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    November 24, 2014

    50 Reasons to Be Thankful for Dallas Music

    Well folks, welcome to the best week of the year. "Why's that?" you might ask. Because Thanksgiving is this Thursday and it's the best holiday of the year. (Just ask our resident Englishman about it.) It's one of the rare times of the year when we all get to slow down, however briefly, and contempla ... More >>

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    October 17, 2014

    Texas Equal Access and Vice Palace Hold Fundraiser for Texas Abortions This Saturday

    Over the past year, access to safe and legal abortion has taken some serious hits from the Texas Legislature. After the passage and implementation of HB2, one of the country's most restrictive abortion laws, the majority of the state's abortion facilities were forced to close. In the wake of these a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2014

    Two Bronze Doors Is a Pillar of Dallas' DIY scene

    The thing about house venues is that they're always more interesting than public ones. Idiosyncrasies are the d├ęcor. Little trinkets here, deliciously askew lighting there -- tonight it's horror film reds and greens, like watermelons and glow sticks. The colors spill through the windows, out onto ... More >>

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    May 30, 2014

    George Quartz's The Last Resort Performance Art Triptych Concludes this Saturday

    Sand blankets a warehouse floor in west Dallas, a space aglow with the fluorescence of artificial tree-life. There's three bikini-clad women bathed in blood. An audience convulses like spirits locked in exorcism pangs. On the horizon sits the Dallas skyline, shimmering and stoic, like massive sticks ... More >>

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    May 8, 2014
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    April 25, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in Dallas this Weekend, April 25-27

    This weekender contains a very rare occurrence in which the majority (six out of 10) of notable live music events listed are taking place on Sunday. Maybe Dallas promoters will one day stop their tried and true method of throwing a dart at a wall calendar to pick a concert date, but until then, this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2014

    The 10 Best Concerts in Dallas this Week, April 15-20

    There's a lot going on that you need to know about before we get hit with a weekend full of high holidays. Easter, 4/20 and Record Store Day are important and all, but that doesn't mean you should just stay in all week and wait. There's plenty of fun to be had in the meantime, with these 10 non-holi ... More >>