2 days ago | Columns
Late last week Erykah Badu dropped a remix of Drake’s club banger “Hotline Bling,” and it was every bit as bonkers as we could've hoped it to be. Cover song aren't usually Badu's thing, but c'mon, her son Seven Benjamin (of Andre 3000 lineage) eve...
3 days ago | Best Of Dallas
With the 27th annual Dallas Observer Music Awards just around the corner — in fact, voting is open right now at 2015musicawardspoll.dallasobserver.com — we're looking to spend the next several weeks taking the opportunity to highlight some of the ...
18 days ago | Columns
Selena fandom is serious business. Ever since the beloved Latino singer's tragic death 20 years ago, the devotion of her fans has reached the level of cult status and then some. From homemade art to full-on festivals and even lookalike contests, t...
23 days ago | Feature Stories
When he graduated from the University of North Texas with degree in psychology and philosophy, Christopher Brown found himself $30,000 in debt and short on job prospects. The Spooky Folk drummer took what work he could get, taking two jobs to cove...
28 days ago | Concerts
Do you hear that? It’s music — music coming from Austin and heading here to North Texas, meaning we don't have to go to Austin. We’re about to be in the midst of festival season in Texas, which means Dallas will be the fall bounty known as festiva...
1 month ago | Best Of Dallas
You have probably heard at least a thousand times in the last six months that DEEP ELLUM IS BACK, BABY! You might have heard this from, well, us and everyone else in Dallas. Deep Ellum is officially reinvigorated and revitalized, which means that ...