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    December 20, 2013

    Spotify Gift Cards are Stupid: What to Give to The Music Fan Who Already Has Nothing

    Deep inside Spotify headquarters, at this very moment, some poor marketing team is tasked with the idea of making Spotify gift accounts sound like a good idea for a Christmas present. I know this because I am too cheap to pay to make the Spotify ads go away. So far they've been wise enough not to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2013

    Celebrate CD Source's 20th Anniversary This Friday

    CD Source has been servicing Dallas' music needs for what will be approximately 20 years this coming Friday -- owner Lance Price opened the store on December 5, 1993. A lot has happened in 20 years: we've seen the digitization of music sales, a resurgence in the vinyl medium, the steady decline of t ... More >>

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    September 25, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 3: Lalibela

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 24, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 4: Bolsa

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 5, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 16: Pakpao

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    September 3, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 18: Local

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    August 29, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 20: Jonathon's Oak Cliff

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    August 28, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 21: Tei-An

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    August 22, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 25: Cafe Urbano

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    August 19, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 28: La Pasadita

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    August 5, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 38: Carbone's

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 40: Off-Site Kitchen

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

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    July 25, 2013

    Dallas' 50 Most Interesting Restaurants, No. 44: Pera Turkish Kitchen

    Leading up to our annual Best of Dallas® issue, we're counting down the 50 most interesting restaurants in Dallas. These spots bring something unique or compelling to the city's dining scene, feeding both your appetite and soul. Find more interesting places on our all-new Best Of app for iTunes or ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2013

    Johnny Marr, Minus the Bear, Avenged Sevenfold and More Top Show Announcements

    Johnny MarrSo, in the news this week Pope Francis said that he would allow sinners time off of purgatory if you follow him on Twitter. No joke. Just thought everyone should know. You can Google it after you read this less confusing post about show announcements in DFW.

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    May 30, 2013

    Lee Russell Has Tweaked Trees' Sound System and Started Working on Video Production

    As proprietor of what could possibly be the finest P.A. system in Deep Ellum, Trees' Lee Russell is a repeat guest in this column. We spoke to him in January about his jet engine of a sound system, installed at Trees, but he's up to more now. Much, much more. Now, before we talk shop, I have to ment ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2013

    Houston's New 311 App Sounds Awesome. So When's Dallas Getting One?

    On Tuesday, the city of Houston went live with a 311 app for smartphones. Downloadable free from the iTunes store, the allows residents to submit complaints and track their progress on the go. "Say you see a pothole on your street. Before you even leave for work you can walk over, launch the app an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2012

    Andrew Delaney Gives Us "Whiskey and Pills"

    Local folk-rock artist Andrew Delaney, along with his band, The Horse You Rode In On, has steadily improved over three years and two studio albums. He's created a catalog that isn't easily defined, yet is easily accessible. In a live setting, he and his band are able to give even his most intricatel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2012

    Tony Ferraro On the Soul of David Ruffin

    See also: Shiny Around the Edges on Death Grips, Patti Smith See also: Oil Boom on Donnie and Joe Emerson We've started poking around in locals' iTunes, iPods, Spotify playlists, CD players, cassette decks, turntables and brains with one question in mind: What are you listening to? We don't even c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2012

    In Honor of Titanic 3D (Or Something), the 10 Very All-Time Best Frozen Foods

    Yeah, we went there. Most of these are dessert-related. And might force you to face your childhood because most of them are also a bit nostalgic. Which may or may not be an indicator that we need therapy. 1. Lemon Chill Available at any water park, baseball stadium or outdoor concert in the hist ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2012

    Anthony Bourdain's Playlist: Sippin' on Gin and Juice, and That Better Be Fresh-Squeezed

    Anthony Bourdain recently created an iTunes Celebrity Playlist. And what does a playlist say about a person? Everything. It's their soul on paper. Bourdain isn't necessarily shy though, case evidence being his current media scuffle with Paula Deen. So it's no surprise that the unruly Ramones hea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2011

    10 Albums To Not Overlook In 2012

    In case you're already blinded by the golden aura of 2012's major releases -- The Shins, T.I., Soundgarden, Nicki Minaj, Mumford & Sons, Muse, Sigur Ros -- we want to make sure you don't forget about some other sure-to-be-top-notch albums that will see release next year. They may not shine on the iT ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2011

    Tim Halperin Reaches No. 1 on iTunes, Sly Stone Is Now Homeless and Other News and Notes...

