11 days ago | Arts & Culture News
Literary nonprofit WordSpace is set to open its 24th season this fall with poet, rapper, screenwriter and actor Saul Williams. He will headline the Dallas Poetry Slam at the Kessler Theater on Oct. 19. “It’s going to be a major event,” board presi...
13 days ago | DFW Music News
During live tapings of Ja'Cory King's podcast, things can get a little tense. King, who goes by Hollywood Kas, recalls a particularly impassioned debate during a taping at Deep Ellum's Drugstore Cowboy. "I remembering thinking, 'This feels like a ...
2 months ago | DFW Music News
When local rapper Nick Whitener was asked to open for three dates of a tour by internet sensation Cupcakke, he thought about declining. He reasoned that Cupcakke and Whitener, who performs under the name Raw Elementz, have styles that are too diff...
5 months ago | DFW Music News
Chilldren of Indigo's new album is a mélange of balmy, funky textures. On Indigo Soul, which comes out Thursday June 15, the hip-hop quartet fronted by rapper/singer Jo Indigo and guitarist/producer Jay Varela flirts with rather than commits to an...
5 months ago | Sports
R&R Boxing Club offers none of the respite its initials suggest. On a smoldering Tuesday afternoon, a dozen journalists are melting into their clothes, mouths agape at the sight of former Olympian Errol Spence (21-0, 18 KOs) on an assault...
6 months ago | DFW Music News
Gary Parks knows the power music has to tell a story. The veteran Dallas guitarist is also a film composer with credits including the 2006 HBO documentary TV Junkie, about a reporter's addiction to crack. Now Parks is applying his auditory storyte...