza Box unclassifiable but cohesive.

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    November 18, 2010
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    March 24, 2010

    An Americana "Billie Jean," Fried-Chicken Fight And More Great Shows From The Fabulous Satellite Lounge

    [Part 2 of a three-part series. Read Part 1 here.] Richard Thomspon: LOM's brother-in-law called us on a Sunday afternoon and said Thompson was playing the Satellite that night; we'd heard nothing about it. Thompson had just released his rock record, Mock Tudor, and we went what we thought was ear ... More >>

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    May 4, 2009

    Lonesome Onry and Mean: "Killing the Blues" with Plant and Krauss

    Led Zeppelin shouter Robert Plant and country/pop vocalist Alison Krauss seem like a highly unlikely duo. When I heard they'd made an album together called Raising Sand, the pairing seemed so odd I didn't really even want to hear it. I thought their two voices would clash like Lucinda Williams and R ... More >>

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    March 4, 2009

    MySpaced Out: The Whacked-Out Genius of Phil Lee

    I've been planning a MySpaced Out column based on an array of oddball songs for some time now, and always planned to include at least one Phil Lee song because the Nashville headcase has beaucoup odd songs. But the other day I was listening to some of his new stuff and thought, "What the hell - Phil ... More >>

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    January 23, 2009

    Lonesome Onry and Mean: A Tribute to Chris Gaffney

    Right on the heels of Wednesday's announcement of Vanguard's new Doug Sahm tribute album comes Yep Roc's tribute to Chris Gaffney, The Man of Somebody's Dreams. Ironically, it includes some of the same high-profile roots artists who pay tribute to Sahm: Dave Alvin, Los Lobos and Alejandro Escov ... More >>

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    January 13, 2009

    Lonesome Onry and Mean: Nicholas Tremulis Orchestra Coming to Volcano

    Nicholas Tremulis Orchestra with John Cale (third from left) As usually happens just after New Year's, bands and venues are scrambling to line up Houston gigs during South By Southwest. Under the Volcano (2349 Bissonnet) owner Pete Mitchell has scored an early coup, lining up Chicago powerhouse the ... More >>

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    November 25, 2008

    Lonesome Onry and Mean: New Records from Nicholas Tremulis and Felix Cavaliere

    Nicholas Tremulis with Robbie Fulks, "Mystery Train" Some killer records have recently fallen through Lonesome Onry and Mean's cracks, either due to a lack of space in the paper or LOM having just found the CDs under the seat of his truck. Yeah, stuff happens. The Nicholas Tremulis Orchestra's Pink ... More >>

  • Music

    October 12, 2006

    Robbie Fulks and Danny Barnes

    Robbie Fulks and Danny Barnes perform Tuesday, October 17, at McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk. Call 713-528-5999 for more info.

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    December 8, 2005

    Down-Home Delights

    Ten of the best from Nashville and elsewhere

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    June 23, 2005

    Ronny Elliott, with Ken Gaines

    Thursday, June 23, at Anderson Fair, 2007 Grant, 713-528-8576.

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    November 11, 2004
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    February 12, 2004

    Missouri Whirlwinds

    The Domino Kings have trumped Texas on their bid for alt-country success

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    January 22, 2004

    Gut Buster

    The sun is shining on Ralphie May, and he's making hay

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    August 1, 2002

    Big John and Little Joe

    Space City's tallest and shortest musicians rule the 2002 Houston Press Music Awards

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    December 27, 2001

    The Mild Ones

    The young gentlemen of rockabilly, San Antonio's Cave Catt Sammy

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    March 8, 2001

    Crap Shoot

    Nothing's guaranteed at SXSW - not even a seat to Dee Dee Ramone's show

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    August 3, 2000

    Rodney Hayden

    True to Texas

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    October 22, 1998
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    February 12, 1998
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    February 12, 1998
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    November 6, 1997
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    July 24, 1997
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