Last weekend I went to Raleigh, North Carolina for Hopscotch Music Festival. It was cool, and before I go on I want to acknowledge that there was plenty of cool to be found in Dallas/Fort Worth/Etc. music last weekend as well. There was a growing beer/music music festival featuring cool Cults and ... More >>
GC:: You'd better get used to Untapped. The Spune/Paste Magazine baby is beginning to spread out of Texas around the country, and the second Dallas incarnation (after a successful Fort Worth version earlier in the year) had shifted and expanded into the parking lot outside the Gilley's complex, comp ... More >>
Summer is coming to an end, but not without one more festival to tie the season up with a bow. Paste Untapped is touting about 200 craft beers on deck, so that ought to help you battle out the heat outside Gilley's. Hopefully they won't make the same mistake as The Mad Decent Block Party last week, ... More >>
One long, long year ago, some boys at The Common Table had a dream about a little craft beer party out on the patio. 'Well, maybe it'll extend to the street,' Corey Pond thought (or something close to that). That was back when little burgeoning hobby called "craft beer" was for a secret society of h ... More >>
Local bookers Spune have announced the Canned Festival for the first Saturday in October, an extension of their Untapped series of festivals. These festivals aim to combine high quality music and alcohol into one intoxicating day out. After the success of the Fort Worth event, there's also been a ... More >>
DJ INDO, born Ricky Roe, grew up with music as an integral part of his life, and it was his love for music, alongside inspiration from his father and brother, that led him to DJ. When he first got started, nearly four years ago, DJ INDO explored a wide variety of sounds: "I would try spinning all ... More >>
Droppin' Science Fiction (Definitive Jux)
Tuesday, June 5, at the Palladium Loft
Tuesday, March 14, at the Gypsy Tea Room's "Tea Room"
Monday, October 17, at Hailey's
Wednesday, September 21, at Hailey's
Saturday, April 16, at Hailey's
Shovel away all that Usher, Prince and Lil Jon you've been jamming and dig this year's buried black-music treasures.
Final Friday's growing fan base sends showcase to a larger venue
The Top 10 musical ties of 2002
Jurassic 5 knows the difference between hip-hop and rap
August 10; August 13
Plus: Hack Smack, Community Service
Blackalicious takes its sweet time moving from underground to overground
Hip-huh? Antipop Consortium doesn't expect you to get it at first.
Gypsy Tea Room