Lyle Lovett

Rockumentary Review: Immediate Family

By Eileen Shapiro | November 16, 2022

There are always angels everywhere

The 500 Greatest Songs of the 1990s: 430 to 421

By Steve Crawford | July 15, 2020

98% of Texas is either barren or covered with strip malls and fast food joints. That other 2% is worth the exploration.

Oldies But Goldies: I Go To A Taping Of Elvis Costello’s “Spectacle” In 2009

By Iman Lababedi | March 28, 2015

Here is a story I wrote after watching Costello go on and on and on at a taping of his actually excellent when you see the finished product “Spectacle” talk show way back in 2009. Needless to add, Costello fans didn’t like it.

The A+ List: Lyle Lovett’s “That’s Right (You’re Not From Texas)”

By Iman Lababedi | February 4, 2015

That’s Right (You’re Not From Texas)” is a full blown, full band rip roaring triumph of jingoism. Better than Randy Newman’s “I Love L.A.” because Randy is all sneer and you have to look deep to see Lyle’s wink (it’s in the “the next time someone laughs at you” line).