Carter: Back in the saddle

Back in the saddle… Richard Carter I had the opportunity to chat with some folks about the Morrissey show upcoming, and there are quite a few cats coming into town from Austin to see it. But it’s really not that surprising to see so many Wichitans returning to the place of their youth to see…

Carter: To Rage or to rage not

To Rage and to rage not Richard Carter Last week I was bumming around on a Saturday night and went to The Spot for music, and there was none. In fact, it was unnaturally quiet for a Saturday night at the Spot, and then someone said that DJ Markus McGee was spinning at Toby’s. And…

Carter: The Affiliation

The Affiliation. Richard Carter Last Saturday I finally got to see The Affiliation. The band is not to be confused with The Association know for such classics as “Never My Love,” “Cherish,” and “Windy.” The Association was kind of The Bread for its time. The two bands are very different things. So, The Affiliation was…

Texas Rangers early second half thoughts

I’ll start off by saying, if it ain’t broke don’t try to fix it. I don’t think the Rangers are broke, but they could use a little duct tape to make things better. Here are a buy viagra from india couple of trade ideas: 1) I read today that the Rangers are looking at acquiring…

Frisco RoughRiders Father's Day

To whom it may concern,
I had a great time this Father’s Day weekend with my dad and my son. We took a day trip to Dallas with a plan to “Meet the Rangers” and see a Frisco RoughRiders (Texas Rangers AA team) game.

Carter: Lounge and Karaoke

Lounge and Karaoke Richard Carter Had you asked me three-and-a-half years ago who my favorite local band was, I could have answered Dempsey and that probably would have been the right answer. The group had one of the fiercest set of originals that was getting played in the non-scene clubs, and musically they were quite…

Carter: Neckties

Neckties Richard Carter I am sitting at the Iron Horse Pub (Friday night) and the opening band is about to go on. The interesting thing is that the members are all in the 15-year-old range and they are from the Metroplex. The guys supposedly had some 12 or 13-year-old fans from Denton come by, but…