Jimmy Webb @ Musical Instrument Museum|2/1/13It's always interesting hearing an alternate version of a popular song. That's one of the appeals of live music. But that version is especially worthwhile when it's the original version by the original artist. Such is the case at a Jimmy Webb concert. A ... More >>
By the time he gets to Phoenix, Jimmy Webb expects to be over the flu that's been dogging him recently. The consummate songwriter of such iconic hits as "MacArthur Park," Up, Up and Away," "Galveston," Wichita Lineman," and "By the Time I Get to Phoenix," is excited to bring his intimate solo show t ... More >>
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Maria VassettGlen Campbell Comerica Theatre Saturday, February 18 Going in, there was a fear that Glen Campbell's Goodbye Tour concert would devolve into little more than a nostalgia act. That Campbell, struggling with the early onset of Alzheimer's disease, would duly try his best to work t ... More >>
Warren Jeffs survived self-imposed starvation.About three weeks after failing to starve himself to death while rotting in a Texas prison, child-raping cult leader Warren Jeffs has been released from the hospital and taken back to the big house.Jeffs, the former leader of the Fundamentalist Church ... More >>
Ashley Kingsbury was found in Galveston, Texas, this morning.The Tucson girl reported missing Monday has been found alive and well in Texas with a 19-year-old Utah man -- who apparently has an obsession with shirtless dudes -- whom she met online.Ashley Kingsbury, 14, was found in Galveston, Texa ... More >>
Valley celebrates African-American history and heritage
www.deadschools.net Senator John McCain hopes to be a different sort of "Great White Hope" for the memory of former heavyweight champion Jack JohnsonSenator John McCain isn't pulling punches in his effort to have former heavyweight champion Jack Johnson pardoned for a 1913 conviction. ... More >>
By Jonathan McNamara Houston Press, part of our Village Voice Media family, has shown true fortitude in its coverage of Hurricane Ike over the weekend. Read the Press' stories, see its photos and pass on the news about how our Texas neighbors are faring with the links below. Hurricane Ike Slams ... More >>
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(photo from Deagle's NutriMedical.com site) The Albert Einstein of moonbats? Maybe... I don't know how I overlooked Dr. William Deagle in my expose on the 9/11 nutters and the man who battles those nutters, Pat Curley, of Screw Loose Change. It's Pat's co-blogger James Bennett, the Mace Windu of de ... More >>
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