    Tim Halperin​Last week we ran a quick item about American Idol contestant, Tim Halperin, and his publicity stunt leading up to the release of his new record, Rise & Fall. He was to sit in a mock jail cell at Plano's Shops At Legacy for 28 hours leading up the expiration of his dreaded American ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2011

    Q&A: Erasure Synthmaster Vince Clarke Talks Collaboration with Frankmusik On New Album

    A video clip from Erasure's 1992 performance at the Apollo in Manchester, UK Andy Bell and Vince Clarke have been writing pop songs together as Erasure since 1985, and they remain, to this day, one of the most successful British pop acts of all time thanks to their highly positive and creative nat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2011

    That's the Way Downloads Go: Now You Can Own Merle Haggard's Ron Washington Song

    ​I listen to something from this recording of Merle Haggard at the Longhorn Ballroom back in 1982, oh, probably once a week; never do get tired of "Mama Tried" or "Tulare Dust." And I still have that whole series of "That's the Way Baseball Go" T-shirts dating back to the glorious fall of 2010. Ju ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2011

    Music Video Monday: Demi Lovato, Fungi Girls and Gaston Light Each Release New Clips...

    It's been about a month since we wrote off Colleyville's Own Demi Lovato, saying that she'd been officially overtaken as Disney's top starlet by her BFF, Grand Prairie's Own Selena Gomez. Last week, though, Lovato struck back. Well, not really. But she did release the music video for her new single ... More >>

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    April 21, 2011
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    April 1, 2011

    Air Review Follow Good Records Recordings' Lead With New Single Release Model For New EP, Offers Stream Of New Song, "America's Son"

    Will Von BoltonAir Review​ Back in January, you may recall, we passed along a new Air Review track called "Waiting Lessons," which the supremely talented local band offered up to DC9 readers as a free download, all while warning that the song would not be included in the band's forthcoming America ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2011

    Download Soviet's DOOM Full-Length For Free

    Soviet​We've been high on fresh-faced local garage-punk upstart Soviet since, well, pretty much the second we first heard of them. And our appreciation of the band's aggressively slackerish approach has only increased in the weeks since, bolstered by the band's fiery, and sometimes confrontational ... More >>

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    July 21, 2010

    Staff Trax: The Books, Coliseum, Die Antwoord and Low

    Welcome to Staff Trax, the weekly feature here on DC9 where we shed some light on the music we've been enjoying of late, regardless of the touring or album release schedules that tend to bear the focus of most of our coverage. Consider it a chance for you readers to get some more insight into ... More >>

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    May 19, 2010

    Staff Trax: Kris Kristofferson, The National, David Garza, Fear and Phil Collins

    Welcome to Staff Trax, the weekly feature here on DC9 where we shed some light on the music we've been enjoying of late, regardless of the touring or album release schedules that tend to bear the focus of most of our coverage. Consider it a chance for you readers to get some more insight into ... More >>

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    December 8, 2009

    Not a Lump of "Coal" at All

    'Bout a week ago over on DC9, Pete posted some new Christmas carols from the likes of Dorrough, THe BAcksliders and A Bird A Sparrow, which, yet again, prompted me to dust off my copies of the long-out-of-print Honkey-Tonk Holidays: Christmas in Deep Noellum (released in '95) and 2000's Electric Orn ... More >>

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    July 6, 2009

    Dorrough Sets July 28 Release For Debut Disc

    At least in the confines of my office, where the above song gets played, on average, twice a day (a low estimate), this comes as pretty exciting news: Dorrough's debut abum, Dorrough Music, will see its official release on July 28.More reasons why you should consider this something of a big deal? S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2009

