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.
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Tue 3/28Los Fabulosos Cadillacs has been making a fine blend of reggae, jazz and ska for almost 40 years. The Argentinian eight-piece has had many different members over the years with plenty of albums and world tours to boot. If you've never hear...
3 days ago | Things To Do
Dallas Comedy Festival Dallas Comedy House 3025 Main St. Through Saturday $10 For the last eight years, Dallas Comedy House has been steadily growing its festival. This year they have more stages than ever before (three), and in the future they ho...
4 days ago | Video
Soon, the Dixie Wax Paper building in the Elmwood neighborhood of Oak Cliff will be home to Dallas' newest co-working space, Tyler Station. But for now it's just an empty building, and a local group called Fugitive Fitness took advantage of that f...
4 days ago | Arts & Culture News
Cassandra Peterson, Greg Freres and Dennis Nordman will speak at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Frisco Conference Center Many actors setting out in their careers dream of someday tearfully accepting a shiny golden Oscar statue. But Cassandra Peterson, who...
6 days ago | DFW Music News
Morrissey plays Majestic Theatre on April 15 Few musicians inspire the adoration that English singer and songwriter Steven Patrick Morrissey does. Rising to fame using his last name since he rose to fame with the Smiths in the '80s, Morrissey is r...
6 days ago | Lists
A few years ago if you asked most people whether they'd pay money to be locked in a room by strangers, they would have said no. But suddenly "room escape" challenges are all the rage, and that's exactly what they entail. Most places offer several ...