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.
12 hours ago | Things To Do
1/17Ah, is there anything more adorable than a curly little carrot-topped girl belting out "Tomorrow," the iconic anthem from the hit 1977 Broadway musical Annie? Kittens, maybe. Or puppies. Bunny rabbits. Some toddlers. Orangutans. OK, off the to...
4 days ago | Things To Do
Art, Beats & Lyrics Gilley's Dallas 1135 S. Lamar St. 7 p.m. Friday Free If you find yourself struggling to answer the question "What is art?" you have the chance to bounce around ideas with fellow art and music lovers at Art, Beats & Lyri...
7 days ago | DFW Music News
There's a lot of bravado in hip-hop. Promoter Callie Dee depends on that to inspire contestants of her American Idol-style competition that crowns the best rapper across Dallas, Denton and Fort Worth. "In hip-hop everybody thinks that they’...
8 days ago | Things To Do
Tue 1/10Church isn't somewhere we often think to go when we want to broaden our horizons. It's a place to discipline your mind, sure, but expand it? Highland Park Methodist Church (3300 Mockingbird Lane) is challenging our preconceived notions wit...
12 days ago | Things To Do
First Friday at the Dallas Farmers Market 920 S. Harwood St. 6 to 9 p.m. Friday Free Look no further for your Friday night plans. The Dallas Farmers Market has it all: local merchants, artisans, brews, bites and live music to boot. The first 50 pe...
12 days ago | DFW Music News
Every St. Patrick's Day weekend, we host a concert at the end of the parade route on Greenville Avenue, and in recent years performers from Snoop Dogg to Josh Abbott Band have graced our stage. Those were fun concerts, but last year when we invite...