Jeff Gage has been in the alt-weekly game since 2009. He spent four years on staff at City Pages in Minneapolis and can confirm that he is indeed taller than Prince. (He went to the guy's house once. Kind of.) In April 2014 he moved to Dallas, and not Austin (on purpose), to become the music editor of the Dallas Observer. In spite of his hair, he harbors no fantasies of being a rock star, but thank you for asking.
2 months ago | DFW Music News
Father John Misty Weyes Blood The Bomb Factory, Dallas Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 Josh Tillman isn't quite the jerk that his detractors would have you believe he is, but he's OK with having you think so. Tillman, better known by his musical alter eg...
3 months ago | Concert Reviews
Fleet Foxes With Bedouine The Bomb Factory, Dallas Friday, August 18, 2017 For a few minutes in the middle of Fleet Foxes' show at The Bomb Factory on Friday night, Robin Pecknold was alone onstage. Dressed in black, the room dark save for the sta...
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Metallica With Avenged Sevenfold AT&T Stadium, Arlington Friday, June 16, 2017 Thirty-one years ago, Metallica released its masterpiece, Master of Puppets. Not that you'll see the group commemorate it with an anniversary tour: The Angeleno met...
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A crowd of people gathered on the front patio of Independent Bar & Kitchen's Regal Room in Deep Ellum as Medicine Man Revival neared the end of its set Saturday night. Suddenly, band manager Peter Klayman sprinted out the f...
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The Weeknd With Rae Sremmurd, Belly and 6lack American Airlines Center, Dallas Thursday, May 4, 2017 The Weeknd doesn't seem like he should be a massive pop star. Sometimes, anyway. The Canadian R&B singer is a man of split personalities,...