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RIP, Glenn Frey of the Eagles

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Special to the Star-Telegram

So far, it’s been a really rough 2016 for rock music. Read more

The Eagles still get the best of our love

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James Glader

UPDATE: This Eagles appreciation was published in October 2013, when the band's tour came to DFW. We share it today, in honor of Glenn Fry, who died Jan. 18 at age 67. Read more

Time for an Eagles ‘History’ lesson

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History of the Eagles

UPDATE: This story was published in October 2013, when the Eagles tour came through DFW. We share it today, in honor of Glenn Fry, who died at age 67. Read more

KXT/91.7 FM adds Brad Dolbeer as assistant program director

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Courtesy of KXT

KKXT/91.7 FM, better-known as KXT, announced Wednesday that it has hired Brad Dolbeer as assistant program director. At the very least, this should mean more sunshine for Dolbeer, who has 25 years of radio experience, much of it in the Pacific N... Read more

20 favorite Motown performers

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Get in a Motown mood by checking out ‘Motown the Musical’ at Bass Hall in Fort Worth (through Sunday) and clicking through the slide show for 20 of our favorite Motown acts. Tickets for ‘Motown the Musical’ are $55-$132. For more information, go to Read more

10 surprising Motown acts

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Motown

Click through the slide show for some of the performers that you might be surprised to find out were on Motown. Read more

Lone Star Sounds: New music from Madame Mims

The Florida-born and Dallas-based singer, DJ, MC and producer Madame Mims doesn’t need much time to make an impression on her Parasomnias EP. Read more

David Bowie honored by Toadies with ‘Heroes’ cover

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Kirtland Records

Fort Worth’s Toadies have added to the tributes to David Bowie by posting a cover of his 1977 song “ Heroes” on the band’s Read more

Lady Antebellum’s Charles Kelley explores musical heritage on solo album

The stars will align personally and professionally for singer Charles Kelley in February: He is expecting his first child and releasing his first solo record apart from the country vocal group Lady Antebellum. Read more

David Bowie, RIP

To the end, David Bowie was inscrutable. Read more

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