Allen Stone

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2014

    The Best Band and Beer Parings for Untapped Dallas

    This past March, Fort Worth hosted the spring edition of the Untapped Indie Music and Beer Festival. The weather absolutely sucked, but in a weird way, that made the day and evening a fun one, because the beer lines were shorter and the crowds in front of the stages for bands like the Joy Formidable ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2014

    The Best Concerts in Dallas This Week, 9/29 - 10/05

    If you're looking for something to do other than the State Fair, you've come to the right place. (If you're looking for some deep-fried food stuffed inside some other deep-fried food, then yes, the State Fair is your ticket.) As always, DC9 has a few music suggestions to get you through the week. Ka ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2014

    Untapped Fort Worth - Rain on 35 Denton Weekend? Surely Not

    Under a chilly and sometimes sprinkling sheet of grey Fort Worth sky that turned stout black sooner than usual, the second edition of Untapped Fort Worth successfully kept its attendees spirits high with quality ales and well-crafted musical performances. The several food trucks on-hand even lent th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2014

    The 20 Best Concerts in Dallas This Weekend, March 6-9

    Don't even talk to me right now, Dallas. Twenty notable concerts in the next four days? We don't have time for your problems, you need to figure out how to be at Childish Gambino and Bobby Patterson's birthday party at the same time. Oh, you didn't get a ticket to the Conan tapings? Cry me a river. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2014

    Untapped Festival - Band & Beer Pairings For Your Convenience

    The North Texas region has become a national hot-bed of craft breweries and general good-times which circle around sudsy concoctions. Aside from the growing numbers of top-notch brewers and hops-focused gastropubs of the Metroplex, the burst of can't-miss beer festivals has been as enjoyable of a be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in Dallas this Week, March 3 - 9

    Festival season is upon us, and just because there's no 35 Denton this year doesn't mean things have slowed down for 2014. This week Untapped returns to Fort Worth, Three Links and Mad World Records will each celebrate their anniversaries with fests, and the inaugural ONE FEST will spend the weekend ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2013

    Fort Worth Music Festival: Photos

    There was no better place to be Saturday night than on a hill in Fort Worth, watching the dust whip behind The Walkmen while the sun set over the skyline. Panther Island Pavilion, the crook in the Trinity River north of the city, is new and raw. Right now the infrastructure is basically nonexisten ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2013

    This Week's Top Show Announcements: Lil Wayne, Mumford & Sons, Keith Urban, P!NK and More

    It's all pop stars and mainstreamers today. Lil Wayne, P!nk, John Mayer, Mumford & Sons ... this is a show announcement post that doesn't happen all too often. Soak it in. But let's not lie, the biggest announcement is Lil Wayne's tour, especially since we've all been wondering if he's OK since bein ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2013

    Top Show Annoucements: Metric, Rodriguez, The Walkmen and More

    Metric Sunday, April 28, at House of Blues, $28-$38 It took them a little while (since the late '90s) but Metric has made it. Big. The group's 2009 release, Fantasies can take most of the credit for that when they unleashed the addicting, head-bobbing and shoulder-swaying hit "Gold Guns Girls." Sexi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2011

    Dallas Mavericks: Out With the Old (Bob), In With the New (Beaubois)

    ​Coming: Roddy Beaubois. Going: Bob Ortegel. While the Dallas Mavericks got a familiar face back at practice yesterday via their athletic French guard, they also said goodbye to the only TV analyst we've heard over the last 23 years. Beaubois, who broke his foot in August and hasn't play ... More >>

  • News

    April 16, 2009
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    February 12, 2009

    "The Greatest Regular Season Win in Mavericks History"? Let's Go to the Tape.

    Found this VHS remnant from the Dallas Mavericks' 1985-'86 season at Half Price Books over the weekend -- for the low, low price of $3.98. Fortuitous timing, to say the least, as tonight at 8:30, Your Dallas Mavericks play the Eastern Conference-leading Boston Celtics at the American Airlines Center ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 12, 1998

    Hoop dreams

    Kevin Sullivan devoted 18 years to working for the Mavs. So, was it worth it?