Paige Skinner, music and culture editor, has written for the Dallas Observer since 2014.
2 days ago | Things To Do
Friday Let's see, it's step, step, hop, turn, hop. Or is that hop, step, hop, turn? It's so tough to remember polka steps without a head full of beer. Never worry, though — there'll be plenty of dancers willing to show you the ropes at the Nationa...
4 days ago | Things To Do
Thursday The robots will soon overtake us, and Alexa will be their queen. The world’s most chipper shopping assistant is more intuitive than Siri, more confident and more pop culture savvy. It’s her job to connect you with you with binge-worthy, e...
9 days ago | Things To Do
Friday Addison might be known for its endless row of chain restaurants, but its food scene deserves more credit than that. Taste Addison is here to prove that even foodies can love the suburb. Blue Goose Cantina, Table 13, and yeah, On The Border ...
11 days ago | Feature Stories
Eric Nadel was aware of mental illness from an early age. His mother volunteered for an organization for emotionally disturbed children, and his family has a history with depression and anxiety. “I became very aware at a really early age that that...
11 days ago | Lists
Wednesday Metallica with cellos. That's all you really need to know about Finnish orchestral rock band Apocalyptica, which is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its debut album, Plays Metallica by Four Cellos. The group (which hopefully you've ga...
16 days ago | Things To Do
Friday Playwright Eric Tucker’s Cry Havoc! is a meticulously layered piece of theater. It functions as autobiography, therapy, social commentary, literary tribute and more. Tucker, an Army veteran, has done something of a mind-meld with Shakespear...