The Ups and (Mostly) Downs of the 13th Floor Elevators
Dropping acid was their thing, and deeply influenced their 60s psychedelic sound. Take a ride with the 13th Floor Elevators.
Dusty Hill: One Texas Fan’s Remembrance
The death of ZZ Top’s Dusty Hill wasn’t just a loss for the music world — Texas fans are feeling it in a particular way. Our writer explains.
ZZ Top Versus The Zombies
Before they were that l’il ole band from Texas, two members of ZZ Top were hired to pull a fast one on fans of The Zombies.
ZZ Top: Their Netflix Doc Is Not Another Texas Tall Tale
For fifty years (and counting) ZZ Top has been delivering their brand of Texas blues-funk. A new Netflix documentary captures their wild ride.
Vegas with ZZ Top: A Tale of Two Brothers
A last-minute invite to Vegas, an “all-access” backstage pass, a new nickname and some quality time with the band that defined his teen years. Oh, and a lucky casino chip. Here’s what can really happen when you meet your rock idols.