Colin Arnold

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2012

    Glimpse 2012 - Arts District - 10/19/12

    Glimpse 2012 Arts District Friday, October 19 After seeing the Dallas Chamber Symphony perform at Dallas City Performance Hall about a month ago, I started wondering who their audience was. Is it patrons who are already going to the see the Dallas Symphony Orchestra? Younger folks who want to enjoy ... More >>

  • Music

    August 30, 2012
  • Blogs

    August 22, 2012

    The Medium Is the Message: Checking In With Dallas' Tape Heads

    As with vinyl culture, cassettes never really went away, they just served certain micro-scenes a bit more efficiently. Nationally, cassette culture has been on an upswing for a few years, as CDs become increasingly inconvenient/obsolete, and the analog heads respond to the digital glut. Tapes used t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2012

    16 of the Best Local Releases of 2012 1/2

    As we wind down the month of June and find ourselves square in the middle of 2012, there's that old familiar nudge to gather, quantify, qualify and categorize the local music we've enjoyed so far this year. Here are some of of favorites.