Art Brut - opened for The Hold Steady; drunken fun, charismatic lead shouter
Blondie - at Granada Theater, Dallas. Terrific show. Debbie Harry in fine voice still.
David Bowie - a rather short outdoor show in Dallas
Leonard Cohen - a religious experience. I wish I had the show on CD.
The Damnations TX
Devo - in 2006, so an aging group but surprisingly good
Bob Dylan - at least eight times - everything he does is incredible
The Flaming Lips / Matisyahu - I love a lot of the Lips, but this show was just OK; Matisyahu was mesmerizingly charismatic
The Gourds - in 2012, as part of a benefit show. Of course they did "Gin and Juice." Broad spectrum of styles. Lots of corn-pone dancing. Fun!
Guided by Voices - never been a fan, or owned one of their albums, but enjoyed myself. Loud, catchy songs. …