    Hear Here Holy Spain, See James O'Barr Cover Art

    Idol just announced the release date for Dallas punky power trio Here Holy Spain's debut CD, Manic, as April 7, though you don't have to wait until then to hear it. The album is streaming on the band's Last.FM site, and you can cop an advance copy through iTunes as early as March 3. But a hard copy ... More >>

  • Music

    January 29, 2009

    Submarines, Morning Benders

    Wednesday, February 4, at the House of Blues' Pontiac Garage

  • Music

    January 15, 2009

    Eleven Hundred Springs: Live and Boozy

    Eleven Hundred Springs took to the Double Wide to record a live show worth remembering (even if few in the audience will)

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2008

    From Dallas, a Potentially Killer App For the iPhone -- If You Play Chess

    Wired brings what could be big news out of a small start-up in Dallas that has the potential to become a strong player amongst those creating applications for iPhones. Newtoy mays be a new company, but its founders are familiar faces in the gaming industry: As Paul and David Bettner write on their s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2008

    Hey, Fight Bite's Emerald Eyes Finally Gets Its Official Release Today! Also: Some Insight!

    Fight Bite's Leanne Macomber at the band's CMJ showcase at Pianos in NYC. (Stereogum) Welcome home wishes are in order today for Fight Bite, Denton's sometimes polarizing, but definitely (ahem) buzz-worthy act. The band recently returned to North Texas after taking to New York City to perform as pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2008

    The Daily Show's Wyatt Cenac Digs Him Some Erykah Badu

    It's been a couple months now since 32-year-old Dallas native and Jesuit grad Wyatt Cenac launched into The Daily Show's cast by proclaiming that "George Bush doesn't care about Wyatt people"--and about the same amount of time has passed since Unfair Park talked to Cenac about his new(ish) gig. Bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2008

    DOMA XX: Best Record Store Nominees

    With our DOMA ballot online and ripe for your votin', we figured we'd give you some help: a daily breakdown of each category's nominees. Best Record Store CD World Recycled Books Strawberry Fields Bill's Records Good Records The good news: No Best Buys, Walmarts, iTunes or Amazons here, thank God. ... More >>

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    July 1, 2008
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    June 12, 2008

    Man Factory Talks Street Fighter, Picks Fight With Steve Jobs

    Ryu won't like Blanka when he gets angry... For many bands, video games are an amusing distraction at best. Practicing at the home of a member who owns a console can be a risky endeavor, as a spontaneous game of Halo or Madden might stretch into an hours-long tournament. That’s not the case wit ... More >>

  • Music

    May 15, 2008

    The Tomorrowpeople, The Angelus, Sparklepussy Barbie

    Saturday, May 17, at The Double Wide

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2008

    Last Night: Hoots and Hellmouth with Po’ Girl at Bend Studio

    Rich's newest girl crush: Allison Russell of Po' Girl.Hoots and Hellmouth with Po’ Girl March 14, 2008 Bend Studio Better than: Being in Austin watching their show amidst drunken revelers and secondhand smoke. In one night, I may have a new favorite band, a girl crush and a man crush. I’m s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2007

    Max Fischer in Dallas Tonight

    Jason Schwartzman as affable a movie star as you're likely to meet -- and you're likely to meet him tonight at the Angelika Film Center in Mockingbird Station, come to think of it. It's not often an actor comes into pitch a movie after it's in theaters, but in conjunction with the release of The Dar ... More >>

  • Music

    April 5, 2007

    How Would Jesus Roll?

    Your Official Easter Playlist

  • Calendar

    August 31, 2006

    Ma-ya-ya-ya-beh

    Candlebox treats you oh so bad

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    March 9, 2006

    Get Inspired

    Matisyahu pumps out the Hasidic reggae

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2006

    Oh, Norah

    When is the new Norah Jones CD not the new Norah Jones CD? When it's credited to The Little Willies, a band consisting of Jones on vocals and piano (duh), Richard Julian offering remarkably Lyle Lovett-like vocals and guitar, Lee Alexander on bass, Jim Campilongo on electric guitar and Dan Rieser on ... More >>

  • Music

    October 20, 2005

    Animal Collective

    Feels (Fat Cat)

  • Music

    May 19, 2005

    Gorillaz

    Demon Days (Virgin)

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