Caroline North is the music and culture editor at the Dallas Observer. She studied English at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio, and in 2012 returned to her hometown of Dallas, where she spends her free time seeking out new places to roller skate and play pinball.
2 hours ago | DFW Music News
Denton-based indie rock supergroup BNQT will play the Granada Theater tonight with Motorcade and White Denim, but before the show they invited videographer and Observer collaborator Casey Carr into their studio to chat about how the band came to b...
10 hours ago | Arts & Culture News
A Lifetime channel reality show that uses a team of relationship experts to pair strangers in wedlock is casting its next season in Dallas. Individuals who are "single and brave," "appear to be between 26 and 35," have "exhausted all dating option...
5 days ago | DFW Music News
Lukas Nelson, son of Willie, performed with his band, Promise of the Real, last week at House of Blues. His famous last name may the reason you attend one of his shows, but his talent is the reason you'll stay. His star wan't even dimmed when he s...
6 days ago | DFW Music News
If you were up late last night Googling that weird rash on your foot or reading conspiracy theories, you already know what we're about to tell you: Google Doodle is all about iconic Mexican-American pop singer Selena Quintanilla. Twenty-eight year...
13 days ago | Arts & Culture News
Last week, a giraffe was sent home from the petting zoo at the State Fair of Texas after several visitors documented its poor condition on Facebook. One woman, Stephanie Coon, posted a video Sunday, Oct. 1, showing the giraffe — which came from He...
13 days ago | DFW Music News
After Sound on Sound lost a major investor, talent buyer Graham Williams was forced to pull the plug on the second year of the Austin music festival just five weeks before 73 acts were scheduled to descend upon the Sherwood Forest. “We are extreme...