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Dallas Observer

The Dallas Observer, founded in 1980, is a free alternative weekly newspaper distributed in Dallas, Texas

7 articles

X: Billy Zoom’s Out, But X Goes On

Report and Interview by Cynthia Rose, Dallas Observer, 28 November 1986

"THE ONE 'MESSAGE' X HAS AS A BAND," John Doe once told me, "is that whether you fit in or not, you can be ...

Dewey Groom: Longhorn Man

Profile and Interview by Cynthia Rose, Dallas Observer, 18 August 1988

"YOU KNOW HOW overrated this club business is, psychologically," Dewey Groom is saying, shaking his head. "People think it's a good-time job. They think it's ...

The Strange Odyssey Of Acid House

Report by Cynthia Rose, Dallas Observer, 23 February 1989

LONDON – On February 9, 1989, the mutant musical movement known as Acid House made it into The Dallas Morning News for the second time ...

Whiskeytown: Out of Town

Profile and Interview by Bill Holdship, Dallas Observer, 30 November 2000

THE GREAT major-label mergings and purgings of the last several years have lost hundreds of people their jobs – but another tragic result is that ...

Super Furry Animals: Rings Around the World

Review by Bill Holdship, Dallas Observer, 2 May 2002

WHEN IT DEBUTED with 1996's Fuzzy Logic, Super Furry Animals never even came close to figuring into the whole "Oasis vs. Blur vs. everyone else" ...

Ash: Free All Angels

Review by Bill Holdship, Dallas Observer, 5 July 2002

FREE ALL ANGELS finally hits the United States a full year after its release in the U.K., where it's been a huge hit. And fortunately, ...

Guns N' Roses: G N'R Whys

Comment by Bill Holdship, Dallas Observer, 19 December 2002

PRECISELY WHY Guns N' Roses' North American tour came to an abrupt end last week, days before it was scheduled to hit the American Airlines ...

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