2 days ago | DFW Music News
When he was a kid, Byron Neal won poetry recitation competitions because he could remember verses verbatim after one reading. It’s a skill that no doubt primed him for a career in rap; he now performs as Lord Byron. His dense lyrics...
3 days ago | Arts & Culture News
“Oh my gosh, it has been so crazy! An emotional rollercoaster for me,” says painter Matthew Brinston over the phone at 10 on Tuesday night. Over the past whirlwind week, he’s been putting together a redo of his joint art show with his wife, Marie ...
9 days ago | DFW Music News
The brick building at 3010 Gaston Ave. sits empty except for debris like red Solo cups and scrap wood. A Dallas Observer newsstand, just inside the front door, stands alone, left behind when the owners of the Elbow Room bar moved out. All of the f...
10 days ago | Arts & Culture News
Despite the seemingly endless construction of new high-rises throughout downtown, Dallas has long been associated with wide-open space. It's always been a metropolis inside cattle-raising territory on the Great Plains, so it's fitting that a new a...
1 month ago | Arts & Culture News
For one night only on a Saturday evening at the end of April, a private residential arts incubator at an undisclosed location in Dallas will host work by Los Angeles artist, Jay Stuckey, counterbalanced with a performance by Denton punk band, Thin...
2 months ago | Concert Reviews
Ariana Grande American Airlines Center, Dallas Sunday, April 9, 2017 In terms of pop stars who have graced the stage at American Airlines Center, if Adele is the chatty next door neighbor who popped in for tea and biscuits and a couple of laughs, ...