Tim Kerr

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    Steve Olson Has Come a Long Way From Appearing In Devo Videos

    To be sure, Steve Olson is the modern equivalent of a renaissance man with a street edge: he is a man of action, not bulky proclamations, weak dribbling philosophy or crimped visions. He steadfastly helped revolutionize skateboarding in the late 1970s, brainstormed the clothing line SOS, was cast in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2013

    Big Boys: Texas Punk Pioneers Find a Fresh Towel With LP Reissue

    Big Boys, the hugely influential Texas punk band that, among other things, inspired two Austin music festivals, have been getting some big press lately thanks to the reissue of their first full LP earlier this month. Industry Standard/Where's My Towel, a record born from Big Boys' frustrations with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2012

    The Texas 30: The Second Runners-Up, Albums 50-41

    On our computer, Rocks Off has been looking at that damn Texas 30 spreadsheet so long our eyes are frosting over. Monday we said about 400 different albums were spread across the ballots we received from almost 25 music-media wags across Texas. We looked at the sheet again after that and it was actu ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 14, 2012
  • Calendar

    July 30, 2009


    Tim Kerr invites some respected peers to join him at Domy

  • Music

    June 25, 2009

    Shacking Up

    A brief oral history of legendary Houston garage-punks Sugar Shack.

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2006

    The Fatal Flying Guilloteens

    Description: Austin punk legend Tim Kerr once called them "The garage-rock Gang of Four." Writing for Jeremy Hart called them "a dangerous band," "lo-fi, full-on rock," and "rock 'n' roll at its primal best." Members: John Adams (drums), Roy Guilloteen (bass), Brian McGuilloteen ( ... More >>

  • Music

    May 27, 2004
  • Music

    December 25, 2003

    Always Darkest Before the Dawn

    Trotting out the clichés for a year-ender piece

  • Music

    August 21, 2003

    Raking In the Chips

    Denton's Riverboat Gamblers know when to hold 'em and when to fold 'em

  • Music

    April 10, 2003

    Guilloteens II: Electric Boogaloo

    A legendary Houston garage punk band comes back with a new singer and the old one, too

  • Music

    April 3, 2003

    SMOM-my Dearest

    Sound Exchange's David Wilcox hopes to plant a Montrosian colony in the Second Ward

  • Music

    August 22, 2002

    Kick Out the Jammies

    Not even a baby boom can sidetrack Sugar Shack's garage-punk express

  • Music

    November 13, 1997
  • Music

    October 16, 1997
  • Music

    June 6, 1996
  • Music

    January 26, 1995