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Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Q&A: Guy Forsyth says ‘Music should give you the strength to say yes’

GUY FORSYTH, who will play San Marcos this weekend, comes by his sweet and salty mix of folk, rock, country and blues partially from a gifted musical ear that picks up the melodies in everything from a growl to a whisper.

Friday, March 19th, 2010

The Weekend: Green, musical and fun, like a leprechaun

The weekend in San Marcos is never at a loss for music, particularly at the end of a week when we lost a largely unsung hero of popular music.

Friday, May 1st, 2009

An Idle Word: Old but still weird

With the release this week of Bob Dylan's latest album, Mercury columnist BILL CUNNINGHAM recalls the artist's long journey from a man who "gave the town every reason to be nervous would one day be the guardian...