So, this is definitely a top-five weekend in North Texas music annually. We're flush with bands this time of year, what with the mid-size tour Mecca four hours south and four days away. But much of what's going on in the Metroplex in the coming weeks owes at least as much of its awesome to our own d ... More >>
Not sure if you caught last week's Show Announcements post. There was some pretty good stuff in there, especially now that we're entering live music's busy season, but week after week the House Of Blues listings catch my eye. It's one of the best venues in town. In fact, we gave it a Dallas Observer ... More >>
In this week's Observer, Catherine Downes talks Camera Obscura shop in advance of the band's Denton stop on Saturday night at Hailey's. Should be a good one, Downes writes, explaining that the band "was set for nothing less than indie splendor from the beginning." She gets into specifics, too:Camera ... More >>
Camera Obscura, Anni RossiThe LoftJune 16, 2009
Better Than: Staying at home and building your own camera obscura.
Radio has long lost its hold on the music-seeking masses, having essentially been replaced by music blogs, the seeming medium of choice for fans looking for bands ... More >>
In this week's print product, Observer contributor Elliott Johnston tackled tonight's Camera Obscura and Anni Rossi show at The Loft tonight--and he did so in a pretty interesting way, finding common ground between Camera Obscura and John Cusack's character in High Fidelity. Check it:Camera Obscura ... More >>